Newcastle player Gabriel Obertan celebrates his goal with team mates during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Leicester City at St James' Park on October 18, 2014
Result: Obertan fires Newcastle to first win
Newcastle United win their first game of the Premier League season as Gabriel Obertan's 71st-minute strike fires them to a 1-0 victory over Leicester City.
Reaction
Steven Taylor of Newcastle controls the ball during the Pre Season Friendly match between Rangers and Newcastle United at Ibrox Stadium on August 06, 2013
Steven Taylor: First win can be "turning point"
Newcastle United defender Steven Taylor feels that his side can kick on up the Premier League table after securing their first win of the season last Saturday.
Oct 21, 04:39
Wes Morgan celebrates scoring the opener for Leicester in their friendly with Werder Bremen on August 9, 2014
Wes Morgan: 'We can't feel sorry for ourselves'
Wes Morgan says that Leicester City cannot feel sorry for themselves following their defeat at Newcastle United.
Oct 20, 11:14
Newcastle player Gabriel Obertan celebrates his goal with team mates during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Leicester City at St James' Park on October 18, 2014
Alan Pardew: 'Gabriel Obertan can be a great player for Newcastle United'
Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew believes that Gabriel Obertan can still be a "great player" for the Magpies after ending a two-year wait for a Premier League goal.
Oct 19, 09:56
Jack Colback of Newcastle United in action against Oldham Athletic during the pre season friendly at SportsDirect.com Park on July 15, 2014
Jack Colback: First win "a massive relief"
Newcastle United midfielder Jack Colback admits that he and his teammates were relieved to pick up their first Premier League win of the season against Leicester City.
Oct 19, 03:10
Newcastle player Gabriel Obertan celebrates his goal with team mates during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Leicester City at St James' Park on October 18, 2014
Alan Pardew warns Newcastle United to maintain momentum
Alan Pardew urges his Newcastle United team to build on their 1-0 win over Leicester City after ending a seven-game winless streak in the Premier League.
Oct 19, 01:59
Alan Pardew, manager of Newcastle United gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Crystal Palace at St James' Park on August 30, 2014
Alan Pardew "proud" of Newcastle United performance
Alan Pardew admits that he is "proud" of his Newcastle United players having seen them pick up their first Premier League win of the season with victory over Leicester.
Oct 18, 20:11
Alan Pardew, manager of Newcastle United gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Crystal Palace at St James' Park on August 30, 2014
Alan Pardew: 'Mike Ashley is happy with win'
Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew reveals that chairman Mike Ashley congratulated the players following their first win of the Premier League season.
Oct 18, 18:56
Leicester City's Argentinian midfielder Esteban Cambiasso vies with Newcastle United's Dutch midfielder Vurnon Anita during the English Premier League football match between Newcastle United and Leicester City at St James' Park in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, nor
Leicester City captain Wes Morgan: Newcastle United loss "hard to take"
Leicester captain Wes Morgan admits that the 1-0 loss to Newcastle is "hard to take" after Gabriel Obertan's first Premier League goal since 2012 snatched United victory.
Oct 18, 18:40
Leicester City manager Nigel Pearson looks on as the players warm up prior to the Pre-Season Friendly match between MK Dons and Leicester City on August 4, 2014
Nigel Pearson: "We had enough chances"
Leicester City manager Nigel Pearson believes that his side "had enough chances" to beat Newcastle, rather than leave St James' Park with a 1-0 defeat.
Oct 18, 18:36
Newcastle player Gabriel Obertan celebrates his goal with team mates during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Leicester City at St James' Park on October 18, 2014
Gabriel Obertan: 'Win can be turning point for Newcastle United'
Newcastle United winger Gabriel Obertan hopes that the team's first win of the season - a 1-0 home victory over Leicester City will be a "turning point" for the club.
Oct 18, 18:22
The Match
Player Ratings
Sports Mole looks at how the players fared in Newcastle United's crucial 1-0 win over Leicester City at St James' Park.
Analysis
Sports Mole takes a closer look at Newcastle United's vital 1-0 win over Leicester City as the Magpies kickstarted their Premier League season.
Match Report
Newcastle United win their first game of the Premier League season as Gabriel Obertan's 71st-minute strike fires them to a 1-0 victory over Leicester City.
Live Commentary
Relive all of the action of Newcastle's maiden Premier League win in Sports Mole's text commentary of the 1-0 victory over Leicester City.
HT Report
Newcastle United and Leicester City are level in their Premier League clash at the break at 0-0 at St James' Park as neither side can force a breakthrough.
Team News
Newcastle United boss Alan Pardew makes one change to his side to take on Leicester City in his team's Premier League clash at St James' Park this afternoon.
Preview
Sports Mole previews the Premier League clash between Newcastle and Leicester as under-fire Magpies boss Alan Pardew desperately seeks a first win of the season.
Head to Head
Jan 30, 2010 3pm
Leicester
0-0
Newcastle

