Newcastle United fans have taken to social networking site Twitter to give their reaction to Jonjo Shelvey’s performance against West Ham United on Saturday afternoon.
Shelvey made his debut for Newcastle, as he started the Premier League encounter at St. James’ Park.
The England international midfielder, who joined the Magpies from Swansea City earlier in the week, played for the entire 90 minutes.
The former Liverpool man gave a good account of himself and helped Steve McClaren’s side to a 2-1 victory.
The 23-year-old took four shots, had a pass accuracy of 92%, created one chance, put in one cross, attempted two dribbles, and won 60% of his tackles.
The Magpies are 17th in the Premier League table at the moment with 21 points from 22 matches, two points above the relegation zone.
Newcastle fans have taken to Twitter to have their say on the performance of Shelvey against West Ham.
Below are some of the best comments:
@nufc Shelvey has now set his standard. Can he play like this all the time? I hope so!— John Walker (@Macjakedom) January 17, 2016
Massive 3 points for the boys yesterday ! Shelvey was outstanding in my opinion, now let's push on ! #NUFC— Scott Adam Lapping (@Scott_Lapping) January 17, 2016