sjp fans 1The result wasn’t what we wanted but I think everything else went according to plan.

Alan Pardew’s match strategy against FC Metalist was excellent and the players did their bit against what look a very tricky opponent.

The workrate from the players matched that of the recent up tempo league matches and everybody connected to Newcastle United deserved better.

Arguably the match officials were clearly the men of the match for the visitors but who deserves top marks for Newcastle United?

I could suggest half a dozen or more who had very good games but really interested to see who comes out on top in this one.

So let us know who was your man of the match?

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