Newcastle United fans react to Mohamed Diame display against Manchester City

Joselu of Newcastle (C) celebrates with teammate Mohamed Diame of Newcastle (L) and Ki Sung-Yueng of Newcastle (R) after scoring their 1st goal during the Premier League match between...

Newcastle United lost to Manchester City in the Premier League on Saturday.

Fernandinho of Manchester City is challenged by Mohamed Diame of Newcastle United during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Newcastle United at Etihad Stadium on...

Newcastle United fans have taken to social networking site Twitter to give their reaction to the performance of Mohamed Diame against Manchester City.

Diame featured for Newcastle in their Premier League game against City away from home at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday afternoon.

The 31-year-old midfielder started the match and played for the entire 90 minutes, as Rafael Benitez’s side lost 2-1.

Newcastle fans have taken to Twitter to give their reaction to the performance of Diame - who earns £45,000 per week as salary, according to

Below are some of the best comments:

Mohamed Diame during the Newcastle United Training Session at The Newcastle United Training Centre on August 30, 2018, in Newcastle upon Tyne, England.

Diame has been on the books of Newcastle since the summer of 2016 when he joined from Hull City for a transfer fee reported by The Mirror to be worth £4.5 million.

The 31-year-old Senegalese midfielder made 23 starts and eight substitute appearances in the Premier League for the Magpies last season, scoring two goals in the process, according to WhoScored.

Diame has played in all four of Newcastle’s Premier League matches so far this campaign.

Jorginho of Chelsea battles with Mohamed Diame of Newcastle during the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Chelsea at St. James' Park on August 26, 2018 in Newcastle-upon-...

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