UK time is: 04:06:38
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Strachan: Everything is going for Newcastle

Middlesbrough boss Gordon Strachan has reflected on last night's 2-0 loss to fellow North-East rivals Newcastle United with strong words regarding Steven Taylor, and the first goal that he thought should not have been allowed.

"Everyone agrees there was a blatant shove in the back in the build up to the goal. That is what happens when you are Newcastle and everything goes with you.

"It was a penalty too. It was a good save from Taylor. He stretched his hand and fingers out to get it. They have good experience. It is a man`s team, no doubt about that."

He then reiterated his plans to address key issues in the Boro team, who now face the harrowing task of picking themselves off of the bottom-half of the Championship table in their bid to win promotion.

"I know where the problems are. I will try and address that, whatever options I have. You watch it today and last week and you can see the problems.

"You need men to win games, that is for sure.

"I wouldn`t like to be a player at the moment, to put in that much hard work and get nothing. I know our failings and I will address that.

"We got to areas we wanted to be in, but couldn`t score goals. Our build up was good and brave at times."




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: Mehzeb Chowdhury Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday December 21 2009

Time: 5:51AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
If he wants to complain about Taylors handball then I suggest he also looks at their handball in the box...you****, you deserve to bottom half! Enjoy the championship next season Middlesbrough.
xpertweb.co.uk
Report Abuse
21/12/2009 12:05:00

Taylor will always be a cheat
GazJohnson
Report Abuse
21/12/2009 21:31:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Newcastle United Articles

Twist In McClaren NUFC Link (Tuesday March 31 2015)

In Account Of Everything (Tuesday March 31 2015)

Trial By TV (Monday March 30 2015)

Mind The Gap (Monday March 30 2015)

McClaren Wont Be Joining NUFC (Monday March 30 2015)

Aarons Prepares For Latest Chapter (Saturday March 28 2015)

More NUFC Manager Hot Air (Saturday March 28 2015)

The Newcastle United Injury List (Friday March 27 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)

1. Eaststand 1

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
9. West Ham 30 11 9 10 3 42
10. Stoke 30 12 6 12 -3 42
11. Crystal Palace 30 9 9 12 -5 36
12. Newcastle 30 9 8 13 -15 35
13. Everton 30 8 10 12 -4 34
14. WBA 30 8 9 13 -12 33
15. Hull City 30 6 10 14 -12 28

Breaking League News

Ref Watch: Moss to officiate Chelsea v Stoke
» Stoke : 31/03/2015 21:00:00
Stoke Interested in Permanent Deal for Moses
» Chelsea : 31/03/2015 18:27:01
Ooh Saucy!
» Man Utd : 31/03/2015 17:31:01
United Set to Welcome Back Van Persie
» Man Utd : 31/03/2015 17:26:00
Mata's Spanish Hope!
» Man Utd : 31/03/2015 17:20:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Arsenal MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Krul 2%
Taylor 0%
Janmaat 50%
Williamson 4%
Colback 4%
Anita 0%
Sissoko 8%
Gouffran 0%
Cabella 4%
Ameobi 4%
Pérez 16%
Sub:-Gutiérrez 4%
Sub:-Armstrong 4%