Newcastle United - Shola praises fans reception
UK time is: 14:52:30
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Shola praises fans reception

Having scored his first goal since Allardyce was in charge (!), Shola Ameobi paid tribute to our fans for the support they gave him as he still aims to feel his way back into the pace of the Premier League. As the lad starts to look forward to possibly appearing in the derby this weekend, he said:

'When you get that sort of reception it makes up for all those tough times that I've endured with all the injuries and time out. It just means so much when you are playing in front of your home fans. It makes all that hard work worthwhile.

It's been a long two years and it's been a tough time but hopefully now I'm back playing and will continue to grow in confidence. It was like a pinball machine. But fortunately for me you need that luck as a striker. Today it went for me and thankfully I was able to get it into the net somehow and that gave us all a lift.

We came out after half-time and said we can win this game. We got another piece of luck with the second goal and we thought we were going to win it. But they have got top players who can hurt you and that's what they did.'




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Ross Molyneux Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday October 21 2008

Time: 8:45PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Newcastle United Articles

McClaren Considering Mitrovic Appeal (Saturday August 29 2015)

Stats: Newcastle v Arsenal (Saturday August 29 2015)

Newcastle v Arsenal - Team Line Ups (Saturday August 29 2015)

Newcastle United v Arsenal Thoughts (Saturday August 29 2015)

McClaren On Transfers & Arsenal (Friday August 28 2015)

The Newcastle United Injury Table.. (Friday August 28 2015)

NUFC Host Arsenal (Thursday August 27 2015)

Archived Newcastle United Articles

List All TOTT Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Toon_NoMatterWot 135
2. keggy_keagal 83
3. officemonkey 70
4. BLACKBOB 68
5. billybobcat 67
6. PieMag 58
7. vin1892 49
8. The Owl 46
9. daftladguy 42
10. Bruce68 41

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
14. WBA 4 1 1 2 -3 4
15. Spurs 4 0 3 1 -1 3
16. Watford 4 0 3 1 -2 3
17. Stoke 4 0 2 2 -2 2
18. Newcastle 4 0 2 2 -3 2
19. Southampton 3 0 2 1 -3 2
20. Sunderland 4 0 2 2 -4 2

Newcastle United Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Valdes Besiktas Move is OFF
Man Utd : 30/08/2015 13:50:00
One Strange Fact
Chelsea : 30/08/2015 13:43:00
The Ped Report... City 2-0 Watford
Man City : 30/08/2015 13:25:00
The Rise Of Craig Cathcart
Watford : 30/08/2015 13:23:00
Bannan Update
Crystal Palace : 30/08/2015 13:06:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Arsenal MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Krul 50%
Janmaat 0%
Mbemba 0%
Coloccini 0%
Haidara 0%
Anita 0%
Colback 0%
Sissoko 0%
Wijnaldum 0%
Thauvin 0%
Mitrovic 50%
Sub - Perez 0%
Sub - Cisse 0%
Sub - de Jong 0%