Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

United's Puzzle Is Coming Together

Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

United's Puzzle Is Coming Together

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THE jigsaw puzzle at Newcastle United might finally be starting to put itself together, because I think there are some very good component parts there.

Not only have the additions brought in added quality, I also think they have brought with them a character and belief that was probably missing from that United dressing room before. A lot of those Magpies players are tainted mentally having lost a succession of derbies to Sunderland, and they have also been beaten heavily in the Premier League on a regular basis for a couple of years now.

In players like Aleksandar Mitrovic, Georginio Wijnaldum and Chancel Mbemba I believe Newcastle have the personnel to change the mentality of that squad.

There are now some passionate, driven and determined personalities in that dressing room who can drag their team-mates through the tough times.

I believe this is the weekend when Newcastle can end their seven-match winless run against Sunderland.

Mitrovic looks like a player who can really lead the line in the Premier League and his passion is infectious. …

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