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Howe: Newcastle performance in Palace defeat ´way off´ Spurs win

Eddie Howe admitted Newcastle United’s performance in the 2-0 loss at Crystal Palace on Wednesday was “way off” the one that saw them thump Tottenham in their previous game.

Howe’s men hammered Spurs 4-0 in their last match, but they never got close to matching the attacking verve from that outing and a Jean-Philippe Mateta double condemned the Magpies to defeat at Selhurst Park.

Newcastle didn’t even manage a shot on target until the 87th minute, accumulating just 0.42 xG (expected goals) as the likes of Alexander Isak and Anthony Gordon struggled to make an impact.

Only against Manchester City in August (one) have Newcastle recorded fewer shots on target in a Premier League game this season than their two against Palace, and Howe was critical of his team’s display

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