Newcastle United boss Joe Kinnear was rushed to hospital on Saturday as a "precautionary measure" after feeling unwell. The former Wimbledon, Luton and Nottingham Forest boss had been at the team hotel with his squad ahead of the Premier League clash with West Bromwich Albion. A club statement read: "On Saturday morning Joe Kinnear reported feeling unwell at the team hotel ahead of Newcastle United's game at West Brom. "After being examined by the club's medical staff Joe was taken to hospital as a precautionary measure where he remains under observation. "Joe will miss the game, with Chris Hughton taking charge of the team." NEWCASTLE FANS! Check FourFourTwo.com’s ever-expanding interviews archive for more stuff to read: Web Exclusives Les Ferdinand Q&A Joey Barton One on One Michael Owen, Kevin Keegan, Les Ferdinand, Faustino Asprilla Boy's A Bit Special Steven Taylor, Danny Guthrie Ask A Silly Question John Barnes Perfect XI Ruud Gullit What Happened Next? Tony Cunningham My Secret Vice Nolberto Solano, Sam Allardyce Plus! Rate Newcastle players (and others) on Talentspotter
7 February 2009
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