Jorginho struggled alongside Mateo Kovacic against the Magpies as a midfield trio of Sean Longstaff, Bruno Guimaraes and Joe Willock left the west London duo chasing their tails on Saturday.
But, it was Joelinton who put the final nail in the coffin of the Italy international’s performance after leaving him on his backside having turned him inside then out. Jorginho darted out of position and towards the Brazilian in a bid to win back possession for Chelsea.
In doing so, he just slipped and fell over as Joelinton wheeled away to spearhead another breach of the Blues’ backline. Instead of making up the lost ground and chasing his opposite number, Jorgnho slapped the floor in despair and sulked.
This angered Chelsea supporters at St James’ Park – and on social media top. Below are few reactions from Twitter’:
@ELEGBETE1SPORTS tweeted: “Joelinton gave Jorginho epilepsy there but the cross was also epileptic instead of it being eclectic. The fluency of Newcastle’s attack in this second half is getting near ferocious. How long before the bridge wall cracks in this battle of English coaches?”
@mlqwlkr tweeted: “Joelinton did more in the middle for Newcastle than the bystander name Jorginho. And its Graham Potter fault”.
@ComingHomeNUFC tweeted: “Joelinton skinned Jorginho and couldn’t do anything with it”
@CFC_Mason2001 tweeted: “Joelinton at RW has more tackles, more passes and b