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Top 10 is good enough for Demba Ba

Newcastle striker says he will be happy if his side finish in the top half

Demba Ba has had a successful season with Newcastle so far

Newcastle United striker Demba Ba says he will be happy if his side finish in the top 10 this season.

The Magpies have had a brilliant season so far and did not lose any of their first 11 matches.

If a team finishes in the top four, they qualify for next season's Champions League compeition, but Demba said he is not thinking about that right now.

"I think at the beginning of the season we thought if we finish in the first part of the table it would be a good season for us," he said.

Key Points

  • Striker Demba Ba plays for Newcastle United
  • His team have being doing very well so far this season
  • Says he will be happy if they finish in the top 10