Tim Krul’s Wild Twitter Reaction to Newcastle’s 6-2 Win

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Tim Krul – great reaction to great win

25 comments so far

  • manxpie

    Oct 18, 2015 at 7:15 PM

    Comment #1

    manxpie // Oct 18, 2015 at 7:14 PM

    tiote has been shite for at least 2 seasons!
    “if he can get back to his best”!! ya joking aren’t ya

  • Ron Knee

    Oct 18, 2015 at 7:15 PM

    Comment #2

    I’ve just been watching the goals on: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=63Wj5oyCNjk

  • manxpie

    Oct 18, 2015 at 7:16 PM

    Comment #3

    wild as fusk lol!!!!!

  • SUTTY1978

    Oct 18, 2015 at 7:17 PM

    Comment #4


    SUTTY1978 // Oct 18, 2015 at 7:15 PM

    I’m not sure what from the game can be attributed to good coaching. We dont really have a style you can hang your hat on. We dont play possession or tippy tappy or hoofball or counter attack. How would you sum it up? It’s just kind of end to end, make it up as you go football, which I’m not sure how or why you would specifically coach. Is it just more like “get our there and win by whatever means possible”?
    Reminds me more os Hughtons Toon team.

    – See more at: http://www.nufcblog.com/2015/10/18/newcastles-six-shots-on-target-six-goals-photos/#comment-1555372

  • Lilongwe Geordie

    Oct 18, 2015 at 7:19 PM

    Comment #5

    Nope. We lost the central midfield battle far more after he went off.

  • SUTTY1978

    Oct 18, 2015 at 7:21 PM

    Comment #6

    Manx, I think if you watched the game back again you’d see some of the good stuff he did. One bad challenge that was unlucky to get a yellow and one loss of possession were outweighed by his general play and control of midfield in my opinion. As i said we lost that as soon as he was replaced by Anita.
    I’m not advocating starting him every week and giving him 90 mins but he played a lot better than I thought he was going to.

  • SUTTY1978

    Oct 18, 2015 at 7:23 PM

    Comment #7

    LG you have coaching quals, is it possible to coach a team to play like we did today? Much of it looked freestyle going forward.

  • manxpie

    Oct 18, 2015 at 7:23 PM

    Comment #8

    really lilo?
    we didn’t concede second half plus we didn’t see his kamikaze swivel or see a yellow card for stupid challenge
    colback was all over the place 1st half to cover tiote

  • toonking

    Oct 18, 2015 at 7:24 PM

    Comment #9

    i’ve so much faith in wij he’s just been added into my fanasty team.

  • manxpie

    Oct 18, 2015 at 7:25 PM

    Comment #10

    i agree btw that WHEN hes on his game he is very good but jesus christ he has been poor for a long long time

  • martoon

    Oct 18, 2015 at 7:28 PM

    Comment #11

    Just back from the match – I have to say the second half is the strangest game of football I’ve ever seen. Norwich completely dominated possession yet practically every time we did get the ball we scored – amazing. At 5 – 2 we just need to keep the ball but we couldn’t – defence is still very shakey!

  • sing in the corner

    Oct 18, 2015 at 7:31 PM

    Comment #12

    Glad Tiote didn’t appear for the 2nd, he always gives me the impression there’s a wildly mistimed tackle imminent, and the booking sealed it. It was a bad challenge man, can’t see how it was an unlucky yellow!
    Colback did what he does, got in the right place at the right time more often than not, to do the mucky stuff. There was panic throughout the defence and midfield at times…which goes with the low confidence and poor points tally since the back end of last season. A few players coming into form now, should improve that a bit.

  • toonking

    Oct 18, 2015 at 7:32 PM

    Comment #13


    I can’t see the removal of tiote having much of a change in our team, we’ve had a shamples of second half games most weeks. colback was taken off against chelsea and somehow that turned an awful second half with everything getting to the defence. City itself was like a horror show, they got everything into the box during the second half and next minute we’re 6-1 down.

  • Fostino

    Oct 18, 2015 at 7:36 PM

    Comment #14

    I think 3 -5-2 coukd work with 2 wingback who will track back all day.

    mbemba colo dummett
    Janmaat sissoko colback (sitting) wini anita
    Perez mitro

  • toonarmydownsouth

    Oct 18, 2015 at 7:43 PM

    Comment #15

    Gotta say not sure what everyone saw in Tiote

    He looked sh1te, gave away possession booked immediately kept trying that stupid turn thing just outside our box and lost the ball

    Thought we moved the ball around miles better when he went off

  • Toon Tang

    Oct 18, 2015 at 7:46 PM

    Comment #16

    So does this mean our season is underway or are we just dipping our toe in?

