Newcastle United - Post Pompey: Bassong
UK time is: 15:21:25
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Post Pompey: Bassong

Having fulfilled his part of the bargain by helping our much maligned defence to a 0-0, Sebastian Bassong spoke out following the Portsmouth game about his disappointment about failing to gain the two extra points that would have given us the slimmest chance of survival. An Arsenal target allegedly, it looks like the last four games could be the last we see of Super Seb. He said:

"We`re disappointed because we needed a win. Everyone knows the situation, and if we don`t win our home games, then it will be really hard to stay up. Now we have drawn, so it will be harder, but we believe and we will keep playing.

I can understand that the fans are very worried. The situation is not the best. I can just say to them to stay behind us because we need them. Without them, we will have already lost, so if they stay behind us we will try to give the maximum to stay up, and it will be easier with them.

It was a really, really amazing atmosphere, and I must say thank you to them, because they were unbelievable. The atmosphere was wonderful - the fans were amazing. It`s not the same in France. I am used to playing in the biggest stadiums in France - and I have seen the biggest derby in France - but St James`s Park is really different. It`s the best stadium I have played in, and that`s why I like Newcastle."

For the very latest Premier League odds

For massive weekly jackpots - Play the Football Pools Online

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

The Journalist

Writer: Ross Molyneux Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday April 28 2009

Time: 11:52PM


Have Your Say

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

Recent Newcastle United Articles

The Newcastle Utd Injury Table Updated (Friday November 27 2015)

Match Day Officials v Crystal Palace (Thursday November 26 2015)

Is McClaren Ready For Judgment Day? (Wednesday November 25 2015)

Infographic - Most Fouled....Mitrović (Wednesday November 25 2015)

Audio - Worst Performance Of The Season (Saturday November 21 2015)

Stats: Newcastle v Leicester City (Saturday November 21 2015)

Newcastle v Leicester City - Team Line Ups (Saturday November 21 2015)

McClaren Ahead Of Leicester (Friday November 20 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)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
14. Swansea 13 3 5 5 -4 14
15. Chelsea 13 4 2 7 -6 14
16. Norwich 13 3 3 7 -8 12
17. Newcastle 13 2 4 7 -12 10
18. Sunderland 13 2 3 8 -12 9
19. AFC Bournemouth 13 2 3 8 -13 9
20. Aston Villa 13 1 2 10 -14 5

Newcastle United Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Gazza Backs Auction In Memory Of Sir Bobby
Newcastle : 27/11/2015 14:18:01
Team news: Sunderland v Stoke: Wollscheid doubtful
Stoke : 27/11/2015 14:00:00
Ruddy: I've Been Value For Money
Norwich : 27/11/2015 13:39:00
Hart Out For Ten Days - Southampton Preview
Man City : 27/11/2015 13:14:00
Silva Looks For Winning Return
Man City : 27/11/2015 13:06:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Leicester MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Elliot 40%
Janmaat 0%
Mbemba 20%
Coloccini 0%
Dummett 0%
Sissoko 0%
Anita 0%
Tiote 0%
Wijnaldum 0%
Mitrovic 0%
Perez 0%
Sub - Thauvin 0%
Sub - Cisse 20%
Sub - de Jong 20%