Tyne Tees Sport

The latest North East sports news, including football results and transfer news for Newcastle, Sunderland, Middlesbrough, Hartlepool and York City.

View all 358 updates ›

Chelsea make official bid for NUFC's Demba Ba

Newcastle United have confirmed that Chelsea Football Club has made an official offer for player Demba Ba, triggering the release clause in the player’s contract.

The Club has given the player permission to speak to Chelsea FC and therefore he will not be included in the squad for tonight’s game against Everton.

More on this story