Wonga CEO 'delighted' to reinstate stadium name

"We've been following the controversy over the stadium naming rights and we're fans ourselves - football fans - and we totally get the passion that comes with football," said Wonga CEO and founder Errol Damelin.

"We listened to the fans - the fans want it to be called St James' Park, and we're delighted to be able to be part of solving that problem."


Anger at Newcastle Wonga deal

Newcastle United's decision to agree a sponsorship deal with payday loan company Wonga has prompted an angry reaction in the North East.