The story of the day as Newcastle United secure back-to-back Premier League wins as Dwight Gayle scores on return

Newcastle United host West Brom in the Premier League this afternoon looking to widen the gap between themselves and the bottom three.

Newcastle United host West Brom this afternoon in the Premier League.
Newcastle United host West Brom this afternoon in the Premier League.

Can the Magpies follow on from victory in South London last time out with three points on Tyneside?

Follow every kick, as it happens, in our LIVE Newcastle United blog, with all the build-up, team news, match action and post-match reaction as well as expert analysis from our writers Miles Starforth and Liam Kennedy.

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Newcastle United v West Brom LIVE: Match action and reaction from St James’s Park

Last updated: Saturday, 12 December, 2020, 15:14

Key Events

  • Newcastle United 2 (Almiron 1, Gayle 82) West Brom 1 (Furlong 49)
  • NUFC XI: Darlow; Krafth (Murphy 79), Hayden, Clark, Lewis (Gayle 68); Ritchie, S.Longstaff, Shelvey, Almiron (Yedlin 85); Joelinton, Wilson.
  • Our writer Miles Starforth is at SJP today, with Liam Kennedy on matchday blog duty
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Welcome, Newcastle United fans!

It’s matchday!

Newcastle United are back in Premier League action this afternoon with top flight strugglers West Brom in town.

Can the Magpies pick up another three points? 

Follow every kick of action, as it happens,  in our LIVE blog.

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