Newcastle United's 0-0 draw with Aston Villa on Saturday was so drab and boring that even the players had trouble getting into it. Luckily, Alan Pardew has some helpful advice.
What looks like might be some tactical advice turns very weird, very quickly. Remember, team: When you smile, the whole world smiles with you. This might just be Alan Pardew's "FRAAB" moment. I'm sure we'll be seeing this again in the future.
Let's put a smile on that face!
Newcastle fans aren't exactly smiling after Saturday's lackluster performance, so perhaps Pardew's advice was prophetic in a twisted way.