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Newcastle v Tottenham player ratings – The collective fan results after 1-0 defeat

3 years ago

The results of the Newcastle v Tottenham player ratings by fans.

Always interested to see what supporters have collectively made of the latest performance, when using our interactive ratings system.

Each player marked out of 10 and the averages below.

Quickly becoming a fan favourite, Fabian Schar (7.4) didn’t deserve to be on the losing side. His superb clearance off the line (see above) sealing the top rating.

Two other players managed a 7.0 rating or better.

Salomon Rondon (7.0) once again with the thankless task of playing that lone striker role with little support much of the time. Held the ball up well at times and very unlucky to see his header come back off the post with Lloris well beaten.

As always, Matt Ritchie (7.0) gave it the proverbial 110%. Very good in defence he helped prevent Spurs having much joy down their right side. After a lung bursting run he would have been in on goal when the scores were goalless, only for Perez to elect to shoot himself, Lloris making that shot look better than it really was, with the ball very close to him and a more dramatic save than needed (for the cameras).

On the negative side, Christian Atsu (4.4) hardly contributed. As one of the two players tasked with supporting Rondon, he was badly lacking. Did the basics though in helping to defend which all the team did.

Next lowest was Martin Dubravka (5.1). Set for a very good clean sheet and surely in the top group of ratings from fans, that rare error cost both him and the team.

All of the other six starters rated as having decent games with marks of over 6.0.

Lejeune (6.8) and Lascelles (6.7) making up a trio of central defenders who gave Dubravka excellent protection.

Whilst Sean Longstaff (6.7) yet again looked like a Premier League player more than capable of holding his own.

Perez (6.3) having an ok game where a few times he did the hard work, only for then a poor end product.

DeAndre Yedlin (6.2) was pressed back and plenty of dangerous Spurs crosses came in from that side.

Isaac Hayden (6.1) did the basics but didn’t help the team going forward.

Below are the ratings as voted by Newcastle fans up to 7.30am Monday:

If you haven’t already put in your Newcastle v Tottenham player ratings, go HERE and you can still input your own marks out of 10 for each player, then check back later to see whether the overall interactive ratings have changed for the team as more fans vote.

Stats from BBC Sport:

Tottenham 1 Newcastle 0


Tottenham: Son 83

Possession was Tottenham 72% Newcastle 28%

Total shots were Tottenham 21 Newcastle 8

Shots on target were Tottenham 4 Newcastle 2

Corners were Tottenham 6 Newcastle 3

Referee: Andre Marriner

Newcastle United:

Dubravka, Yedlin, Schar, Lascelles, Lejeune, Ritchie (Barreca 86), Hayden, Longstaff, Atsu (Kenedy 82), Perez, Rondon

Unused Subs:

Woodman, Clark, Joselu, Manquillo Fernandez

Crowd: 41,219 (Newcastle 3,200)

(Read instant NUFC fan/writer reaction to the Wembley defeat HERE)

(Please send us your NUFC player ratings v Tottenham HERE)

(Mauricio Pochettino reacts to the win over Newcastle HERE)

(Read our match report from the game HERE)

(The positives and negatives from Tottenham 1 Newcastle 0 – Read HERE)


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