Micky Quinn and Alan Shearer react to Newcastle United draw

Paul Dummett of Newcastle United battles for possession with Cedric Soares of Southampton during the Premier League match between Southampton FC and Newcastle United at St Mary's Stadium...

Rafael Benitez’s Newcastle United played out a goalless draw with Southampton in the Premier League this afternoon.

The Newcastle United team look dejected after the Premier League match between Southampton FC and Newcastle United at St Mary's Stadium on October 27, 2018 in Southampton, United Kingdom.

Micky Quinn has taken to social networking site Twitter to give his reaction to Newcastle United’s goalless draw with Southampton.

Newcastle have played out a goalless draw with Southampton away from home at St. Mary’s Stadium in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon.

Former Newcastle centre-forward Quinn has taken to Twitter to give his reaction to the final result, while Magpies legend Alan Shearer has praised the fans for their support.

 

Salomon Rondon of Newcastle United shoots under pressure from Jack Stephens of Southampton during the Premier League match between Southampton FC and Newcastle United at St Mary's Stadium...

Over the course of the 90 minutes at St. Mary’s Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hosts Southampton had 50% of the possession, took 22 shots of which four were on target, and earned seven corners, according to BBC Sport.

Visitors Newcastle had 50% of the possession, took six shots of which none was on target, and earned two corners, according to BBC Sport.

The draw with Southampton means that Rafael Benitez’s side are second from bottom in the Premier League table at the moment with just three points from 10 matches, two points behind 17th-placed Cardiff City.

Cedric Soares of Southampton battles for possession with Jonjo Shelvey of Newcastle United during the Premier League match between Southampton FC and Newcastle United at St Mary's Stadium...

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