If you’re Newcastle United goalkeeper Matz Sels right now, it’s safe to say you probably want the ground to swallow you up after some pockets of Toon fans began to turn on the former Gent goalkeeper.
Some supporters branded his display against Aston Villa as poor, despite the Belgian making a key save in the second half.
The game finished 1-1 and whilst there was little the goalkeeper could do to prevent Tshibola’s late header, there were areas of his performance that didn’t feel Newcastle United fans with confidence.
At 24-years-of-age, the young shot-stopper still has a lot of learning to do, despite him coming across older than his years.
Yes, Newcastle have another youngster in Karl Darlow waiting in the wings but Benitez is a man of principal and it seems like Sels is here to stay.
So with so many opinions circulating around the former Gent man’s performances, we thought we’d take you through the TWO pros and TWO cons to Newcastle dropping Matz Sels…