Villains of the weekend
This has to be a group thing. How could Newcastle’s players show so little fight in front of their own fans as Vardy and Leicester turned up the heat? It was an embarrassing sight, not to say baffling for a team scrambling about at the wrong end of the Premier League table. And for Steve McClaren, the alarm bells must have rung loud and long. You can always coach tactics but you cannot instill courage.