Alan Shearer reacts on Twitter to Newcastle draw

Alan Shearer

Newcastle United played out a 1-1 draw with Aston Villa at St. James’ Park in the Premier League on Saturday evening.

Alan Shearer has taken to social networking site Twitter to give his reaction to the draw between Newcastle United and Aston Villa this evening.

Newcastle were held to a 1-1 draw by fellow relegation candidates Villa at St. James’ Park in the Premier League.

Fabricio Coloccini put the Magpies in the lead in the 38th minute, and Jordan Ayew scored a stunning goal just past the hour mark to rescue a point for the Villans.

Former Newcastle striker Shearer was following the game, and he has taken to Twitter to give his verdict.

Over the course of the 90 minutes at St. James’ Park, hosts Newcastle had 47% of the possession, took eight shots of which four were on target, and earned three corners.

Visitors Villa had 53% of the possession, took 10 shots of which seven were on target, and earned seven corners.

Newcastle are 17th in the Premier League table at the moment with 17 points from as many matches, just three points above the relegation zone.

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