Result: Joelinton on target as Newcastle strike late to beat Crystal Palace

Result: Joelinton on target as Newcastle strike late to beat Crystal Palace

The Magpies record finalizing Joelinton assisted them clinch all 3 points in London.

Late goals by Callum Wilson and Joelinton offered Newcastle more success in the capital after a 2-0 win at Crystal Palace.

A dull Premier League contest appeared predestined to finish goalless prior to Steve Bruce saw his forward set perform.

Wilson’s seventh goal of the campaign 2 minutes from time appeared sufficient to make the Magpies all 3 points prior to Joelinton’s steadfast screen was rewarded with a deflected strike a minute later on.

Joelinton commemorates Newcastle’s second (Clive Rose/PA)

Following back-to-back beats, Newcastle returned to winning ways and are unbeaten in 3 clashes in London this season while Roy Hodgson was left to show on a bitterly frustrating night for his side.

Offered these teams scored only 69 times during a combined 76 league games last season, a goalfest was not expected in SE25.

The opportunities of a thriller decreased even more when Allan Saint-Maximin joined Wilfried Zaha on the absentee list, with both clubs missing out on the imagination of their style players.

Delighted place.

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Bruce made 4 changes to the side which lost at home to Chelsea last weekend which at first had actually the preferred result.

After procedures got under way following a minute’s applause for Diego Maradona, who passed away at the age of 60 on Wednesday, Joelinton indicated his intent with 3 early efforts.

The first 2 by Newcastle’s ₤ 40million record finalizing were off target, however the 3rd did a minimum of force Vicente Guaita into a regular conserve.

Players honour Diego Maradona prior to kick-off (Daniel Leal Olivas/PA)

Palace had actually permitted the Magpies to determine possession during the opening exchanges, however briefly clicked into equipment midway through the half thanks to Ebere Eze

The summer finalizing required Karl Darlow into an exceptional save with a drilled effort in the 25th minute which had actually been heading for the top corner.

Newcastle’s goalkeeper was required once again 4 minutes later on and produced another prompt intervention to stay out Jeffrey Schlupp‘s low effort.


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Schlupp had actually been a surprise addition over Michy Batshuayi and he had the final effort of the half, however was not able to guide his header on target.

More good work by the winger provided fellow Ghana international Jordan Ayew with a half opportunity in the 54th minute, however the attacker might only poke large on the stretch.

By the time Eze’s volley practically wandered out for a toss, Hodgson had actually seen enough and Jairo Riedewald and Christian Benteke were presented to stimulate some life and attempt into the clash.

Gary Cahill responds after a missed out on opportunity (Clive Rose/PA)

Away boss Bruce did comparable and substitute Matt Ritchie produced a terrific ball into the area with 18 minutes to go, however Joelinton mistimed his jump and nodded well large.

Sean Longstaff‘s fine run from inside his own half developed another opportunity for Newcastle in the 79th minute after he was lowered and yet Ritchie might only fire a cool free-kick regular directly at Guaita.

Benteke was the next substitute to threaten, however his down header was outstandingly parried far from goal by Darlow prior to Federico Fernandez fearlessly obstructed Cheikhou Kouyate‘s effort.


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Palace looked the more most likely and Patrick van Aanholt must have discovered Batshuayi with a cross 5 minutes from time, which showed definitive.

With time practically up, Joelinton dribbled forward and insinuated Wilson, who coolly slotted in between Guaita’s legs with 88 minutes on the clock.

Newcastle were refrained from doing there though, and Brazilian Joelinton concluded the points with a deflected strike in the 90th minute after another fine run to move the Magpies up to 10th.

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