Neil Johnston, BBC Sport
Where to even begin after an extraordinary afternoon at St James' Park.
How about with some positives?
The way Newcastle came from 4-2 down to secure a point will also have pleased Eddie Howe - but not his side's defending.
The Magpies have now shipped a total of 10 goals in their past three home games in the Premier League, as many as they conceded in their previous 16 at St James' Park combined.
It's a worrying statistic for a team that appeared to be reinvigorated against Aston Villa in midweek.