It was a thrilling match between Newcastle United and West Ham United at St. James’ Park, with the teams ending in a 1-1 draw. Both teams had their chances to win it, but ultimately they were both left feeling frustrated with the result. Read on to find out how the match unfolded and who scored for each team!
The Magpies have made huge strides under Eddie Howe this season – with their Wembley date against Manchester United in the Carabao Cup final looming, they needed to win against West Ham United today. Unfortunately, it wasn’t to be as the Hammers held on for a 1-1 draw. The match is a part of the Premier League and as such, it was very important for both teams to claim all three points. Newcastle United played against West Ham United in 1 matches this season. With their Wembley date still looming, they need to win their remaining matches in order to secure their place in the top-flight for next season.
Newcastle United Line-up
Newcastle United took on West Ham United in the Premier League this afternoon, and the match ended in a 1-1 draw. The Magpies started the match well, launching a long free kick towards the West Ham box. However, West Ham broke upfield and scored against Newcastle in the 53rd minute. The result leaves Newcastle in 16th place, one point above the relegation zone. Unfortunately for Howe, Alexander Isak will be assessed after being stretchered off in the second half with an injury.
West Ham United Line-up
WEST HAM UNITED LINE-UP:
Defenders: Aaron Cresswell, Issa Diop, Michail Antonio, Cheikhou Kouyate
Midfielders: Declan Rice, Manuel Lanzini, Javier Hernandez, Mark Noble, Declan Rice
Forwards: Javier Hernandez, Mark Noble, Andy Carroll
First Half Summary
The Magpies made a flying start against West Ham United at St. James’ Park, Newcastle thought they had the lead within seconds of the first
minute. However, West Ham United were determined not to be denied and equalized through a Jacob Murphy free kick in the 84th minute. It was a scrappy and hard-fought 1-1 draw that leaves both teams with plenty to work on heading into the second half.
Second Half Summary
It was an exciting second half at the Lane as Newcastle United came back from a 2-0 deficit to take all three points against West Ham United. A goal in the 55th minute from Ayoze Perez was followed by one in the 74th minute from Siem de Jong, giving the Magpies a 3-2 victory. Both teams had chances to score in the closing minutes, but it was Newcastle who came out on top. This victory moves Newcastle up to 10th in the table, while West Ham drop down to 17th. Let’s take a look at some of the key stats from this match:
Player of the Match: Ayoze Perez
Ayoze Perez led all players with two goals and one assist in this match. He was a constant menace for West Ham United all night long, and his two goals were very important in securing the victory for Newcastle United.
Player of the Half: Siem de Jong
Siem de Jong led all players with three goals and one assist in this match. He was a constant threat for West Ham United throughout the half, and his goal in the 74th minute was crucial in securing the victory for Newcastle United.
Stats of the Day:
Newcastle United scored two goals in the second half – their first goal after halftime this season.
West Ham United allowed two goals – their first goal allowed after halftime this season.
Match Video Highlights
Newcastle United and West Ham United met at St. James’ Park on Saturday evening in the Premier League, and it was a very even first half. Both teams had opportunities to score, but it was West Ham who took the lead in the 38th minute. However, Newcastle came back strongly and equalized in the 61st minute through Ayoze Perez. The second half was much more competitive, with both teams having chances to win the match. However, it was West Ham who finally managed to hold on for a 1-1 draw. This was a very disappointing result for Newcastle, who now drop to ninth place in the Premier League table.
Download Highlights, Full Match and Goals 4k
After a thrilling 1-1 draw between Newcastle United and West Ham United in the Premier League, fans everywhere can rejoice in the latest highlights and goals. Highlights of the match can be found on various streaming platforms, while goals and full match replays can be found on 4k
streaming services. This match was a battle of two outsider teams, with both teams fighting for points towards the end of the season. With only five matches remaining, this match was an important one for both clubs. Congratulations to both teams for their hard work in this match!