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We need to wake up according to Enrique.

October 20th, 2009 | 50 Comments |

"It's time we woke up now"
"It's time we woke up now"
Following Newcastle United’s defeat at the hands of Forest on the weekend, Jose Enrique has been hitting out at the team’s lack of form.

Enrique said:

It’s time that we woke up now.

We have been top of the table, which is good, but we need to wake up because we haven’t been playing very well.

We can’t think we’re in the Premier League – it’s not true.

We’ve played only 12 games, and there are 34 games left.

The team haven’t played very well in the last three games – we have two points from nine.”

True enough. We’ve got a game away at Scunthorpe tonight and then home to Doncaster on the weekend. We really should be winning these games against lower table opposition if we’re going to sustain our promotion push. (more…)