Vital Football

Latest Newcastle United News

Who Said They Were Not So Hot-Spurs?

Who Said They Were Not So Hot-Spurs?

We've won a couple of games recently with much improved performances and all of a sudden the feel good factor returns with tales of us doing this, that and tother, to our forthcoming opponents.

A team, may I add, that goes into tomorrow's dinner time kick off, unbeaten in nine league games and the continued talk of their prize asset, Gareth Bale being their star turn week on week, so no, im not that confident but football is certain of one thing. It's unpredictability.

However, we go into this game, as I say, on the back of some new signings, some new found confidence, which is bringing out our proper ability, a near enough full strength squad and their star striker is missing to go with the striker they didn't buy in the window.

We also have selection problems abound with the returning Cheick Tiote adding another. Apparently these are nicer problems to have, So you could say that there is some optimism.

Previous history is in Spurs favour with their 5-0 win there last season, pretty much to the day, still pretty fresh in the memory and at the time that was a bit of a shock because we just didn't turn up on the day that Tottenham decided to make Harry Redknapp think twice about a job he was never offered.

So there is extra incentive for us. The extra incentive for Spurs is that we beat them at St James' in August.

We've not won at White Hart Lane since March 2008 when a Kevin Keegan led revival, saw us home in a 4-1 win against the odds.

Lightning can strike twice and regularly does.



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

Writer:Talk of the Tyne
Date:Friday February 8 2013
Time: 7:36PM

Comments

0
You didn't win but sure gave it a good go.
SFC Forever
09/02/2013 14:57:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Newcastle United Articles

Stats: Cardiff v Newcastle United

All the stats from Cardiff (0) vs (2) Newcastle United, Cardiff City Stadium, 28/4/17 Att: 23,153

Team Sheets - Cardiff v Newcastle

Newcastle go to the Cardiff City Stadium as the visitors to Cardiff for the latest Championship game.

Cardiff v NUFC Pre-Match

We do so with a few players out.

Follow Live On Twitter - Cardiff v Newcastle

Newcastle go to the Cardiff City Stadium as the visitors to Cardiff today, this will be a 7:45pm kick-off.

Archived TOTT Articles

TOTT articles from

Site Journalists

TNMW
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Cardiff MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Elliot1%
Yedlin33%
Mbemba0%
Clark0%
Dummett0%
Perez0%
Hayden66%
Colback0%
Atsu0%
Diame0%
Murphy0%
Sub - Mitrovic0%
Sub - Shelvey0%
Sub - Sterry0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
P Brighton 44 28 8 8 92 35
P Newcastle 45 28 7 10 91 42
3 Huddersfield 44 25 6 13 81 3
4 Reading 44 24 7 13 79 1
5 Sheff Wed 44 23 9 12 78 15
6 Fulham 44 21 13 10 76 27
7 Leeds Utd 44 22 7 15 73 14
8 Norwich 44 19 9 16 66 12
9 Brentford 44 18 9 17 63 12
10 Derby County 44 17 12 15 63 2
11 Preston 44 16 13 15 61 2
12 Aston Villa 44 16 13 15 61 0
13 Cardiff 45 16 11 18 59 -4
14 Barnsley 44 15 12 17 57 0
15 Wolves 44 15 10 19 55 -3
16 Ipswich 44 13 16 15 55 -6
17 Bristol City 44 14 9 21 51 -6
18 Burton 44 13 12 19 51 -12
19 Q.P.R. 44 14 8 22 50 -12
20 Forest 44 13 9 22 48 -11
21 Birmingham 44 11 14 19 47 -22
22 Blackburn 44 10 15 19 45 -15
23 Wigan 44 10 11 23 41 -16
R Rotherham 44 5 6 33 21 -58
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Newcastle United Results (view all)

Newcastle United Fixtures (view all)

May 7 2017 12:00PM : Barnsley (H)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Toon_NoMatterWot170
2.keggy_keagal79
3.Mcnamee6775
4.CuckFan64
5.billybobcat57
6.PieMag35
7.officemonkey19
8.crooktownmags17
9.The Pyrry16
10.vin189216
Vital Football Comment