Newcastle boss Pardew: Ameobi up there with Wor Jackie!

Newcastle United boss Alan Pardew has likened Shola Ameobi with the club's biggest legends.

Newcastle United boss Alan Pardew has likened Shola Ameobi with the club's biggest legends.

Ameobi was hailed as a “legend” by his boss Pardew for rescuing a point in a bad-tempered North East derby.

Pardew said: “Only Wor Jackie [Milburn] has scored more in this fixture for us. The boy’s a legend. It could not have fallen to a better person.” A

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