Newcastle United v Crystal Palace LIVE: Follow all the action from St James's Park

Newcastle United host Crystal Palace at St James's Park today in a huge clash at the bottom of the Premier League.

Thursday, 28th April 2016, 8:13 pm
Updated Wednesday, 4th May 2016, 2:15 pm
Rafa Benitez

Click here for the live blog:Rafa Benitez has overseen a recent upturn in results with victory over Swansea City followed by draws against Manchester City and Liverpool to keep alive the club's hopes of staying in the Premier League.

Second-bottom Newcastle - a point off safety - face former manager Alan Pardew's Palace side today (3pm kick-off).

The Eagles are 16th in the Premier League, eight points clear of Sunderland.

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