Match highlights. On a rare sunny day in the dark underbelly of the North East, Newcastle had to
negotiate an early derby game full of expectation amongst the deluded locals. Such is the optimism
after shelling out a fat wedge on a new bunch of fair to middling or overaged players. As was to be
Apologies for the rather brief nature of the highlights so far, Just Kevin Nolan's 52nd minute goal
and the build up really. However we will endeavour to update them with some longer highlights when
we find them. The game strted off as a fairly scrappy affair in the first half. Newcastle gradually
appeared to achieve [.