Wellens (17'), Berner (42'), Oakley (72')
Wellens (30')

Williamson (62')
Aug 31, 2009 3pm
Newcastle
1-0
Leicester
Guthrie (52')
Guthrie (73')

Berner (78')
Feb 7, 2004 3pm
Newcastle
3-1
Leicester
Jenas (59'), Ameobi (30'), Taggart (37' og.)
Ambrose (86')

Thatcher (45'), Dickov (75')
Dec 26, 2003 3pm
Jan 19, 2002 3pm
Build-up
Cheik Tiote of Newcastle United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Newcastle United at the Etihad Stadium on August 19, 2013
Cheick Tiote injured in Newcastle United warm-up
Newcastle United midfielder Cheick Tiote will miss his side's clash against Leicester City after injuring himself in the warm-up and will be replaced by Vurnon Anita.
Oct 18, 15:58
General Views of St James Park before the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Swansea City at St James Park on April 19, 2014
Newcastle United, Leicester City kickoff delayed due to scoreboard concerns
The kickoff time for Newcastle United and Leicester City is delayed due to concerns over a scoreboard at St James' Park.
Oct 18, 14:39
Gabriel Obertan of Newcastle United in action during the Pre Season Friendly match between Motherwell and Newcastle United at Fir Park on July 16, 2013
Alan Pardew: Gabriel Obertan "has to deliver week in, week out"
Alan Pardew hails Gabriel Obertan ahead of Newcastle's crucial home game against Leicester City today.
Oct 18, 06:55
Leicester's Daniel Drinkwater celebrates after scoring a late equaliser against Watford during their Championship match on February 8, 2014
Danny Drinkwater: 'We need to keep the Newcastle United crowd quiet'
Leicester City midfielder Danny Drinkwater feels that his side have a good chance of taking three points against Newcastle United if they can keep the home crowd quiet.
Oct 18, 03:22
Alan Pardew manager of Newcastle United looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Newcastle United at Britannia Stadium on September 29, 2014
Alan Pardew: 'We're desperate for a win'
Newcastle United boss Alan Pardew concedes that his side are in dire need of a victory in their matchup against Leicester City at St James' Park.
Oct 18, 02:46
Alan Pardew manager of Newcastle United looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Newcastle United at Britannia Stadium on September 29, 2014
Alan Pardew "focused" on getting first win
Alan Pardew calls on his Newcastle United squad to show more consistency on the field as they go in search of a first league win this season.
Oct 17, 07:47
Alan Pardew manager of Newcastle United looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Newcastle United at Britannia Stadium on September 29, 2014
Alan Shearer urges Newcastle United to find first win
Alan Shearer warns winless Newcastle United that their season must start with a win at home to Leicester City on Saturday.
Oct 16, 01:09
Tim Krul the Newcastle United goalkeeper reacts following the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Fulham at St James' Park on August 31, 2013
Newcastle United goalkeeper Tim Krul 'should be fit to face Leicester City'
Newcastle goalkeeper Tim Krul is not expected to miss any action after it was revealed that the elbow injury he suffered on international duty is only "very minor".
Oct 15, 15:33



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