Tributes to the Newcastle United fans killed in Malaysia Airlines crash

Newcastle United have set up an area around the Sir Bobby Robson memorial statue for fans to pay their respects.

12.45pm Friday 18th July 2014

Tributes to the Newcastle United fans killed in Malaysia Airlines crash

Newcastle United have set up an area around the Sir Bobby Robson memorial statue for fans to pay their respects.

12.45pm Friday 18th July 2014

Tributes to the Newcastle United fans killed in Malaysia Airlines crash

Newcastle United have set up an area around the Sir Bobby Robson memorial statue for fans to pay their respects.

12.46pm Friday 18th July 2014

Tributes to the Newcastle United fans killed in Malaysia Airlines crash

Newcastle United have set up an area around the Sir Bobby Robson memorial statue for fans to pay their respects.

12.46pm Friday 18th July 2014

Tributes to the Newcastle United fans killed in Malaysia Airlines crash

Newcastle fan Liam Sweeney who was on board the Malaysia Airlines flight when it was shot down over Ukraine

1.26pm Friday 18th July 2014

Tributes to the Newcastle United fans killed in Malaysia Airlines crash

Newcastle fan John Alder who was killed when a Malaysia Airlines plane was shot down over Ukraine

2.50pm Friday 18th July 2014

Tributes to the Newcastle United fans killed in Malaysia Airlines crash

Liam Sweeney, who died in the Malaysia Airlines crash, pictured aged 5

4.25pm Friday 18th July 2014

Tributes to the Newcastle United fans killed in Malaysia Airlines crash

Devoted Newcastle fan, Liam Sweeney, pictured aged 11

4.26pm Friday 18th July 2014

Tributes to the Newcastle United fans killed in Malaysia Airlines crash

Liam Sweeney, pictured aged 17. His brother Marc said today: "Our Liam was such a lovely lad and a loyal Newcastle United fan, he loved that club, they were his everything."

4.26pm Friday 18th July 2014

Tributes to the Newcastle United fans killed in Malaysia Airlines crash

Liam Sweeney, pictured aged 25

4.30pm Friday 18th July 2014

Tributes to the Newcastle United fans killed in Malaysia Airlines crash

Liam Sweeney, pictured aged 28. His family said today: "We all can't believe it, he was so happy when he managed to afford to go to New Zealand to follow his team- we've had some lovely messages from everyone that knew him."

4.34pm Friday 18th July 2014

Tributes to the Newcastle United fans killed in Malaysia Airlines crash

Liam Sweeney's father Barry Sweeney, holding a picture of his son aged 11

4.34pm Friday 18th July 2014

Tributes to the Newcastle United fans killed in Malaysia Airlines crash

A friend of Newcastle United fans John Alder and Liam Sweeney, who both lost their lives on Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 yesterday takes a moment to look at the tributes left at the Sir Bobby Robson statue outside St James' Park this morning

4.35pm Friday 18th July 2014

Tributes to the Newcastle United fans killed in Malaysia Airlines crash

A friend of Newcastle United fans John Alder and Liam Sweeney, who both lost their lives on Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 yesterday takes a moment to look at the tributes left at the Sir Bobby Robson statue outside St James' Park this morning

4.35pm Friday 18th July 2014

Tributes to the Newcastle United fans killed in Malaysia Airlines crash

Tributes left at the Sir Bobby Robson statue outside St James' Park this morning

4.35pm Friday 18th July 2014

Tributes to the Newcastle United fans killed in Malaysia Airlines crash

Liam Sweeney's father Barry Sweeney visits the memorial to his son at the Sir Bobbby Robson statue at St James' Park, Newcastle.

6.07pm Friday 18th July 2014

Tributes to the Newcastle United fans killed in Malaysia Airlines crash

Mourners visit the tribute to Liam Sweeney and John Alder at St James' Park.

6.07pm Friday 18th July 2014

Tributes to the Newcastle United fans killed in Malaysia Airlines crash

Pictured is Ivan and Beverley Sweeney, uncle and auntie of Liam Sweeney, a passenger on flight MH17, with their two sons Joe and Daniel lookinh at the floral tributes left by football fans at St James Park

1.50pm Monday 21st July 2014

Tributes to the Newcastle United fans killed in Malaysia Airlines crash

Pictured is Ivan and Beverley Sweeney, uncle and auntie of Liam Sweeney, a passenger on flight MH17, with their two sons Joe and Daniel lookinh at the floral tributes left by football fans at St James Park

1.51pm Monday 21st July 2014

Tributes to the Newcastle United fans killed in Malaysia Airlines crash

Barry Sweeney, father of Newcastle United supporter Liam Sweeney, who lost his life of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, visits the vast floral tributes to his son at St James' Park

1.51pm Monday 21st July 2014

Tributes to the Newcastle United fans killed in Malaysia Airlines crash

Barry Sweeney, father of Newcastle United supporter Liam Sweeney, who lost his life of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, visits the vast floral tributes to his son at St James' Park

1.51pm Monday 21st July 2014

Tributes to the Newcastle United fans killed in Malaysia Airlines crash

Football fans and victims relatives pay tribute at St James' Park to the two NUFC Fans Liam Sweeney and John Alder who lost their lives on Malaysia Airlines flight MH17

1.52pm Monday 21st July 2014

Tributes to the Newcastle United fans killed in Malaysia Airlines crash

Football fans and victims relatives pay tribute at St James' Park to the two NUFC Fans Liam Sweeney and John Alder who lost their lives on Malaysia Airlines flight MH17

1.52pm Monday 21st July 2014

Tributes to the Newcastle United fans killed in Malaysia Airlines crash

Football fans and victims relatives pay tribute at St James' Park to the two NUFC Fans Liam Sweeney and John Alder who lost their lives on Malaysia Airlines flight MH17

2.03pm Monday 21st July 2014

Tributes to the Newcastle United fans killed in Malaysia Airlines crash

Football fans and victims relatives pay tribute at St James' Park to the two NUFC Fans Liam Sweeney and John Alder who lost their lives on Malaysia Airlines flight MH17

2.03pm Monday 21st July 2014

Tributes to the Newcastle United fans killed in Malaysia Airlines crash

Barry Sweeney (white shirt) and stepmother Lesley Sweeney (wheelchair), parents of Liam Sweeney who lost his life of Malaysia Airlines MH17

2.04pm Monday 21st July 2014

Tributes to the Newcastle United fans killed in Malaysia Airlines crash

Football fans and victims relatives pay tribute at St James' Park to the two NUFC Fans Liam Sweeney and John Alder who lost their lives on Malaysia Airlines flight MH17

2.13pm Monday 21st July 2014

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