I don’t know whether the positives from an excellent opening against Wolves on Saturday were outweighed by the negatives of allowing the opposition to pinch a draw. Literally I don’t know, I wasn’t there.
Maybe Newcastle United will have to produce a DVD they can send down to our rivals and they can show to all players they sign, explaining that they’ll have to live in sunderland unless they can behave like normal people.
Rumours of a return for Steven Taylor before the end of the season were always speculative, both player and fans would settle for him being ready for next season. We still need at least one more in to compete with Taylor and Colo.
The seasons 1993/94 and 1996/97 saw formidable striking partnerships for Newcastle United, hitting 55 and 41 goals respectively, with NUFC finishing 3rd and 2nd in the league. Can Ba and Cisse be our next partnership to deliver top three?.
‘Fraser Forster looks ungainly and can be a bit slow off his line but on the flip side he has a growing presence and is a surprisingly agile shot-stopper. He’s had plenty of critics among our support but he’s really won them round this year’.