Vital Football

Latest Newcastle United News

Shola on SJP

Shola on SJP

Having made his first team return against Reading on Monday and with a couple of ressie games under his belt, St James sees the return of the Big Sho for the first time in 2007. Speaking out ahead of the Rovers game he doth quippeth:

"Running out at St James' Park isn't something I thought I would do again this season, and I'm very excited about it. I'm delighted to be back - it's all a bonus for me this season. It would be great to play on Saturday, especially as it's at St James'. It's somewhere I love playing. I grew up watching from the stands and now I'm lucky enough to play there. I'm very excited about being in front of my home fans again, and hopefully I can help us in a game we desperately need to win.

Newcastle United have always been known as a team that can score goals, and we don't want that to change. Oba's done his bit this season - he's banged the goals in - and hopefully with the likes of Michael and me back, we can help next season. Obviously the other players - the midfielders and defenders - have to score goals as well. It's not only about the strikers, goals have to come from all over the park. It's certainly something we have to do better at next season, and hopefully in these last two games.'



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

Writer:Ross Molyneux
Date:Friday May 4 2007
Time: 12:57PM

Comments

0
i wanna see a cracker from Oba (left or right) a header from shola and an opening goal from Owen. Conselation goal may happen due to shambles (yet again).
Toon4LiFe
04/05/2007 18:25:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Newcastle United Articles

The Future Has To Be Rafa.

It is worth people remembering how far we have come under Rafa Benitez.

Mitrovic Looking To Repay Newcastle

Serbian striker Aleksandar Mitrovic has revealed he had the opportunity to leave Newcastle United over the summer following our relegation...

TV Figures So Far In 2016/17

With reports back in October suggesting that Premier League viewing figures were down...

Officials - Newcastle v Bristol City (25/2/17)

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Newcastle United and Bristol City this Saturday.

Archived TOTT Articles

TOTT articles from

Site Journalists

TNMW
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Aston Villa MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Darlow3%
Yedlin30%
Lascelles16%
Clark6%
Dummett0%
Ritchie10%
Shelvey6%
Colback6%
Gouffran0%
Diame0%
Gayle0%
Sub - Mitrovic23%
Sub - Atsu0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Newcastle 32 22 3 7 69 37
2 Brighton 32 20 8 4 68 28
3 Huddersfield 32 20 4 8 64 8
4 Reading 33 18 6 9 60 5
5 Leeds Utd 33 18 4 11 58 11
6 Sheff Wed 33 17 7 9 58 10
7 Fulham 32 14 10 8 52 17
8 Norwich 33 15 6 12 51 11
9 Barnsley 33 14 7 12 49 4
10 Preston 33 13 10 10 49 4
11 Derby County 32 13 9 10 48 7
12 Cardiff 33 13 6 14 45 -2
13 Ipswich 33 10 11 12 41 -7
14 Brentford 32 11 7 14 40 0
15 Q.P.R. 33 11 7 15 40 -10
16 Birmingham 33 10 10 13 40 -14
17 Aston Villa 32 8 12 12 36 -8
18 Forest 33 10 6 17 36 -12
19 Wolves 31 9 8 14 35 -4
20 Burton 33 9 8 16 35 -13
21 Bristol City 32 9 5 18 32 -6
22 Wigan 33 7 9 17 30 -10
23 Blackburn 31 7 8 16 29 -13
24 Rotherham 33 4 5 24 17 -43
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)

Feb 25 2017 3:00PM : Bristol City (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 28 2017 7:45PM : Brighton & Hove Albion (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 4 2017 5:30PM : Huddersfield Town (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 7 2017 8:00PM : Reading (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 11 2017 3:00PM : Fulham (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 18 2017 3:00PM : Birmingham City (a)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Toon_NoMatterWot130
2.CuckFan111
3.PieMag77
4.Mcnamee6744
5.keggy_keagal36
6.billybobcat21
7.officemonkey19
8.Finn_the_Dog19
9.daftladguy16
10.McCreery16
Vital Football Comment