As John Carver and everybody else at Newcastle United seemingly attempt to get NUFC relegated from what had seemed an almost impossible position….
We go back EXACTLY 23 years in time to a day (tomorrow) when Newcastle were staring oblivion in the face but pulled themselves back from the brink.
Video footage of Leicester v Newcastle below featuring goals, pitch invasions, as well as interviews at the end, including a really prophetic one with Terry McDermott at full-time.
Kevin Keegan’s assistant saying:
“We love the club, we love the fans, and I’m sure we can change the club around.
“Been in the doldrums for the last eight years and we’d love to bring the good times back at Newcastle.
“If anybody can bring those good days back to Newcastle it is the boss (Kevin Keegan).”
Terry Mac could have been saying that today!
The team that ran out on 2 May 1992 was:
Tommy Wright, Ray Ranson, Kevin Scott, Brian Kilcline, Alan Neilson (sub – Peter Garland), Liam O’Brien, Gavin Peacock, Kevin Brock (sub – Lee Clark), David Kelly, Kevin Sheedy, Franz Carr
(Also, highly recommened read HERE of Leicester v Newcastle past AND present)