Vital Football

Latest Newcastle United News

Taylor plays down favourites tag

Taylor plays down favourites tag

With most bookies having ensconced us at the top of the pile for the title this season, Steven Taylor has asked for a modicum of calm to be delivered to our disjointed club as he believes we shouldn't be up there with the way the club is now. Speaking to the Ronnie, Tayls said:

'People always say that, and I'm sick of all that - being favourites because you have been relegated and you're expected to get straight back up. We can't put pressure on ourselves. We'll take it one game at a time, and that's West Brom. Then we'll take it from there.

We are just thinking about one game at a time. We've got West Brom as our first game, and we have just got to win that game. I don't care how ugly it gets, we need to get the result we need, and that's all we are going to look for.'



For the very latest Championship odds

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

Writer:Ross Molyneux
Date:Tuesday July 21 2009
Time: 6:39PM

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Tyson Fury Will Be Back!

Comments

0
Well Said son
sfosteruk
22/07/2009 17:20:00
0
How can we be favourites without a manager? Madness.
BaldEagle
22/07/2009 20:41:00
0
Did he mean the title of clowns??? Cause we are winning that!!!
sfosteruk
23/07/2009 09:06:00
0
favourites maybe , but i think you will have some hard games this season , you will be up there , but sure will have to fight to get back up to the big time .
Kimbo
23/07/2009 11:05:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Newcastle United Articles

Dummett Gets Wales Call (30/9/16)

Paul Dummett has been called up by Wales manager Chris Coleman for the coming international break.

Newcastle Duo Get Scotland Call (30/9/16)

Grant Hanley and Matt Ritchie have been called up by Scotland manager Gordon Strachan for the coming international break.

Picking The Bones Out Of NUFC & Norwich

It feels like the right time to comment on it.

Norwich Mentality Pleases Benitez

Manager Rafa Benitez has praised the mentality of the Newcastle squad following last night's seven goal thriller against Norwich City.

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)

Norwich MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Darlow0%
Yedlin0%
Lascelles0%
Clark0%
Dummett0%
Ritchie5%
Shelvey30%
Colback0%
Gouffran5%
Diame0%
Gayle45%
Sub - Mitrovic10%
Sub - Hayden0%
Sub - Atsu5%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

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

Recent Newcastle United Results (view all)

Newcastle United Fixtures (view all)

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
Oct 25 2016 7:45PM : Preston North End (H)
Capital One Cup
Oct 29 2016 3:00PM : Preston North End (a)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Toon_NoMatterWot130
2.PieMag63
3.officemonkey60
4.Mcnamee6747
5.keggy_keagal43
6.Pellet42
7.billybobcat40
8.The Owl25
9.McCreery19
10.Rytoon17