Newcastle midfielder Mehdi Abeid delighted with winning Cup appearance

Newcastle United midfielder Mehdi Abeid was delighted with their FA Cup win over Blackburn Rovers. Abeid knows a Cup run is his best chance of an extended first team chance this season.

Newcastle United midfielder Mehdi Abeid was delighted with their FA Cup win over Blackburn Rovers.

Abeid knows a Cup run is his best chance of an extended first team chance this season.

He told the Evening Chronicle: “It was a really good experience to play against Blackburn and I learned a lot.

“I hope to do well at Newcastle. And I hope that everybody is happy with what I produced.

“I think the more I play the better I will get, game by game. I want to show what I can do and get more time to play.

“Staying in the cup is good for me, I want it to continue. I hope to do well every time I play to stay in contention.”

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