Newcastle boss Pardew: Moyes can handle Man Utd pressure

Newcastle United boss Alan Pardew is backing David Moyes to bring success to Manchester United. The Toon go to Old Trafford on Saturday.

Newcastle United boss Alan Pardew is backing David Moyes to bring success to Manchester United.

The Toon go to Old Trafford on Saturday.

Pardew said; "I think everybody knew that the first person to follow Alex, it was going to be very, very difficult.

"But he's a strong man and I think he can handle it, and there's a long, long way to go.

"I think they had gone 12 games unbeaten up until that game, so it's not as if there's a crisis there.

"They have lost a game, which as I say, anybody can do in the Premier League at the moment.

"Their reaction is going to be a little bit larger than ours, so there's going to be a little bit of pressure on them and we have got to try to capitalise on that and make it difficult for them."

 
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