'It was 2am, and I needed the toilet...' The aftermath of Micky Quinn's four-goal debut for Newcastle

Striker Micky Quinn celebrated a little too wildly following an impressive Newcastle debut in a 5-2 comeback win over Leeds United. The Englishman had just joined the second-tier side from Portsmouth in the summer of 1989 for what was then a whopping £800,000 transfer fee.  

After Quinn put his new club in front from the penalty spot after 18 minutes, the Magpies then fell behind to strikes from Bobby Davidson and Iain Baird. 

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