Date: 29th September 2019 at 6:19pm
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centre back wasn’t great against City on Sunday, make no mistake about that. However, he was one of the only not horrendous things about in their 5-0 defeat to Leicester City at the King Power Stadium. You can’t praise the international except in comparison to the rest of his teammates, because he was actually very poor himself. He’s a decent player, though, so you can see why some are suggesting that he will be off come the January transfer window. This was an absolute horror show from Bruce’s side, and questions will be being vociferously asked of the Magpies boss in the days after this game. Schar did have some decent moments, and he did attempt to get things going offensively prior to midfielder being sent off. But Bruce’s tactical switch to a four-man backline exposed both Schar and captain alongside him. This was awful from Newcastle, and the only thing you can say about Schar is that he wasn’t the worst offender.

Nothing but Newcastle has rounded up some of the best tweets below.