'Announce the trophy!': Newcastle United fans react as Steve Bruce fields SEVEN changes
Steve Bruce has handed Matty Longstaff his competitive debut alongside seven changes – and Newcastle fans have given their thoughts on the new-look starting 11.
The 58-year-old reiterated in his programme notes that he will take cup competitions seriously this season, and looks to fielded a strong 11, albeit a couple of questions from supporters.
Ayoze Perez starts on his return to St James’s Park in a strong-looking Leicester City side, which fans have quickly commented on.
Here is how United fans from around social media reacted to the team news:
@eishariaz13: C’mon, at least put Dubravka in goal
@bethmann99: MATTY LONGSTAFF WITH THE WINNER!!
@LongstaffIsMint: Announce the trophy!
@ChezObrien: We’re gunna win the cup up the mags
@singstaen: Looks like we are going to get a hiding today…
@decarteret_john: Could be tough for us tonight...
@AlexVeitch7: Best team he could have played really.