Newcastle United news: Ashley's shock revelation, Benitez's clearout

Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley made today's headlines a rare interview.

Tuesday, 22nd March 2016, 10:40 am
Updated Tuesday, 22nd March 2016, 10:54 am
Aleksandar Mitrovic

The billionaire, involved in a stand-off with MPs over his reluctance to appear before Business, Innovation and Skills Committee, has made an astonishing revelation about the relegation-threatened club's finances.

Also, find out why derby goalscorer Aleksandar Mitrovic has apologised to club doctor Paul Catterson here.

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Striker Papiss Cisse made his comeback from long-term injury in Sunday's 1-1 draw against Sunderland.

Finally, we have some positive injury news ahead of the April 2 game against relegation rivals Norwich City at Carrow Road.