Henri Lansbury managed to avoid facing Newcastle fans at the end of December, a convenient injury the excuse for him not facing Newcastle four weeks after his cheating massively distorted the game at the City Ground.

The then Forest player’s play acting helping to bring out red cards for Paul Dummett and Jonjo Shelvey.

With nine men Newcastle failed to hold onto their lead on the night but both red cards were rescinded when the footage of Henri Lansbury cheating was reviewed.

Moving to Aston Villa, the reunion with Newcastle supporters had happened earlier than we could dare hope for.

Monday night saw Lansbury put in a very poor performance and then topped that with a hilarious own goal, much enjoyed by the Newcastle fans watching.

The 26 year old then had the pleasure of seeing his Wiki page getting an amusing edit, presumably by Newcastle fans…

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(Read HERE what Aston Villa fans have been saying after the defeat at Newcastle United)