The Frenchman went through the motions on Saturday at Swansea, and gave less than 100%, which is unusual as he is respected for his work rate.
Something is sadly wrong at this club of ours, but the midfield player claims the problem is not Pardew.
Gouffran facing up to a testing time for him and the manager
Yoan Gouffran (Talking to the Chronicle): “We have to work not only for the manager, but also the club and the fans.
“We have to do the best and try to win.
“It was a very good point for us and our confidence.
“We scored two goals, and I think it’s a great point for the team and the fans.”
“We didn’t play very well. We understand the fans – they were disappointed and a little bit angry.
“But we have to look forward and give 100 per cent for the club.
“We want to win and take points.”