The Magpies tweeted a message wishing the SJP academy graduate and ex-player all the best after retiring aged 39.
Today marks 17 years since the Magpies claimed their record Premier League win as they smashed eight without reply past a hapless Sheffield Wednesday
Here's a lineup of Fulham's best players since they first competed in the Premier League in 2001.
Norwood has completed a move to the south coast from Reading.
Robbie Elliott suggests that Aaron Hughes would be a good signing for Newcastle United in the summer transfer window.
Former Northern Ireland manager Nigel Worthington has warned of Kyle Lafferty's tendency to self-destruct.
Liverpool maintained their unbeaten record in the Premier League this season when they saw off Everton last night.
Tottenham Hotspur were beaten 2-1 by Manchester United at Old Trafford this evening.
Tottenham Hotspur stopper Paulo Gazzaniga was overworked at Old Trafford last night, as Jose Mourinho's side sunk to defeat.
The Ibrox defender did not have a great night for Rangers.
Christian Eriksen is yet to start a game for Tottenham Hotspur since Jose Mourinho took charge.
Arsenal defender Calum Chambers has been used at right-back and centre-back by his club this season.
The Liverpool midfielder has struggled in a major way since moving to Anfield.
Chelsea's development side were beaten 3-2 in the Football League Trophy last night.
Ibrox side Glasgow Rangers and Celtic do battle at Hampden Park this weekend.
Dominic Solanke is yet to score for Eddie Howe's Cherries since his £19m move from Premier League leaders Liverpool 11 months ago.