‘They become a lot more opinionated when they’ve tipped back a couple’
Tiger Woods relishing rowdy New Jersey crowds at The Northern Trust as FedEx Cup play-offs get underway
- Tiger Woods is preparing to play in The Northern Trust in New Jersey this week
- He says he expects fans to be ‘a little bit more opinionated than most cities’
- Woods was in contention at the USPGA Championship and The Open this year
- Former world No 1 has been thrilled by the response he has received from fans
By JOE STRANGE FOR MAILONLINE
PUBLISHED: 10:24 EDT, 21 August 2018 | UPDATED: 10:35 EDT, 21 August 2018
Tiger Woods is expecting plenty of noise as the FedEx Cup play-offs begin in New Jersey this week – especially after the fans have ‘tipped back a couple’.
The former world No 1 sits 20th in the standings heading into The Northern Trust at Ridgewood Country Club following an impressive return from a serious back injury.
Woods has experienced huge support from crowds around the US during his latest comeback – most notably at this month’s USPGA Championship in Missouri – but he is ready for an even more vocal fanbase when the first round begins on Thursday.
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