sheffield wednesday

26.12.2016… Sheff Wed (h)…

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St. James’ Park… Monday December 26th… 7.45pm

Attendance: 52,179

Ticket: £35 – Programme: £3

Boxing Day service is resumed, it’s a fixture that we always struggle to win, and tonight followed a familiar post-Christmas pattern…

A very poor performance in all honesty, Karl Darlow being the massive exception…

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Pre Match: So That’s Why We’re All Here at 7.45pm on Boxing Day…

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Second Half: Newcastle Search in Vain for an Equaliser…

I’m not entirely sure what the whingers get from 90 minutes of continuous negavity though. If they must be thoroughly joy-sucking, can they not do it inwardly rather than feeling the need to share…?

Anyway, Friday Night, Nottingham Forest, we go again…

Newcastle United; Darlow, Anita, Lascelles, Clark, Dummett, Ritchie, Hayden (YC), Colback (Mitrovic 80), Gouffran (Perez 62), Diame (Atsu 68), Gayle

Not Used; Sels, Yedlin, Lazaar, Mbemba

Goals; None

Sheffield Wednesday; Westwood, Fletcher, Reach, Loovens, Lees, Palmer, Hutchinson, Wallace (Buhiu 90+4), Pudil, Bannan (Jones 81), Forestieri (Joao 77)

Not Used; Wildsmith, Abdi, Hunt, Sasso

Goals; Loovens (53)

As usual, more pictures on flickr…