Newcastle United have only collected one point from their first four matches of the 2018-19 Premier League campaign, which is not exactly ideal.
However, it must be pointed out that three of those matches have been against Tottenham Hotspur, Chelsea and Manchester City.
Newcastle lost all three fixtures 2-1, and will be looking to record their first victory of the new Premier League season when they host Arsenal after the international break.
Joselu is the club’s top scorer this season having netted twice in four matches, but he was dropped to the bench against City as summer arrival Salomon Rondon came into the XI.
The 28-year-old only managed four Premier League goals last term, but is on course to better that tally this season.
The centre-forward’s work-rate has also continually impressed the Newcastle fans, and it seems that he is very popular with the supporters despite a lack of goals since arriving in the summer of 2017.
A selection of the Twitter reaction can be seen below:
Good game Joselu , keep up the good work 👍🏻 #nufc
— Neil J R (@NeilJonNUFC) September 2, 2018
What a guy
— Kierooon🍭 (@Aaronsinho_) September 2, 2018
Keep up the good work, love the Toon ❤⚽️❤⚽️
— Dawn (@Dawn13781302) September 2, 2018
— Ben (@ftblkenedy) September 2, 2018
Good game yesterday mate, keep fighting for the Toon 👍⚽⚽
— Toonfan (@ataylor1892) September 2, 2018
— J21 (@Jxselu21) September 2, 2018
Never give in Joselu, you are better than a lot of people think. Howay the lads!
— thereal andrew young (@temperamentalan) September 2, 2018
He should start in the next match
— Fotguru (@fotguru) September 2, 2018