Ciaran Clark scored for the second one time in per week as Newcastle got here from in the back of to overcome Bournemouth and protected back-to-back Premier League wins for the primary time this season.
The Magpies had been trailing to Harry Wilson’s well-taken opener at St James’ Park, however DeAndre Yedlin levelled with an impressive header with the damage drawing near and Republic of Eire defender Clark, who scored in closing Saturday’s 3-2 victory at West Ham, struck seven mins after the restart to seal a 2-1 win.
Alternatively, despite the fact that they endured to threaten at the damage, the hosts additionally needed to protect tenaciously in entrance of a crowd of 44,424 at St James’ Park because the guests fought the entire option to the whistle in an in the end useless project to get one thing from an entertaining sport.
Steve Bruce’s males head into the world damage with 15 issues from their first 12 video games, a greater than sufficient go back from a troublesome run of fixtures, and take a seat only a level in the back of the Cherries, who began the day in 7th position within the desk.
Newcastle began brightly, however it was once the guests who mustered the primary strive on target when Ryan Fraser blasted a dipping sixth-minute effort simply over Martin Dubravka’s crossbar following a slick interchange of passes between Josh King and Adam Smith.
Dubravka needed to be alert to assert King’s pushed ninth-minute pass after Smith and Callum Wilson had carved the Magpies open down the correct, however it was once Bournemouth goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale who needed to flip away Jetro Willems’ company power seconds later after he had were given in in the back of Smith.
Alternatively, Eddie Howe’s aspect took the lead with 14 mins long gone when a well-worked quick nook transfer noticed Fraser obtain the ball again from King and sq. for Harry Wilson to fireplace house.
It could had been two had Dubravka now not controlled to repel full-back Diego Rico’s formidable effort at his close to submit 3 mins later and, despite the fact that Jonjo Shelvey and Joelinton each took goal from distance with out troubling Ramsdale, it was once the guests who remained in large part on best.
Newcastle wanted Yedlin to transparent Fraser’s strive off the road after he had crushed Dubravka to a ball excessive, however they will have to had been stage seven mins ahead of the damage when Allan Saint-Maximin carved his means into the field however fired in opposition to the bar from point-blank vary, and Ramsdale needed to save from Willems within the aftermath.
However there was once not anything the keeper may do to stay out Yedlin’s bullet header from Saint-Maximin’s 42nd-minute pass in a breathless end to the part.
Newcastle went forward inside of seven mins of the restart when Shelvey, Saint-Maximin and Willems labored a deliberate transfer from a nook and Fernandez headed on for Clark to stab house.
Ramsdale needed to get down properly to avoid wasting any other Willems strike after an exciting 58th-minute run by means of Saint-Maximin after which claw away Joelinton’s lofted strive, and Miguel Almiron was once denied his first strike for the membership 12 mins from time when his goal-bound shot hit the vulnerable Saint-Maximin with the online yawning.
King may have snatched a draw six mins into stoppage time, however headed huge from past the a ways submit after Fraser’s nook have been flicked on.