Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

Will the Red Mist Descend?

Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

Will the Red Mist Descend?

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How quick things can change in football. Nearly two weeks ago spirits were high, Chelsea's unbeaten run was over and we believed Newcastle could beat anyone on their day.

Now, after two hard losses, Alan Pardew needs to get his players focused for the weekend.

The Tyne-Wear derby needs no introduction, his record doesn't need repeated and the importance of this match doesn't need reiterated. Everyone at St James' Park know Newcastle need to win this one badly.

Newcastle need to go out and grab this game by the throat, and that means scoring some goals. With Shola Ameobi now earning his living elsewhere, the honorary title of 'Mackem Slayer'is now up for grabs, and to bestow it upon his younger brother would be fitting.

Sammy Ameobi missed the midweek match with Spurs, but could be available for Sunday. He is priced at 8/1 to score the last goal and make a name for himself as a derby hero. …

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