UK time is: 13:21:17
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Post Baggies: Hughton

Having taken on stand-in duties from Joe Kinnear today, Chris Hughton has been speaking to the media on the performance today. With the new boys on target, providing assists and putting in good shifts, Hughton said:

'I am on my way with the directors to go and see Joe now. All I can say is he is okay and the club will issue a statement this evening. I have been with him for most of the time as per normal in the build-up to the game. We prepared for the game as per normal.

We have a good group of lads and with Joe, they are very fond of him as a manager and appreciate the job he has done. They were very much aware of what happened and I am sure that was in their minds.

We came out of the blocks very well and got the early goal. It was a big disappointment to lose that lead so early.But we showed great character. Offensively I thought we did very well today. Apart from the goals, we created enough chances to go further ahead in the game.

You will always look at the goals you concede but overall we were the better side. There are some pluses. I thought we had a lot of energy and the new players had a good influence on the team.'




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:Saturday February 7 2009

Time: 10:25PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Newcastle United Articles

NUFC v QPR Match Preview and Thread (Saturday November 22 2014)

Campbell Joins Hartlepool (Friday November 21 2014)

Another Youngster Joins The Squad (Friday November 21 2014)

Draw Completes The Dreaded Outcome (Thursday November 20 2014)

Lost In Translation (Wednesday November 19 2014)

Gutierrez Joins The PR Campaign (Sunday November 16 2014)

NUFC International Round Up (Sunday November 16 2014)

Former Idols Wont Be Re-Joining NUFC. (Sunday November 16 2014)

Santon Return Imminent (Sunday November 16 2014)

Abeid Injury Causes Unlikely Concern (Sunday November 16 2014)

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)

1. PieMag 212
2. BLACKBOB 27 205
3. OldLeazes 205
4. Toon_NoMatterWot 191
5. officemonkey 141
6. thecorner 100
7. McCreery 83
8. Odin 80
9. carlosvendetta 65
10. Rytoon 62

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
2. Southampton 11 8 1 2 18 25
3. Man City 12 7 3 2 11 24
4. Man Utd 12 5 4 3 4 19
5. Newcastle 12 5 4 3 -1 19
6. West Ham 12 5 3 4 4 18
7. Swansea 12 5 3 4 3 18
8. Arsenal 12 4 5 3 5 17

Breaking League News

Liverpool: Palace vs. LFC Team News
Liverpool : 23/11/2014 12:41:00
United Line-Up Keeper Swap deal?
Man Utd : 23/11/2014 12:00:00
Burnley Stoke Fire And Get Warm Glow!
Burnley : 23/11/2014 11:40:00
"We`re Not Great Yet" - Warns Jose!
Chelsea : 23/11/2014 11:36:00
Now that`s Better!
Chelsea : 23/11/2014 11:30:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Where do you think NUFC will finish this season?
Suggested By:  Talk of the Tyne
Top 4%
Top 4 3%
Europa league places 17%
Mid table 47%
Relegated 29%