Twitter reacts to the 125th year celebration of Newcastle United
Newcastle United celebrated their 125th anniversary yesterday and the Toon army took it to Twitter to relive their memorable moments as fans.
Newcastle were founded in 1892 by the merger of Newcastle East End and Newcastle West End, and has played at its current home ground, St James' Park, ever since. The Magpies are eighth in the all-time FA Premier League table and have the ninth highest total of major honours won by an English club with 11 wins.
Known for their incredible support even in turbulent times, the Newcastle fans have made the club's journey all the more special. Here are some of the best tweets regarding the 125th year anniversary:
The official twitter handle of Newcastle United posted a short video about the history of the beautiful club,
Birthday wishes poured in as the supporters expressed their feelings about their favourite club.
A glimpse of the fascinating celebrations...
The club decided to announce the greatest Newcastle United XI of all time on this special occasion.
However, few of the supporters including Alan Shearer focused on the 2-3 loss and posted their views on the same.