Newcastle United’s Jonas Gutierrez wants Liverpool’s Jose Enrique to do Magpies a favour in FA Cup semi-final

Newcastle United's Jonas Gutierrez would love former colleague Jose Enrique to win on Saturday.

Newcastle United's Jonas Gutierrez would love former colleague Jose Enrique to win on Saturday.

0
Have your say

JONAS Gutierrez is backing pal Jose Enrique to edge Newcastle United closer to Europe.

Enrique, Andy Carroll and Craig Bellamy can do their old club a huge favour in Saturday’s FA Cup semi-final.

If Liverpool – who have already qualified for Europe through their Carling Cup win – beat Everton at Wembley, the Premier League will handed an extra Europa League place.

“There’s nothing they can do this season (in the league),” said Gutierrez. “There are a lot of teams taking good results.

“It’s hard, but I speak with him. I said ‘you have to focus on the semi-final’. That can help us.”

Read more of Gutierrez’s thoughts in today’s Sportmail.