Newcastle fans and Olivier Kemen react on Twitter to Mbabu’s debut display

Newcastle United

Kevin Mbabu made his debut for Newcastle United against Chelsea in the Premier League on Saturday evening.

Newcastle United fans have taken to social networking site Twitter to give their reaction to Kevin Mbabu’s performance against Chelsea at home this weekend.

The 20-year-old defender started the Premier League game between Newcastle and Chelsea at St. James’ Park on Saturday evening and played for the entire 90 minutes.

Mbabu, who joined Newcastle from Servette in January 2013, gave a good account of himself against Chelsea in what was his debut first-team appearance for the Magpies.

The Switzerland Under-19 international had a pass accuracy of 62%, and won two headers and eight tackles, as Newcastle played out a 2-2 draw with the Blues at St. James’ Park in the Premier League.

Following the match, Newcastle fans took to Twitter to have their say on the performance of Mbabu against Chelsea, with Olivier Kemen (who left the Magpies for Lyon in the summer), sending him a message on the social networking site Twitter.

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