Newcastle’s supporters have flooded to Twitter this afternoon to vent their frustrations, after an unbelievable sequence of occasions noticed Everton double their lead versus the Magpies.
Newcastle vs Everton
The 2 sides are at the moment locked in motion at St. James’ Park, in a Premier League conflict.
Hosts Newcastle headed into proceedings hoping for a bounce-back efficiency, having fallen to a disappointing 2-Zero defeat at West Ham final outing.
Forward of their newest outing this afternoon, the Magpies sat 6 factors away from the relegation zone.
Everton, in the meantime, adopted a formidable Three-Zero win at Cardiff with a stable Zero-Zero draw with Merseyside rivals Liverpool of their final outing.
Consequently, Marco Silva’s males sat in 10th within the Premier League desk forward of kick-off on Tyneside.
Everton in management
And the opening 45 minutes at St. James’ has since seen Everton proceed their improved latest run of kind.
The Toffees have headed into the interval with a 2-goal benefit, courtesy of Dominic Calvert-Lewin and Richarlison.
Engish hitman Calvert-Lewin opened the sport’s scoring with 18 minutes on the clock, getting on the top of Lucas Digne’s whipped cross to move residence.
Nonetheless, Everton’s second purpose, which got here simply previous the half-hour mark, has since seen Newcastle’s followers completely up in arms.
The Magpies had been awarded a penalty within the 29th-minute, after Jordan Pickford failed to collect a simple ball into the field, earlier than taking out Salomon Rondon, who was, on the time, clear via.
As such, referee Lee Mason was anticipated to supply a straight crimson card.
Mason, although, determined in opposition to even reserving Pickford, earlier than the English worldwide dusted himself off to avoid wasting Matt Ritchie’s ensuing spot-kick.
Pickford ought to’ve been given his marching orders … However he averted sanction, and punished Newcastle.#OptusSport #PremierLeague #NEWEVE pic.twitter.com/xM3JvDsCcT
— Optus Sport (@OptusSport) March 9, 2019
And, simply so as to add insult to harm, Everton then instantly made their method to the opposite finish of the pitch so as to add their second of the afternoon.
‘Mason has been terrible’
As such, it has since come as little shock to see Twitter completely flooded with livid Newcastle supporters, who really feel as if the decision-making of Lee Mason may effectively value them a share of the spoils this afternoon:
Lee Mason and Pickford can fuck off #NUFC
— Mr Wheal (@MrWheal) March 9, 2019
Please inform me how Pickford stays on. To avoid wasting a pen, inside a min concede 😭 stattos please inform me the final time somebody was despatched in opposition to Newcastle within the premier league? #NUFC
— Ash Stephenson (@ashtoon92) March 9, 2019
Can somebody inform me how Pickford was on the pitch within the first place to avoid wasting the pen?
— Sprint (@Sprint111_) March 9, 2019
What a spear by Jordan Pickford. Roman Reigns appears to be like foolish.
— The Governor (@GovernorNUFC) March 9, 2019
Lee Mason has had a shocker there. Pickford’s deal with on Rondon is a rugby deal with, and deliberate. How has he not seend crimson? It’s a joke. Then as Everton go up the opposite finish, Hayden is down with a head harm. #NUFC
— Andrew Musgrove (@ADMusgrove) March 9, 2019
Certainly it’s a crimson for pickford forestall a goalscoring alternative with a blatant foul?? #Nufc
— ⬛◻Dan Evz◻⬛ (@DannyEvz) March 9, 2019
#NUFC how the hell did Pickford not even get booked. Mason is a absolute prick 🤬
— sarah arthur (@saraharthur77) March 9, 2019
38minutes: Mason has been terrible as referee this afternoon. Has let far an excessive amount of go, didn’t even guide Pickford when the #efc goalkeeper ought to have been sent-off, & has missed different offences from either side. #nufc have been very poor, however Mason hasn’t helped
— Chris Waugh (@ChrisDHWaugh) March 9, 2019
So Pickford drops the ball and blatantly rugby tackles Rondon as he’s about to faucet in. Stays on the pitch and saves the pen.
Then with Hayden down with a head harm, Lee Mason permits play to proceed and Everton go on to attain once more.
Kind it f***ing out PGMOL.
— NUFC 360 (@NUFC360) March 9, 2019
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