With defeats at home to Bournemouth and Watford, a 4-1 defeat at Old Trafford and a 2-2 draw at West Brom, November’s hardly been a month to shout about, however there’s only one winner of this for me – and that’s Jacob Murphy.
— Newcastle United FC (@NUFC) December 4, 2017
Ciaran Clark has, at times, been the best of a bad bunch at the back over the past month, also scoring a vital goal in the 2-2 draw at The Hawthorns, however it’s hard to give a defender your vote given we shipped 10 in 4 games over November.
Hayden is always competitive has done ok, but the vote has to go to Murphy for me. He made his first league start in a promising display at Old Trafford, was without doubt the only player to have performed in the horrendous home defeat to Watford and showed more glimpses of his talent in the 2-2 draw at West Brom.
Voting closes at 12pm on Thursday (7th December) and our vote has gone to Murphy; who for me deserves some recognition for his much improved performances after taking some criticism during a difficult few months at the club.
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About Olly Hawkins
Olly has been a Junior Magpie from birth. As a season ticket holder and avid Newcastle United fan - he eats, sleeps and breathes all things NUFC.