Burnley 1-2 Newcastle United: Visitors stun The Clarets, as The Magpies secure a 2-1 victory

Burnley welcome Newcastle to Turf Moor, but are left stunned after Newcastle take all 3 points
Burnley vs. Newcastle United
Cris Lebron

Cris Lebron

Cris is our author whose career in writing about Premier League lasts exactly the same amount of time he waited for his favorite club to claim the throne of this prestigious league.
Technical card:
Burnley: Bailey Peacock-Farrell, Matthew Lowton, James Tarkowski, Ben Mee, Erik Pieters, Johann Gudmundsson (Joel Mumbongo, min.90), Josh Brownhill, Ashley Westwood, Dwight McNeil, Chris Wood and Matej Vydra
Newcastle United: Martin Dubravka, Jacob Murphy, Ciaran Clark, Federico Fernandez, Paul Dummett, Matt Ritchie, Sean Longstaff, Jonjo Shelvey, Miguel Almiron (Jeff Hendrick, min.90), Dwight Gayle (Callum Wilson, min.57) and Joelinton (Allan Saint-Maximin, min.57)
Stadium: Turf Moor
Goals: Matej Vydra (1-0, min. 18), Jacob Murphy (1-1, min. 59) and Allan Saint-Maximin (1-2, min. 64)

Newcastle United strolled past Burnley with a 2-1 win on Sunday at Turf Moor. Burnley were looking to get back winning ways after losing 3-2 to Southampton in their last match. Newcastle secured a point against Tottenham Hotspur in their previous match. Following today’s result, Burnley and Newcastle currently occupy 15th and 17th spots in the league, with 33 points and 32 points respectively after 31 matches.

The Clarets started strongly in the first half, thanks to Matej Vydra giving Burnley the lead at the 18 minute mark to take them into the break 1-0 up.

Newcastle continued to apply pressure in the second and were rewarded, with a goal from Jacob Murphy, 59 minutes in. However they weren’t finished yet and Allan Saint-Maximin made it 2-1 in the 64th minute with a final score of 2-1.

For Burnley, Joel Mumbongo, came on for Johann Gudmundsson. Newcastle brought on Allan Saint-Maximin, Callum Wilson and Jeff Hendrick, to replace Joelinton, Dwight Gayle and Miguel Almiron.

The referee booked Josh Brownhill for Burnley.

Burnley will next play Manchester United away, with Newcastle facing West Ham at home.

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