Newcastle United's English midfielder Jonjo Shelvey reacts during the English Premier League football match between Newcastle United and Leeds United at St James' Park in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, north east England on January 26, 2021. (Photo by STU FORSTER / POOL / AFP)

Better, but still not good enough – Miles Starforth dishes out his Newcastle United player ratings from the Leeds United defeat

Newcastle United threatened to rekindle their Premier League fire against Leeds United but ultimately is more of the same.

By Liam Kennedy
Tuesday, 26th January 2021, 9:33 pm

A more spirited second half show with at least some attacking intent showed this bunch have got some fight in them, but it still wasn’t enough to get a result against an out-of-form, out-of-sorts Leeds United side.

How did the 13 players used on the night perform at St James’s Park in the 2-1 defeat? Here Miles Starforth dishes out his player ratings, with some marginally improved marks...

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