Found January 14, 2013 on
Newcastle midfielder Yohan Cabaye hopes that the Magpies have turned a corner after snapping their four-game losing run with a 0-0 draw at Norwich.
Cabaye returned to action after a two-month injury lay-off following groin surgery as a second-half substitute in the drab stalemate at Carrow Road.
The absence of the France international has coincided with a slump in form for the Premier League club, with Alan Pardew's side losing 10 of their 13 matches in all competitions.
Cabaye was delighted to be back in action and wants Newcastle to take the defensive resilience they showed against Norwich into their next Premier League game at home to fellow strugglers Reading on Saturday.
"When we started losing we just seemed to lose all our confidence. But we have got a draw here and it could prove to be a big point for us," he said.
"Now we can start to look forward again - starting at home to Reading next week. We defended well and looked solid, but we just have to ta...
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