Pictures as Newcastle defeat Hearts 2-1 in pre-season friendly

Newcastle got the pre-season off to a good start with a 2-1 win over Scottish Premiership side Heart of Midlothian at Tynecastle last night.

Dwight Gayle opened the scoring in the third minute with a neat finish after he was played in by Siem de Jong.

Picture by Stephen Dobson

Picture by Stephen Dobson

Hearts missed a penalty before levelling through Jamie Walker. But Gayle got Newcastle back in front in the 24th minute when he headed a Jonjo Shelvey corner past Jack Hamilton.

You can read the full match report here