Date: 16th September 2019 at 7:30am
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OPINION

told The Chronicle on Sunday that he is close to signing a new with the north east giants. The timing of the news is a bit iffy considering the Slovakian international just made a grave error that cost his team a goal in their 3-1 defeat to on Saturday. However, it must be considered how good Dubravka has been when you examine his  tenure as a whole. The 30-year-old has claimed the number one shirt and never looked back, and is simply light years ahead of back up shot-stopper in the pecking order at St James’ Park. With that said, it’s a surprise to see the Newcastle criticising this news so profusely. They can’t really believe that Dubravka doesn’t deserve a new contract, can they? Yes, he messed up at , but he also came to his team’s rescue on several occasions. Perhaps these fans would rather Darlow was manning the sticks on a full-time basis, eh?

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