Alan Shearer’s angry reaction as ‘pathetic’ Newcastle stunned by Cambridge in FA Cup shock

We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info

Alan Shearer was unsurprisingly unimpressed with Newcastle’s shock FA Cup third-round defeat to Cambridge United on Saturday, slamming his former club’s performance as “pathetic”. The League One side dumped the Magpies out despite the likes of Allan Saint-Maximin, Joelinton and new signing Kieran Trippier all starting for Eddie Howe.

Shearer is on punditry duty for the BBC for their coverage of Hull’s evening kick-off with Everton, and is working alongside familiar colleague Gary Lineker.

Lineker tweeted: “So @NUFC have lost at home League 1 side @CambridgeUtdFC and @alanshearer could be very grumpy tonight. We’re on @BBCOne at 5.22 with @HullCity v @Everton.”

The tweet was accompanied by a picture of a straight-faced Shearer looking thoroughly unhappy.

Newcastle legend Shearer, quoting Lineker’s tweet and adding an angry face emoji, said: “Well done Cambridge. Pathetic NUFC. #FACup.”

MORE TO FOLLOW

We’ll be bringing you the very latest updates, pictures and video on this breaking news story.

For the latest news and breaking news visit: express.co.uk/sport/football

Stay up to date with all the big headlines, pictures, analysis, opinion and video on the stories that matter to you.

Follow us on Twitter @DExpress_Sport – the official Daily Express & Express.co.uk Twitter account – providing real news in real time.

We’re also on Facebook @DailyExpressSport – offering your must-see news, features, videos and pictures throughout the day to like, comment and share from the Daily Express, Sunday Express and Express.co.uk.

Source: Read Full Article