UK time is: 18:08:28
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Post Mackems: Scores on the doors

Harper - 8/10 - Really unlucky with the goal, decent (ish) kicking and reasonably commanding on crosses. Not a bad effort to start the post-Given era.

Taylor - 8/10 - Good efforts going forward, especially to win us the penalty. Reasonably solid coming across to cover a number of times for the centre halves.

Coloccini - 4/10 - Struggled massively. Wonder whether the lad will end up becoming another costly Boumsong level mistake. The fact Kinnear is after a Hyppia figure reflects shockingly on a 10m player.

Bassong - 9/10 - Ran Jonas close for MOTM. Put in a fantastic shift against Jones and only Coloccini`s continual failure to handle Cisse robbed him of a clean sheet.

Enrique - 7/10 - Needs to work on his crossing but linked well with Jonas. Can he manage it consistently for 10 games though is the next question?

Duff - 5/10 - Never in the game, despite a couple of interesting crosses. Needs to shape up physically for the relegation battle.

Butt - 5/10 - Looked very leaden legged in the midfield. Almost cost us the match with his untimely header back to Coloccini.

Nolan - 6/10 - Steady rather than spectacular. Never got a sniff at goal but should figure more in an away day formation.

Jonas - 9.5/10 - Nearly a 10 but lacked some end product at times. Scared the mackems witless and the fact most of their bookings came through hacking him down says it all.

Ameobi - 5/10 - Got an extra mark for the penalty but was massively outshone by Carroll. Looks so leggy and off the pace it`s criminal.

Carroll - 7/10 - Was reasonably satisfied and missed out on a derby goal when his header flicked the bar.




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:Sunday February 1 2009

Time: 6:24PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Disappointing game, really. But still... a draw is better than a loss... especially against Sunderland.
Mehzeb
Report Abuse
01/02/2009 22:11:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Newcastle United Articles

No Smoke Without Fire For Santon (Sunday February 1 2015)

Stagnant NUFC Almost There (Sunday February 1 2015)

Stats: Hull v Newcastle (Saturday January 31 2015)

Cabella Plays The NUFC Way (Saturday January 31 2015)

Ameobi Returns (Thursday January 29 2015)

Hamburg Confirm Newcastle Striker Interest (Wednesday January 28 2015)

Roberts Signs First Pro Deal (Wednesday January 28 2015)

Toon Kids In England Selection (Wednesday January 28 2015)

Archived Newcastle United Articles

List All TOTT Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
8. West Ham 23 10 6 7 8 36
9. Swansea 23 9 6 8 -3 33
10. Stoke 23 9 5 9 -2 32
11. Newcastle 23 8 6 9 -6 30
12. Everton 23 6 8 9 -3 26
13. Crystal Palace 23 5 8 10 -9 23
14. Sunderland 23 4 11 8 -12 23

Breaking League News

Fewest Goals, Worst Goal Difference, We'll Be Fine
Aston Villa : 01/02/2015 18:05:00
No Smoke Without Fire For Santon
Newcastle : 01/02/2015 17:59:00
Southampton : 01/02/2015 17:59:00
Stagnant NUFC Almost There
Newcastle : 01/02/2015 17:33:00
Salah Heading to Fiorentina
Chelsea : 01/02/2015 16:11:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Hull MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Krul 0%
Janmaat 0%
Williamson 0%
Coloccini 0%
Haidara 0%
Anita 0%
Colback 0%
Cabella 100%
Sissoko 0%
Ameobi 0%
Perez 0%
Sub - Gouffran 0%
Sub - Cisse 0%
Sub - Abeid 0%