Marveaux convinced Newcastle close to beating drop

Newcastle United midfielder Sylvain Marveaux feels they're just about safe from the drop. Marveaux created Papiss Cisse's winner against Stoke City on Sunday.

Newcastle United midfielder Sylvain Marveaux feels they're just about safe from the drop.

Marveaux created Papiss Cisse's winner against Stoke City on Sunday.

He told the Evening Chronicle: “It’s a big step; it’s a big relief.

“We just have to continue and play as we have been doing. And we have a big game again on Thursday, and then again on Sunday. We have to make sure we’re ready for these two games.”

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