Newcastle spank Chelsea FC at St James Park

Newcastle United defeated Chelsea FC 4-1 at St James Park in an English Premier League fixture on Saturday, November 25, 2023. SportsRation reports.

That win saw Newcastle get back to winning ways after a difficult few weeks.

It was a fairly even first half, with Alexander Isak rifling home the opener 10 minutes into the match.

Mauricio Pochettino tutored Chelsea FC restored parity when Raheem Sterling curled in a brilliant free-kick from just outside the penalty area while Kieran Trippier also smacked the post with a set-piece of his own in a 1-1 score.

In the second half, the Magpies were on top and scored twice in 90 seconds to stun visting Chelsea FC .

Newcastle skipper, Lascelles thumped a free header past Sanchez before Thiago Silva sloppily lost the ball on the edge of his own box and Joelinton profited to score the Magpies 3rd goal of the game.

Things got even worse for Chelsea FC when skipper, Reece James was sent off for his second booking in the 73rd minute, and Gordon wrapped up the points shortly after, picking out the bottom corner.

it finished Newcastle 4-1 Chelsea FC, a win that lifts Newcastle up to 6th in the table, now just three points off the top four.

Newcastle United will switch attention to a huge UEFA Champions League game away at Paris Saint-Germain .

Chelsea stay in 10th with that defeat and will be looking to bounce back against Brighton next weekend.

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