Newcastle suffer relegation in 2016 The Magpies last suffered relegation in season 2015/16 after an absolutely woeful campaign in the English top-flight. The Magpies were in their sixth straight season in the Premier League, but they only beat the drop the previous season by recording a 2-0 win over West Ham.
What year did Newcastle come 2nd in the Premier League?
In January 1996, United were 12 points clear at the top of the table but a dip in form, allied with Manchester United's relentless form under Alex Ferguson (later Sir Alex), saw that cut and eventually Keegan's side were pipped into second.
Who is Newcastle's biggest rival?
Sunderland The Tyne–Wear derby, also known as the Wear–Tyne derby or the North East derby, is a local derby between the association football clubs Sunderland and Newcastle United. The derby is an inter-city rivalry in North East England with the two cities of Sunderland and Newcastle upon Tyne just 12 miles (19 km) apart.
When was Newcastle last league title?
Newcastle United - honours
Has Liverpool ever been relegated?
Next, Manchester United, who have won the most Premier League titles (13), have been in the top-flight since 1975/76. Liverpool have also never been relegated from the Premier League, staying in the top-flight since 1962/63.
How many Premier league trophies have Newcastle won?
Four occasions A chart showing the progress of Newcastle United Football Club from its entry into the League in 1894 to the present. Newcastle have won the league on four occasions. The first record of football being played on Tyneside dates from 3 March 1877 at Elswick Rugby Club.