Joey Barton reacts on Twitter to Newcastle and West Brom results

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Newcastle United won in the Premier League on Sunday, while West Bromwich Albion drew 2-2 with Liverpool at Anfield.

Burnley midfielder Joey Barton has taken to social networking site Twitter to give his reaction to Newcastle United and West Bromwich Albion’s positive results in the Premier League at the weekend.

Newcastle registered a surprise 2-1 victory over Tottenham Hotspur away from home at White Hart Lane in North London on Sunday evening.

Meanwhile, West Brom held Liverpool to a 2-2 draw away from home at Anfield.

Both Tottenham and Liverpool were involved in the Europa League last week, and former Newcastle and Queens Park Rangers midfielder Barton has suggested that a possible reason behind their slip-ups on Sunday evening.

Newcastle are 15th in the Premier League table at the moment with 16 points from as many matches, two points above the relegation zone.

West Brom currently find themselves 13th in the standings with 20 points from 16 games.

While the Magpies will face Aston Villa at St. James’ Park in the Premier League next weekend, the Baggies will take on Bournemouth at The Hawthorns.

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