  • Lilongwe Geordie

    Oct 18, 2015 at 7:46 PM

    Comment #17

    Yeah, really. They dominated possession in the middle of the park second half. either of the first half goals can be blamed on Tiote in centre mid – both came from poor tracking back and marking from a few players, not just our wide mids.

    I agree Tiote hasn’t been great often over the past 2 years, but he needs to be able to keep it simple. He tried to do too much in the past and it isn’t his game. He had options today, but he wouldn’t have them against better sides. He has had injury problems for a while, and put in a decent performance considering.

    Colback was okay today, but to say he was running about to cover Tiote hugely overlooks the fact that he charges about like a headless chicken on steroids every game.

    If they have been coached to play like that then I’m not sure what they are actually targeting. I think they want a quick counter attacking side, but Cathro generally coaches high pressing. I don’t think they have quite found the balance or the level they are after. Mitro was urging his teammates to press higher most of the match, there seem to be conflicting styles, and particularly given my recent trip and conversations, wonder whether this is the source of contention between coaches.

    That is a fair point, we have collapsed often in the second half. I guess it is difficult to really tell how much of an influence it had, or whether it was just a lack of confidence.

  • Lilongwe Geordie

    Oct 18, 2015 at 7:48 PM

    Comment #18


  • toonking

    Oct 18, 2015 at 7:49 PM

    Comment #19

    3-5-2 is too big an ask and it was at times what we were playing today. It does sound odd saying this when we’ve won the match but as a crap set of CB they can’t afford to put too much work into preventing the crosses and whilst we might have won 6-2 today most times we’ll not have the great luck of a crap opposing defence.

    4-4-2 is the best formation to use because it’s got the wide midfielders to stop them wide men before they’ve got the chance to get towards the full back area and whilst the help each other out the centre midfielders can provide those in the centre the help.

  • Bambams

    Oct 18, 2015 at 7:50 PM

    Comment #20

    I can’t stop watching the match over and over again….

    Mitro what a goal, as soon as he hit it I thought of Shearer

    MOTD2 hurry up

  • Lilongwe Geordie

    Oct 18, 2015 at 7:52 PM

    Comment #21

    Kept giving the ball away? 5th best pass completion from all our players today. (4th best if you discount the 3 passes Cisse made)

  • Charlie in the Gallowgate

    Oct 18, 2015 at 7:56 PM

    Comment #22

    Just got in from match
    Great result – but
    Norwich were the more composed on the ball moved it around and running off the ball much better than ours.
    Our defending was at awful at sixes and sevens down our right cannot they had acres of space to play in as Janmaat was tucking inside leaving the winger free as sissoko was not covering back and Tiote hadn’t a clue where ha was playing.
    tighten up a lot second half with the introduction of Anita to fill that the space in front of Janmaat.

    You could see we were nervous as we stopped passing the ball out from the back and resorted to hoofball

    Elliott – 6 did ok distribution poor – needs to throw it out more as he has one-hell of a throw.
    Dummett – 7 did wel for being out of the team so long.
    Colocinni – 7 Ok did nowt wrong
    Mbemba – 7 again did nowt wrong.
    Janmaat – 5 got pulled all-over the place
    Sissoko – 6 did well going forward bur defensive duties poor.
    Colback – 7 did the job he had to
    Tiote – 4 to slow gets caught in possession and dived into a rash tackle getting himself booked first 5 minutes
    Wijnaldum – 10 absolut brilliant – going to struggle to hold on to him
    Perez – 8 buzzed around all- afternoon chasing lost causes linked up well with mitrovic
    Mitrovic – 8 took his goal well held up the ball well – maybe needs to jump ad head the ball a bit more instead of trying to bring it down on his chest all the time.

    Anita 7 – made the difference in front of the defence second half
    Hiadara 7 did well when he came on and got stuck in
    Cisse – was not on long enough to merit

  • ToonTiger

    Oct 18, 2015 at 8:42 PM

    Comment #23

    Safe to say Tiote needs selling.

  • lochinvar

    Oct 18, 2015 at 8:50 PM

    Comment #24

    Can somebody tweet Tim Krul and tell him it would have been 6-0 if he had played – might cheer him up LOL

  • Afunkymonk

    Oct 18, 2015 at 9:41 PM

    Comment #25

    Charlie in the Gallowgate. Are you pissed? Norwich were more composed on the ball and better runn but off it. That’ll be his they lost 6-2 then? Muppet.


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