Referee Martin Atkinson might arguably have been the home side’s man of the match but who stood out for you in lime green?

A great opening to the match but it took a great backs to the wall effort to all but come away with three points from the dark place.

A disciplined performance right through the starting eleven and substitutes with possibly one exception in your eyes.

Alan Pardew shuffled his pack and made use of his substitutes but which of the fourteen players on show deserves your vote?

Choose your derby day hero and give us our man of the match.

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