Vital Football

Latest Newcastle United News

Post Mackems: Enrique

Post Mackems: Enrique

After putting in probably one of his best shifts in English football, looking far more stronger physically than he had before, our £6m signing from Villarreal said:

"We needed to win the game and that was very important. At times in the second half I thought we were going to win it. But we have unfortunately got to accept just one point. To fight back in the second half was great for us because I thought we played very well.

It worked well against Sunderland for myself and Jonas. It works better for me when Jonas plays on the left because we have a great understanding. He works hard and drops back to cover for me. We communicate very well and because he has played in La Liga we can bring out the best in each other.

It allows me to overlap and get forward which is what my game was all about at Villarreal. But you have to have an understanding with who you play with to be able to do it and play well. The only thing is that we have not produced enough crosses, but in the games to come I think you will see more of that.

There are some tough games coming up. But we know what we have to do. And although it is tight, the situation is in our hands."



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

Writer:Ross Molyneux
Date:Monday February 2 2009
Time: 7:24PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Newcastle United Articles

Audio - Benitez On Villa

Manager Rafa Benitez has been giving his thoughts following today's draw against Aston Villa.

Stats: Aston Villa v Newcastle

All the stats from Aston Villa (1) vs (1) Newcastle, Villa Park, 24/9/16 Att: 32,062

Team Sheets - Aston Villa v Newcastle

Newcastle go to Villa Park as the visitors to Aston Villa for the latest Championship match.

Follow Aston Villa v Newcastle On Twitter

Newcastle go to Villa Park as the visitors to Aston Villa today, this will be a 5:30pm kick-off.

Archived TOTT Articles

TOTT articles from

Site Journalists

Ken Waugh
no email
Profile
TNMW
Editor email
Profile
Ian Smith
no email
Profile
Rexn
no email
Profile
BowburnMag
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Villa MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Sels0%
Yedlin100%
Lascelles0%
Clark0%
Dummett0%
Ritchie0%
Hayden0%
Shelvey0%
Gouffran0%
Diame0%
Gayle0%
Sub - Tiote0%
Sub - Mitrovic0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Huddersfield 8 6 1 1 19 5
2 Norwich 8 5 2 1 17 4
3 Newcastle 8 5 0 3 15 10
4 Barnsley 8 5 0 3 15 8
5 Birmingham 8 4 3 1 15 4
6 Brentford 8 4 2 2 14 8
7 Brighton 8 4 2 2 14 4
8 Reading 8 4 2 2 14 -1
9 Fulham 8 3 4 1 13 2
10 Wolves 8 3 3 2 12 1
11 Ipswich 8 3 3 2 12 1
12 Bristol City 8 3 2 3 11 1
13 Forest 8 3 2 3 11 -1
14 Sheff Wed 8 3 2 3 11 -2
15 Leeds Utd 8 3 1 4 10 -2
16 Q.P.R. 8 3 1 4 10 -4
17 Burton 8 2 3 3 9 0
18 Preston 9 3 0 6 9 -4
19 Aston Villa 8 1 5 2 8 0
20 Derby County 8 1 3 4 6 -5
21 Rotherham 8 1 3 4 6 -11
22 Wigan 9 1 2 6 5 -3
23 Blackburn 8 1 2 5 5 -7
24 Cardiff 8 1 2 5 5 -8
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Newcastle United Results (view all)

Newcastle United Fixtures (view all)

Sep 24 2016 5:30PM : Aston Villa (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Sep 28 2016 7:45PM : Norwich City (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 1 2016 3:00PM : Rotherham United (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 15 2016 3:00PM : Brentford (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 18 2016 7:45PM : Barnsley (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 22 2016 3:00PM : Ipswich Town (H)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Toon_NoMatterWot105
2.PieMag60
3.Pellet42
4.Mcnamee6740
5.officemonkey39
6.keggy_keagal31
7.billybobcat19
8.McCreery19
9.The Owl19
10.Rytoon13