Remi Garde's side were beaten by Manchester City on the weekend.
The former Toon striker believes the upcoming North-East derby will determine who says and who goes in the Premier League.
Wolverhampton Wanderers have received an approach from Huddersfield Town for Rajiv van la Parra.
Christian Benteke is reportedly fighting to save his Liverpool career, but the Merseyside giants should not be considering an exit for the Belgian forward.
Everton suffered another poor defeat to West Ham on Saturday.
Former Premier League outfit Leeds United are now an also-ran in the Championship.
Burnley, Middlesbrough, Hull City, Brighton & Hove Albion, Derby County and Sheffield Wednesday are all in contention to be promoted from the Championship.
West Ham United's Dimitri Payet and Arsenal's Mesut Ozil have been compered throughout the campaign so far.
The Newcastle United boss is coming under increased pressure at St James' Park.
The ex-Liverpool striker seemed pleased with the striker's display against Crystal Palace from the bench.
The amount of high-yield — and high-risk — debt issued in in Europe, the Middle East and Africa last month slumped to a seven-year low, Moody's Investors Service said on Thursday.
The DR Congo national team is calling and his former England under-21 boss believes Afobe should follow his heart.
The Waltons, already the wealthiest family in the US with an estimated $149bn fortune, added a further $5bn last year from dividends and share buybacks at Walmart.