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Up front you have Best and Shola who are ok to bring on and help see the job finished off but you’d not have great expectations of them as impact players.
Should Newcastle United sell or keep Williamson, Gosling, Forster, Guthrie, Harper, Ryan Taylor, Obertan, Perch, Simpson, Ranger, Best and Shola, to make space for new talent?
If next season we regularly played with Elliot (instead of Krul), Williamson (for Coloccini), Perch and Guthrie (for Cabaye and Tiote), Best and Shola (for Cissé and Ba), NUFC would almost certainly be relegated.
My nightmare scenario is that Newcastle sell Tiote and Guthrie is promoted to first choice by default.
That would be a big backward step for Newcastle United but watch this space.
Going into Sunday’s derby match, this season Newcastle United had only scored once from a corner, nineteen corners later Newcastle United have now scored once from a corner, all season.
Would you have settled for six points from Blackburn, Villa and today? Answer of course is yes but would have been nice to compete a bit against ‘arry’s boys.
Two weeks to reflect and back in against Wolves, Newcastle UNITED will never be defeated.
Pardew; Waiting for the window to shut, before we focus on the guys whose contracts we need to analyse”.
So Coloccini a massive priority, Simpson hopefully agrees to stay on Newcastle’s terms and short-term deal for Guthrie to prove himself.
A game of two halves…the good, the bad and the ugly…you take your choice.
If you didn’t see this match you might be very surprised by the final score, if you did see the match then you’ll still be in shock now after watching the first half.
We have professional referees and when they get match changing decision badly wrong the punishment is usually demotion to the Football League.
Mike Dean was as bad as it gets in the Chelsea match yet carries on in the Premier League unlike Steven Taylor, Danny Guthrie and possibly Fabricio Coloccini. Justice?
An international break gives us all time to clear our heads and get ready for throwing ourselves back into the fray. Unfortunately, with players away it is very much a…
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