Tim Krul can't wait to play 'mad Geordies' after Premier League 2019/20 fixtures pair Newcastle United and Norwich City early

Ex-Newcastle United keeper Tim Krul has reacted to the Premier League fixtures pairing his current club – Norwich City – with the Magpies in the second week of the 2019/20 season.

Thursday, 13th June 2019, 10:52 am
Updated Thursday, 13th June 2019, 12:52 pm
Tim Krul of Norwich City lifts the championship trophy in celebration after the Sky Bet Championship match between Aston Villa and Norwich City at Villa Park on May 05, 2019 in Birmingham, England. (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)

Krul, a Championship winner with both sides, spent 11 years at United, making more than 180 appearances, has joked his new side will claim an “easy” three points against the Magpies, who travel to Carrow Road on August 17.

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Tim Krul of Newcastle United blocks the attempt of Wayne Rooney of Manchester United during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Newcastle United at Old Trafford on August 22, 2015 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Tom Purslow/Man Utd via Getty Images)