Fabian Schär double helps Newcastle end Aston Villa’s unbeaten home run

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Given this was only Newcastle’s ­second away league win of the ­season, no wonder they seemed determined to savour every moment. Their supporters, some of whom by the end were naturally topless in ­biting temperatures, certainly did.

From Fabian Schär scoring twice and, deep into stoppage time, attempting a Cruyff turn past halfway and Anthony Gordon singing along to Who’s That Team We Call United?, the Toon Army’s toe-tapping terrace anthem, as the players celebrated before the away end, there was a rich tapestry of snapshots from what felt like a significant evening for Eddie Howe’s side. Bruno Guimarães, after another superb performance, headed down the tunnel clutching Kinder Bueno chocolate, his favourite sweet treat, given to him by a fan.

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Written by Ben Fisher at Villa Park
This news first appeared on https://www.theguardian.com/football/2024/jan/30/aston-villa-newcastle-premier-league-match-report under the title “Fabian Schär double helps Newcastle end Aston Villa’s unbeaten home run”. Bolchha Nepal is not responsible or affiliated towards the opinion expressed in this news article.