Vital Football

Latest Newcastle United News

Know Your Enemy - Midfield

Know Your Enemy - Midfield

RM: Anthony Stokes / Carlos Edwards

Stokes came from Falkirk / Arsenal having scored a barry-load of SPL goals. Hasn`t really clicked for him in the top flight yet. Wenger doesn`t let class players go.

Edwards is the mackems` star man and like Whitehead has only just come back from a long spell on the sidelines. Again like Whitehead he`ll be touch and go on being able to play Saturday, especially in a violent and congested midfield area.

CM: Dickson Etu-who? and Grant Leadbitter

Etuhu came from Norwich I think. Should be odds on for getting a booking in this one as well. Will be an interesting tussle between him and Smith/Barton.

Leadbitter is a typical mackem skiprat. Has previous for being sent off in Tyne-Wear games having been red carded at under 19s for swearing at the referee. Barton has to work him in this ilk. Seems to be scoring reasonably frequently from midfield too, including one v Boro after 90 seconds.

LM: Liam Miller

Roy Jr. A Cork boy and Royston`s blue eyed trainee, having been at Man Utd and played at Celtic. Scored a belter against Boro to equalise for 2-2. Premiership class though?



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

Join the Vital Fantasy Football League - its Free!

Writer:Ross Molyneux
Date:Friday November 9 2007
Time: 10:25AM

Comments

0
your midfield should easily outclass their midfield, shouldnt be a prblem, newcastle to win that battle
SMOKIEJACK
09/11/2007 17:12:00
0
Or, the other way around, Mind you, I´m feckin hammered here. LOOOOL!!
Blue is the colour
09/11/2007 22:28:00
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
Elliot0%
Yedlin25%
Mbemba0%
Clark0%
Dummett0%
Perez0%
Hayden50%
Colback0%
Atsu25%
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.Mcnamee6776
4.CuckFan64
5.billybobcat57
6.PieMag35
7.officemonkey19
8.crooktownmags17
9.The Pyrry16
10.vin189216
Vital Football Comment