Miles Starforth's player ratings: One 8 and two 7s for Newcastle United after 3-0 victory over Cardiff
Newcastle United defender Fabian Schar stole the headlines after scoring two goals against Cardiff City - but who else stood out in the 3-0 win?
Our Newcastle United writer Miles Starforth has dished out his player ratings following the comprehensive victory - scroll down and flick through our gallery to see how each player performed.
1. Martin Dubravka - 6
Had a quiet afternoon between the posts thanks to his team-mates. 6
2. DeAndre Yedlin - 6
Got forward and supported the attack all afternoon. 6
3. Fabian Schar - 8
Opened his United account with a superb solo goal and made certain of the points with a second. 8
4. Jamaal Lascelles - 6
Shrugged off the injury suffered at Ewood Park and led the team to an important victory. 6