Newcastle suffered a narrow 1-0 loss to the Toffees at St. James’ Park in the Premier League.
Tom Cleverley’s goal in injury time proved to be the difference between the two sides.
Former Newcastle striker Shearer was following the game, and he was disappointed with the Magpies’ finishing.
For the second week in a row we are punished for poor finishing #pavelisageordie— Alan Shearer (@alanshearer) December 26, 2015
Proper kick in the teeth that #Nufc ! A draw was least the Geordies should have got...— Peter Ramage (@peterramage83) December 26, 2015
Over the course of the 90 minutes at St. James’ Park, hosts Newcastle had 41% of the possession, took 10 shots of which just one was on target, and earned three corners.
Visitors Everton had 59% of the possession, took 20 shots of which just seven were on target, and earned seven corners.
Newcastle are third from bottom in the Premier League table at the moment with 17 points from 18 matches, level on points with 17th-placed Norwich City.