Ayoze Perez fires Newcastle United OUT of relegation zone

Ayoze Perez has helped lift Newcastle United out of the relegation zone – three months after leaving the club.

Friday, 25th October 2019, 9:53 pm
Updated Friday, 25th October 2019, 10:54 pm
Ayoze Perez.

Perez scored a hat-trick for Leicester City in their stunning 9-0 win over Southampton at the St Mary’s Stadium tonight.

The forward, last season’s leading scorer, joined the club in a £30million deal in July.

Perez hadn’t scored in his first eight Premier League games for Leicester, who moved up to second place.

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Newcastle moved above Southampton, and up to 17th place, on goal difference.