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Bizarre love-in for Newcastle United fans from other clubs’ supporters after Friday night

3 years ago

Newcastle United fans enjoyed themselves on Friday night.

Yet another away game rescheduled to make it as awkward as possible to get to, only for Newcastle United fans to quickly snap up all the tickets, with over three thousand filling the away section.

Considering Newcastle had won less away games (only two) than anybody outside the relegation zone and the match was on live TV, it is all a bit mad. Especially when the general perception beforehand was that Newcastle are safe from relegation and nothing really to play for.

It ended up being a great performance and win on the pitch.

Whilst off it, the travelling Newcastle United fans were in tip top form.

So much so, that it generated a quite amazing number of random fans of other clubs to give so many positive comments about Newcastle supporters on Twitter.

The atmosphere in the away end was class!

This is just a small sample…

PaulMak (Leeds fan):

“Newcastle fans with proper singing trying to create an atmosphere.

“Leicester fans respond with a drummer and clappers FFS.”

Ben Clarke (Leicester fan):

“Them Newcastle fans btw…

“Absolute credit to there club, best away fans in the country for me, superb noise all night and great scenes at the final whistle.”

Ava Sjoberg (Leicester fan):

“Cannot fault the Newcastle fans tonight. Definitely developed a very soft spot for them.”

Colin Cooper:

“Newcastle – proper football fans. Not the remote control brigade.”

United Galactico (Man Utd fan):

“The away fans of Newcastle United were amazing. Great win for them, especially Benitez !”

George Bottomley (Arsenal fan):

“Newcastle away fans are unreal.”

Tom (Leicester fan):

“Fair play Newcastle fans loud as fu.. all night! Outstanding!

“Proper fanbase, wish we had a fanbase / crowd like them and Leeds.. makes you realise how sh.. ours really is.2

SP (Leicester fan):

“Newcastle fans are probably always the best fans that come to the KP. Class support.”

Steven Carroll (Swansea):

“Newcastle fans making hell of a racket to be fair.”

Reece (Ipswich fan):

“Newcastle fans are unreal, make so much noise, huge result for them tonight.”

Kepa the 12th man (Chelsea fan):

“I actually love Newcastle man, class fans, class stadium, class city, just overall a class team.”

Cash (Burnley fan):

“Newcastle are a proper club, look how much it means to them fans. Rafa is one hell of a man.”

Tony Stoyle (Oxford United):

“All you can hear is the Newcastle fans.”

James Amir Jawad:

“Newcastle fans are the bo..ocks.”

KZ (West Ham):

“Fair play to Newcastle! Their fans are electric tonight.”

Matthew Bidder (Swansea fan):

“Newcastle fans best in the UK.”

Parks (Leicester fan):

“Seriously though Newcastle fans were class, best away fans to visit this season.”

Jordan (Portsmouth):

“Great set of fans ain’t they Newcastle.”


“Newcastle fans – different gravy.”

Marky Montgomery (Rangers fan):

“Newcastle fans have been top notch. What a support.

Lando Norris (Arsenal fan):

“Not sure how but sometimes I feel like I’ve become a newcastle fan. despite being so horribly run, there’s a lot to like here.”

Baller Barnes (Leicester fan):

“Newcastle have proper fans, in the pub and they haven’t shut up for about 2 hours.”


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