Newcastle United fans react on Twitter to Daniel Sturridge's injury

Daniel Sturridge of West Bromwich Albion is challenged by Cesar Azpilicueta of Chelsea during the Premier League match between Chelsea and West Bromwich Albion at Stamford Bridge on...

Newcastle were beaten to Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge by West Bromwich Albion. They are not missing out so far.

Daniel Sturridge of West Bromwich Albion is challenged by Cesar Azpilicueta of Chelsea during the Premier League match between Chelsea and West Bromwich Albion at Stamford Bridge on...

Newcastle United fans were left fuming late in the transfer window when Daniel Sturridge turned them down to sign with West Brom.

Last night they were feeling a lot better about the striker's decision.

Sturridge started up front for West Brom against Chelsea but lasted just three minutes before suffering what appeared to be a hamstring injury.

The 28-year-old was substituted off having barely had a kick and could now face a further spell on the sidelines after seeing havoc wrought on his career by fitness issues.

Daniel Sturridge of Liverpool celebrates scoring his sides third goal during the UEFA Champions League group E match between Liverpool FC and NK Maribor at Anfield on November 1, 2017 in...

Four years ago Sturridge was in the form of his life at Liverpool, but this season he was deemed expendable by Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp.

West Brom boss Alan Pardew was delighted to beat former club Newcastle to win the race for his signature on loan in January but the move has got off to an awful start for the relegation threatened Baggies.

This was his first home start for the Baggies and third appearance overall. Right now it is touch and go whether he makes it into double figures for appearances during his loan spell let alone goals.

Here is a look at how Newcastle fans reacted on Twitter to Sturridge's poor luck...

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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