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Newcastle Fans Still Buzzing After Famous Comeback Win

8:52 am, Thursday, September 29th, 2016 by Dr. Ed Harrison · 12 Comments

Here’s some reactions this morning to last night’s sensational 4-3 win against Norwich.

In truth we should have had this game wrapped up by half time, but it was amazingly 1-1 and that gave Norwich the confidence to come back to be 3-1 up after 69 minutes and 3-2 up after 90 minutes.

But two goals in the last 90 seconds of the six minutes of stoppage times gave Newcastle a sensational win that will long be remembered.

Here is Mitrovic lifting Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez off the ground after the famous win.

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12 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Tsunki // Sep 29, 2016 at 8:55 AM

    Aye when you’re walking out early and hear the goals go in as you unlock the car I wonder what happens to that smug feeling of beating the traffic?

  • 2 Tsunki // Sep 29, 2016 at 8:55 AM

    Never mind son, at least you never had to jostle down the road with all those plebs….

  • 3 Mag52 // Sep 29, 2016 at 8:58 AM

    Perez for Diame next match surely.

  • 4 hibbit // Sep 29, 2016 at 8:59 AM


    that aim at me ??

  • 5 jimmysmith // Sep 29, 2016 at 9:02 AM

    Gayle for Diame surely.

  • 6 nut meg // Sep 29, 2016 at 9:06 AM

    Alex Neil whinging to the ref about why he played 6 minutes of added time. I read/heard a ref talk about it a good while back and as far as I remember he said …1 min per goal, 30 seconds per sub etc. was what they generally gave. As there was 5 goals scored and 5 subs + time wasting 6 mins could’ve been on the short side. Anyone else heard anything regarding this?

  • 7 El Sleeve // Sep 29, 2016 at 9:07 AM

    Let’s thrash Rotherham this weekend!

  • 8 lesh // Sep 29, 2016 at 9:12 AM


    You’re right about waiting till Ed settled down – he must be as high as a kite – still!

    I thought the clip of the bairn was brilliant. He’s obviously in and out of his cot to catch the goals!

  • 9 Laurent Robert 32 // Sep 29, 2016 at 9:12 AM

    It was like the Villa game for part of it, but more chances. We were utterly dominant at the start, had more glaring chances but hit the keeper. Then for a decent chunk of the game we looked a bit lost in finding the right formula in the final third, until Gayle got one back, then it was building again.

    Their goals were fortunate being a penalty, world class goal, and deflection. They didn’t great much other than that.

  • 10 Legolas // Sep 29, 2016 at 9:35 AM

    Nut Meg, I ran a men’s Sunday team for years and the ref used to say a minute for a sub. Never heard about time added on for a goal.

  • 11 toongaff // Sep 29, 2016 at 11:36 AM

    What a game last night, diame was pretty poor and so was colback, I’m hoping they don’t start for the Rotherham match. I haven’t a clue why Rafa hardly starts mitro cos he always brings passion to the field. anyways onwards and upwards. howay the lads

  • 12 dannitoon // Sep 29, 2016 at 3:19 PM

    30 secs a goal n 30/sub… 3 × 30 + 6 × 30 + loads of bookings n fouls too..6 mins was just about right ??..

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