Anthony Knockaert the only spark in Newcastle and Brighton’s gloomy draw

Anthony Knockaert the only spark in Newcastle and Brighton’s gloomy draw

30-Dec-2017 17:30:17 | The Guardian

A late contender for the worst game of 2017 illustrated just why a Newcastle United side without a home win since October will spend the first part of the new year embroiled in a relegation skirmish. Brighton are far from safe but Chris Hughton looked somewhat happier than Rafael Benítez at the end of an afternoon when both sides could have been forgiven for wanting to turn back the clock and return to their former lives dominating last season’s Championship.

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