Following Newcastle United’s most recent setback, a 1-1 draw to Wolves at St. James’ Park, some fans took aim at midfielder Miguel Almiron’s sub-par performance.
Will Miguel Almiron come good?
The Magpies originally took the lead through Jamal Lascelle’s thumping first-half header before Wolves winger Jonny equalised with 15 minutes left on the clock.
As a result, Steve Bruce’s side failed to take advantage of a winnable game and are left just one point above the relegation zone.
After missing a great early chance to put Newcastle in the ascendancy following a superb run in-behind, Almiron has been at the brunt of some criticism for not burying the opportunity.
The Paraguayan moved to Tyneside from MLS side Atlanta for £20 million, temporarily breaking the Magpies’ transfer record, with the playmaker so far failing to register a goal or assist in black and white, as per WhoScored.com.
Despite some flashes of brilliance, a section of Newcastle fans took aim at Almiron following his golden chance to get on the scoresheet.
— snapshotsuperstar (@snapshotsupers1) October 27, 2019
Left footed toe-poke
— Chris (@chris_maccy) October 27, 2019
— Charlie (@ChxrlieNUFC) October 27, 2019
Touch like an elephant
— adam barrass (@TheMadMagpie86) October 27, 2019
— Stuart Roy スチュワート・ロイ (@Stuie_Tweetz) October 27, 2019
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Has to score no composure at all.
— TonysSellers (@SellersTonys) October 27, 2019