The negatives drown out what should be a positive …
Commentary here on NUFC’s win over Newport – and how the positive of reaching a QF League Cup is rightfully overshadowed by questions about United’s style of play and approach.
“There was no real celebration on the part of the players or United staff – maybe they knew what was coming.
“In a time of lockdown, where this tradition of going to a game with your family and friends seems so distant, a place in the quarterfinals of the League Cup should bring joy to such a trying year. .
“But it was only in Newcastle that the head coach was able, a few moments after guiding his team with less than two games to a final, to find his trendy name on social networks accompanied by the word” out ” .
“Yeah, some fans want Bruce to go.
“Still, although it can be a bit extreme, the result and the progression to the next round cannot mask the performance. The lack of direction, ideas and creativity that once again summed up United in 90 minutes. ”
Full story here.