Martin Dubravka denies wasteful Norwich to earn Newcastle a point


Alexander Tettey excelled in Norwich’s midfield and Newcastle’s Martin Dubravka made some very decent saves but the game’s highlight may have been the song used to serenade a sometime England left-back’s debut in black and white stripes.

As the Tottenham Hotspur loanee stepped off Steve Bruce’s bench, the Gallowgate End burst into an approving chorus of “Danny Rose, he loves fish and chips”. It was a reference to Rose’s apparent reservations about the quality of southern chippies as a driving force in his temporary transfer north-east and raised the widest, and most widespread, smiles of an often frustrating afternoon.

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This post written by Louise Taylor at St James’ Park originally appeared on Football | The Guardian. Read the full post here.

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