[Sunderland Echo] - United manager Alan Pardew is determined to strengthen his defence, having lost Steven Taylor to a season-ending injury. West Ham United resisted Newcastle's approach for James Tomkins – the centre-half has signed a new deal keeping him at Upton Park
[Sunderland Echo] - But the club's bid for Mariappa fell short of the Championship's club's valuation of Mariappa, who has 18 months left on his Vicarage Road deal. Pardew – who lost Steven Taylor to long-term injury earlier in the season – is short of defensive cover.
[Shields Gazette] - The striker suffered medial ligament damage to his left knee in last weekend's win over Aston Villa. And Pardew said: “It looks like he's got a bad injury, and that we've lost another one for the season. “He'll join (Sylvain) Marveaux and Steven Taylor
[The Mag] - Spurs didn't actually have that many shots on target but the goals they scored were from great positions where I'm sure Cabaye and Tiote would have given much better cover, as of course is the case with Steven Taylor…but don't get me started with Mike
[Daily Star] - Yohan Cabaye completes his three-match ban, Cheick Tiote is still on African Nations Cup duty, while defender Steven Taylor (Achilles) and midfielders Sylvain Marveaux (groin) and Sammy Ameobi (knee) continue recoveries.
[ChronicleLive] - Pardew said: “Hopefully we don't suffer any injuries at Spurs and we have the whole squad – apart from Marveaux, S Taylor and Best – to choose from for Wolves. “Besty, Sylvain and Steven Taylor the only ones definitely out for Spurs.
[FootballFanCast.com (blog)] - Steven Taylor has been sidelined for the remainder of the season leaving a heavy burden on Fabio Coloccini's shoulders. There has also been off the field controversy as well, the decision to rename the stadium 'Sports Direct Arena' after one of Mike
[Yahoo! Eurosport UK] - Yohan Cabaye completes his three-match ban, Cheick Tiote is still on African Nations Cup duty while defender Steven Taylor (Achilles) and midfielders Sylvain Marveaux (groin) and Sammy Ameobi (knee) continue their respective recoveries.
[London24] - The captain Steven Taylor is out for the season and his namesake Ryan Taylor joined him in the treatment room on Sunday. In midfield, summer signing Sylvain Marveaux has been out of action since November, Yohan Cabaye is suspended and the combative
[Yahoo! Eurosport UK] - Midfielder Yohan Cabaye serves the second game of his three-match suspension after being found guilty of violent conduct, while defender Steven Taylor (Achilles) and midfielders Sylvain Marveaux (groin) and Sammy Ameobi (knee) continue their respective
[Journal Live] - Santon was given a gradual introduction to life in England by Alan Pardew but has been an ever-present since helping to avert a defensive crisis in the wake of injuries to Fabricio Coloccini and Steven Taylor. He has certainly added an attacking
[WhatCulture!] - Aside from the aforementioned International duties, Newcastle are missing long term absentees Steven Taylor and Sylvain Marveaux. A late fitness test will be given to both Yohan Cabaye (who was stretched off last week after Sean Derry assaulted him at
[WhatCulture!] - Steven Taylor, Sylvain Marveaux, Sammy Ameobi, Steve Harper and Nile Ranger though remain on the injured list. Blackburn (from): Robinson, Martin Olsson, Givet, Dann, Dunn, Pedersen, Petrovic, Nzonzi, Lowe, Hoilett, Goodwillie, Bunn, Hanley, Henley
[Journal Live] - Plus, Newcastle defender Steven Taylor suffered a nasal injury last season and within a fortnight was back in action thanks to the aid of a mask. City to Wearside next week might be a more feasible option. The head of Sunderland's medical department
[WhatCulture!] - Adding to that the high-profile capture of Papiss Demba Cisse from Freiburg to join hotshot Demba Ba up-front and Newcastle fans can certainly count themselves lucky: it seems Mike Ashley's Grand Plan isn't all bad, even if Steven Taylor's season