Jonas Gutierrez reacts to Newcastle United draw with Brighton

Jonás Gutiérrez Gutierrez of Defensa y Justicia fights for the ball with Roberto Garces of El Nacional during a second stage match between Defensa y Justicia and El Nacional as part of...

Rafael Benitez’s Newcastle United drew with Brighton and Hove Albion on Saturday.

Jonas Gutierrez of Newcastle United celebrates scoring his team's second goal with his team mates during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and West Ham United at...

Jonas Gutierrez has taken to Twitter to give his reaction to Newcastle United’s draw with Brighton and Hove Albion on Saturday evening.

Newcastle played out a 1-1 draw with Brighton away from home at the American Express Community Stadium in the Premier League.

Ayoze Perez opened the scoring for Rafael Benitez’s side as early as the 18th minute, but the Seagulls restored parity through Pascal Gross on 75 minutes.

 

Former Newcastle midfielder Gutierrez was following the match, and he has taken to Twitter to give his reaction.

The 35-year-old Argentine midfielder has thanked Brighton manager Chris Hughton for making him a better player, having worked with him first at Newcastle and then at Norwich.

Chris Hughton, Manager of Brighton and Hove Albion looks on prior to the Premier League match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Newcastle United at American Express Community Stadium on...

Stats

Over the course of the 90 minutes at the American Express Community Stadium, hosts Brighton had 49% of the possession, took nine shots of which two were on target, and earned seven corners, according to BBC Sport.

Visitors Newcastle had 51% of the possession, took nine shots of which one was on target, and earned four corners, according to BBC Sport.

Newcastle coach John Carver (l) congratulates Jonas Gutierrez after the second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and West Ham United at St James' Park...

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