Coverage of the Championship clash between Birmingham and Newcastle.
Next Game: Newcastle United vs. Wigan Athletic - Saturday, April 1 at 3pm in Championship
Gylfi Sigurdsson celebrates opening the scoring during the Premier League game between Swansea City and Chelsea on April 9, 2016
Newcastle United keen on Swansea City playmaker Gylfi Sigurdsson?
Newcastle United boss Rafael Benitez reportedly identifies Swansea City playmaker Gylfi Sigurdsson as a potential target should the Magpies win promotion this season.
Mar 27, 10:10
Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez dreams of Istanbul ahead of his side's Premier League meeting with Manchester City on April 19, 2016
Newcastle United 'target two top strikers'
Newcastle United will reportedly target two top strikers this summer should they earn promotion back to the Premier League.
Mar 26, 18:13
Ben Gibson of Middlesbrough in action during the Sky Bet Championship match between Birmingham City and Middlesbrough at St Andrews Stadium on December 07, 2013
Report: Newcastle United interested in Middlesbrough defender Ben Gibson
Newcastle United are reportedly interested in signing highly-rated Middlesbrough defender Ben Gibson should the Magpies reach the Premier League.
Mar 25, 17:50
Big Tom Cairney in action during the FA Cup game between Cardiff City and Fulham on January 8, 2017
Newcastle United 'to make fresh Tom Cairney bid'
Newcastle United will reportedly make a fresh approach for Fulham midfielder Tom Cairney this summer.
Mar 21, 16:40
Scotland manager Gordon Strachan on the touchline during his side's World Cup qualifier against England at Wembley on November 11, 2016
Matt Phillips, James McArthur, Grant Hanley withdraw from Scotland squad
Matt Phillips, James McArthur and Grant Hanley all withdraw from Scotland's squad to face Canada and Slovenia due to injury.
Mar 19, 22:01
Steven Taylor in action for Newcastle on January 1, 2015
Ex-Newcastle United defender Steven Taylor: 'Sunderland is a horrible place'
Former Newcastle United ace Steven Taylor opens up on his 'hatred' of Sunderland and admits that he still finds it tough to get over previous defeats to the Black Cats.
Mar 17, 20:11
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Mohamed Diame retires from international football
Newcastle United and Senegal midfielder Mohamed Diame announces his retirement from international football at the age of just 29.
Mar 13, 15:32
Rafael Benitez during the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Swansea City on April 16, 2016
Rafael Benitez: 'We paid for our mistakes'
Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez admits that his side made "mistakes" after they suffer a shock 3-1 home defeat to Fulham.
Mar 11, 18:33
Dwight Gayle in action for Newcastle United on September 24, 2016
Team News: Dwight Gayle back for Newcastle United
Dwight Gayle returns to the starting lineup as Newcastle United host Fulham.
Mar 11, 14:17
Real Madrid manager Rafa Benitez pictured in November 2015
Rafael Benitez wants Newcastle United to have same success as Liverpool
Rafael Benitez believes that Newcastle United are a "very similar" club to Liverpool, and is hoping to bring them the same success that he had on Merseyside.
Mar 11, 09:55
The stunning Jack Colback reacts to a missed chance during the Premier League game between Newcastle United and Crystal Palace on April 30, 2016
Jack Colback: 'We're in a great position'
Newcastle United midfielder Jack Colback says that the club are in "a great position" as they gear up for the Championship run-in.
Mar 9, 13:49
Aleksandar Mitrovic strips to celebrate his equaliser during the Premier League game between Newcastle United and Sunderland on March 20, 2016
Aleksandar Mitrovic to leave Newcastle this summer?
Newcastle United are reportedly planning to offload striker Aleksandar Mitrovic this summer.
Mar 9, 13:40
Rolando Aarons of Newcastle United in action during the pre season friendly match between York City and Newcastle United at Bootham Crescent on July 29, 2015
Newcastle United's Rolando Aarons facing violent disorder charge
Newcastle United midfielder Rolando Aarons is one of seven men summoned to appear at court next month following a late-night brawl in Newcastle city centre in October.
Mar 8, 15:46
Harry Maguire for Hull on January 4, 2015
Report: Newcastle United interested in Hull City defender Harry Maguire
Championship high-flyers Newcastle United are reportedly interested in signing Hull City defender Harry Maguire.
Mar 5, 19:48
Daryl Murphy for Ipswich Town on October 5, 2014
Team News: Daryl Murphy up front for Newcastle United
Daryl Murphy starts up front for Newcastle United's trip to Huddersfield Town.
Mar 4, 16:38
Ayoze Perez of Newcastle United celebrates as he scores their third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Norwich City at St James' Park on October 18, 2015 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England.
Ayoze Perez: 'Newcastle United only focused on next game'
Newcastle United striker Ayoze Perez insists that he and his teammates are not thinking about promotion from the Championship.
Mar 3, 12:23
Karl Darlow of Newcastle United in action during the Capital One Cup Second Round between Newcastle United and Northampton Town at St James' Park on August 25, 2015
Newcastle United goalkeeper Karl Darlow hails 'massive win'
Newcastle United Karl Darlow lavishes praise on his teammates following their 2-1 win at Brighton & Hove Albion.
Feb 28, 22:27
Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez dreams of Istanbul ahead of his side's Premier League meeting with Manchester City on April 19, 2016
Result: Mohamed Diame fluke helps Newcastle go two points clear with win over Brighton
Newcastle United score twice in the final 10 minutes to record a 2-1 victory over Brighton & Hove Albion, a result which takes them to the top of the Championship.
Feb 28, 21:41
Yoan Gouffran of Newcastle United in action during the Capital One Cup Second Round between Newcastle United and Northampton Town at St James' Park on August 25, 2015 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England.
Team News: Yoan Gouffran leads Newcastle United attack in top-of-the-table clash
Yoan Gouffran spearheads the Newcastle United attack for their top-of-the-table clash with Brighton & Hove Albion.
Feb 28, 18:50
Brighton & Hove Albion manager Chris Hughton prior to the FA Cup Third Round match between Brentford v Brighton & Hove Albion at Griffin Park on January 3, 2015
Live Commentary: Brighton & Hove Albion 1-2 Newcastle United - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Newcastle United's 2-1 victory over Brighton & Hove Albion in the Championship.
Feb 28, 18:45



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Newcastle UnitedNewcastle38246870323878
2Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton38238763333077
3Huddersfield TownHuddersfield37225104743471
4Leeds UnitedLeeds382161152361669
5Reading38207115149267
6Sheffield WednesdaySheff Weds38188124839962
7Fulham381613966471961
8Norwich CityNorwich38169136556957
9Preston North EndPreston381512115347657
10Derby CountyDerby381411134138353
11Barnsley38149155555051
12Aston Villa381312133939051
13Cardiff CityCardiff38149155354-151
14Brentford38148166057350
15Queens Park RangersQPR38148164651-550
16Wolverhampton WanderersWolves37129164648-245
17Ipswich TownIpswich381015133847-945
18Birmingham CityBirmingham381112153854-1645
19Bristol City38118195053-341
20Nottingham ForestNott'm Forest38118195364-1141
21Burton Albion381011173953-1441
22Blackburn RoversBlackburn38913164657-1140
23Wigan AthleticWigan38810203144-1334
24Rotherham UnitedRotherham3845293387-5417