My tribe

Last 12 Newcastle goals all scored by Frenchmen

Newcastle United boss Alan Pardew shrugged off the French factor after their 2-1 win at Cardiff City.

Loic Remy's double also equalled an unusual Premier League record, it meant Newcastle's last 12 league goals have all been scored by Frenchmen, putting them level with Arsenal's 2003-04 'Untouchables'.

"I have not thought about it," said Pardew. "We have a group of players and it is strange the French guys are scoring.

"I felt sorry for Papiss Cisse today, he did some good things and it did not break for him.

"I hope he scores for Senegal v Ivory Coast next week, which is a big game I am looking forward to seeing.

"It is a strange stat."

 For breaking stories and all the great banter like us on Facebook: facebook.com/tribalfootball

About the author

Tribal Football Staff

Have your say
  • Add your favourite leagues and clubs
  • Build your own personal news stream
  • Easily share your favourite stories
  • Connect with what your friends are saying

Select your favourite
leagues and clubs
to get started.

Already part of MyTribe?