Newcastle vs Crystal Palace (1-0) – 20.10.2017
Newcastle vs Crystal Palace Match info:
Newcastle number 23 midfielder Mikel Merino scored his first Premier League goal to give Newcastle United a late 1-0 victory over Crystal Palace at St James’ Park.
21 years old Spain midfielder, whose loan move from Borussia Dortmund was made permanent this month, headed in a Matt Ritchie corner four minutes from full-time.
The Eagles,CPFC had the better of the chances but Wilfried Zaha headed wide from an Andros Townsend cross.
Crystal palace number 10 winger Andros Townsend twice shot over before Patrick van Aanholt was inches away from converting from Ruben Loftus-Cheek’s pass.
Besides,in spait of buoyed by their first win of the season against Chelsea last weekend, Palace were hit by a sucker punch when Merino scored to take Newcastle up to sixth.
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