The story of the day as Newcastle United capitulate late on to suffer Leeds United hammering

Newcastle United take on Leeds United in the Premier League for the first time since January 2004 – it’s the Magpies’ first top flight trip to Elland Road since August 2003.

Newcastle United travel to Leeds United for the first time in 17 years in the Premier League tonight.
Newcastle United travel to Leeds United for the first time in 17 years in the Premier League tonight.

Nearly 17 years have passed since this duo met in the Premier League and games against the Whites have proven a very happy hunting ground for United over the years as Steve Bruce and his side look to make it three Premier League wins on the bounce.

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Key Events

  • FT - Leeds United 5 (Bamford 35, Rodrigo 62, Dallas 78, Alioski 86, Harrison 88) Newcastle United 2 (Hendrick 26, Clark 65)
  • NUFC XI: Darlow, Murphy, Fernandez, Clark, Lewis, Hendrick (Krafth 62), Hayden, S.Longstaff, Fraser (Almiron 75), Joelinton (Gayle 73), Wilson.
  • Miles Starforth is at Elland Road, with Liam Kennedy on blog duty
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Steve Bruce - and fans - react to the Leeds loss

And that’s that - another late capitulation for NUFC

It wasn’t game over - 5-2. What a goal Jack Harrison!

Shocker from Sean Longstaff - gifts the ball away and Leeds net

2-1 Leeds - and it was some goal...

Right decision... probably!

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