The Magpies suffered a narrow 1-0 defeat to Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium in North London.
Laurent Koscielny’s goal in the 72nd minute proved to be the difference between the two sides in the Premier League encounter.
Over the course of the 90 minutes at the Emirates Stadium, visitors Newcastle had 49% of the possession, took 15 shots of which just six were on target, and earned four corners.
Hosts Arsenal had 51% of the possession, took 16 shots of which only three were on target, and earned seven corners.
The Magpies are third from bottom in the Premier League table at the moment with 17 points from 20 matches, just two points behind 17th-placed Swansea City.
Elliot has taken to Twitter to give his reaction to the loss, with Newcastle fans responding to his message on the social networking site.
Below are some of the best comments:
Gutting defeat yesterday after such a good performance.Fantastic support as always from fans.Thank you and hope got all got back safe #NUFC— Robert Elliot (@the_dilsh) January 3, 2016
@the_dilsh well played rob. Glad to see you back in goal. Keep going wins will come— scurf (@scurf9) January 3, 2016
@the_dilsh Agree we need to score its fine playing well but we need to covert chances...— CHRISDOBEY (@ChrisDobey) January 3, 2016
@the_dilsh you are doing just fine in goal mate, need a goalscorer quick!!!!— Lenny Jones (@lenjones0909) January 3, 2016
@the_dilsh we missed you Monday.. You are turning out to be one of our best players this season .. We were unlucky yesterday— Nick (@failNUFC76) January 3, 2016