The former defender was joined by Don Hutchinson in praising the Leicester City star.
West Ham United stars of the past and present were left gushing over Dimitri Payet's latest bit of magic.
The Barcelona striker scored a wonder goal as his side knocked the Gunners out of the Champions League.
Newcastle United host Sunderland this weekend.
The former Hammers were joined by Stan Collymore in tweeting their praise to the club.
Former Sunderland man Don Hutchison was less than impressed by Newcastle United's showing in their 1-0 defeat to Sheffield Wednesday in the Capital One Cup.
The ex Anfield midfielder made the controversial suggestion regarding the Reds captain when debating next season's starting lineup.
A couple of ex Liverpool players were underwhelmed by the signing of the Burnley star.
Hutchison believes that Newcastle’s falling reputation will hurt them in the transfer window.
Sunderland beat Newcastle United 1-0 over the weekend to significantly increase their chances of securing Premier League survival.