Matz Sels Twitter Account Still Exists

There are reports that Matz Sels has deleted his Twitter account because of the abuse he has received from Newcastle fans for the Aston Villa goal when he was caught hesitating on whether to come for the ball.


Matz Sels in action yesterday

But isn’t this the Matz Sels Twitter account which seems fine to us and still is existence?

Matz wasn’t responsible solely for the defeat and we missed a couple of great chances when the players were straight through during the game – we cannot blame one player for a defeat – it’s a team game.

We’re sure that will be Rafa’s take on the game – let’s try to stick together when things are tough – like right now after we dropped 2 points yesterday.


15 comments so far

  • Bambams

    Sep 25, 2016 at 8:15 AM

    Comment #1

    Pointless getting at him.

    New to the country and it’s his first season. All keepers make mistakes.

  • cyprus

    Sep 25, 2016 at 8:15 AM

    Comment #2

    Apologies Sels, you’re young and learning, and any errors in your position are too obvious.

    Get on with your work man.

    Tip: if you ain’t sure you’ll catch it, give it an almighty punch rather than stay on your line. That’ll buy you time.

  • sing in the corner

    Sep 25, 2016 at 8:19 AM

    Comment #3

    Good on him. I like the ‘I will improve’ bit. 🙂
    Nowt against the lad, I just think he needs to do the settling in bit in the reserves.
    Re: Twitter abuse. Unfortunately you go on it you take the rough with the smooth. It’s a bear pit at times.

  • gorgonzola ( former Pecorino former to gorgonzola)

    Sep 25, 2016 at 8:23 AM

    Comment #4

    Woke up to : can’t beat Villa :_(

  • Average_Contents

    Sep 25, 2016 at 8:25 AM

    Comment #5

    If he’s got dogs abuse then that’s bang out of order on the lad.

    Yeah he had a pretty shite game and flapped a lot but he’s just moved here.

    Not so much in the football sense as crosses are crosses and a box is a box but more moving to a new country, a new life sort of thing.

    If gayle or Diame had scored then we wouldn’t of been discussing sels (just a bit)

    They deserve to be critised for fluffing their chances.

  • Munster Mag

    Sep 25, 2016 at 8:25 AM

    Comment #6

    Agree, knuckle draggers on his account. I was rather see the haircut in goals after good last performance

  • Average_Contents

    Sep 25, 2016 at 8:27 AM

    Comment #7

    *They deserve to be critised as does sels but not to the extent of receiving dogs abuse surely.

  • sing in the corner

    Sep 25, 2016 at 8:29 AM

    Comment #8

    Is it fair to say you just come on here as a wind up?

  • Spotlight Kid

    Sep 25, 2016 at 8:32 AM

    Comment #9

    He is not at NUFC to improve at the club’s expense. He is supposed to be a professional replacement. I’d much rather he was ‘improving’ in training and the more able KD was between the sticks during games. There’s no contest, with Sels in goal it’s like filling up a bath with the plug left out.

    And don’t think other teams will not have noticed his inability to deal with crosses and corners, or indeed his terrible positional sense. He got nowhere near Jordan Ayew’s curling shot that rapped the post, where he should have at least been getting a hand to it. He’s a poor Scottish Div 2 standard keeper, and a liability for any promotion push.

  • Charlie in the Gallowgate

    Sep 25, 2016 at 8:34 AM

    Comment #10

    Cheers – about Pav – do you know his brother has been practising playing in goal with Sparta Prague so he can take part in in goal for the hammering of Man Utd 5-0 Legends Team.

    Anyway back to Pav and Sels – Not sure about Pav flapping early games but I cannot see Sels improving (hope he does). He give me the shits in the Friendly against Vitesse Arnham when he let two balls drop into the six yard box for their goals and is still doing it – He dithers – comes goes backwards forwards as if he is not sure where his six yard box is.

    Self should of came and caught the cross then lay on it for a minute to take the sting out of the game.

    Also his shot stopping diving to punch it out is weak tends to punch it straight back into play when it would be much better to punch it wide or knock it out for a corner.

    Sorry Bam-Bams I do not rate him

    Darlow on Tuesday night gave a master-class on how to command your six yard box caught every ball slung in.

    Mind you I was impressed with the Clark, Lascelles partnership yesterday. Yedlin had a good game to. Dummett defended well but when he is on the ball/passes looks like the hunchback of Notre Dame the way he hunches over the ball.

    Midfield did Ok but lost their way second half allowing Villa far to much space – Ritcie my pick of midfield players
    Gayle – don’t know what to make of him poor yesterday.
    Mitro – again didn’t look interested.

    Tiote – how the hell did RAFA bring him back in when he wants away – Me if I was Colback or another midfield player I would be totally pissed off

  • gorgonzola ( former Pecorino former to gorgonzola)

    Sep 25, 2016 at 8:37 AM

    Comment #11

    sing in the corner

    My apologies, suppose you are ecstatic to draw to Villa, I was not aware. Each to his own mate each to his own.

  • lesh

    Sep 25, 2016 at 8:38 AM

    Comment #12

    Sels needs a little time out of the spotlight and training in being more decisive and bossing his box.

    There’s a risk that apart from losing games, his self-confidence’ll be questioned and that’s when we’ll really suffer.

    I’d like to see Rafa continue with his loyalty to Sels but doing so by playing Darlow while working on Sels.

  • sing in the corner

    Sep 25, 2016 at 8:41 AM

    Comment #13

    What was the craic with Colback anyway? Not in the match day squad – assumed he had a knock?
    Tiote looked like a fish out of water when he came on, and a disinterested one at that.
    We were massively under the cosh and he inexplicably smashed a ball out for a corner when control or put it out for a throw was needed.

  • ash1001

    Sep 25, 2016 at 9:58 AM

    Comment #14

    The new account is a fake one according to The Mag

  • zimtoon

    Sep 25, 2016 at 2:25 PM

    Comment #15

    even darlow cost us points last season which also contributed to us being relegated and even the best goalkeepers make mistakes here and there


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