Newcastle United make huge breakthrough to increase St. James' Park capacity

Newcastle United form a TIFO prior to kick off of the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Everton FC at St. James' Park on October 19, 2022 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England.
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Newcastle United are set to expand St. James' Park after buying the land behind the stadium.

That's according to a report that states that the Magpies are to continue their stunning rise in fortunes and capitalise on the superb atmosphere at their Tyneside home with plans to extend the ground further. The feel-good feeling inside the stadium has been credited as a key reason for the team's success on the pitch lately.

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Mark White is the Digital Content Editor at FourFourTwo. During his time on the brand, Mark has written three cover features on Mikel Arteta, Martin Odegaard and the Invincibles, and has written pieces on subjects ranging from Sir Bobby Robson’s time at Barcelona to the career of Robinho. An encyclopedia of football trivia and collector of shirts, he first joined the team back in 2020 as a staff writer.