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Newcastle United vs Crystal Palace

Newcastle Utd 1 Palace 0

Newcastle Utd1
Merino86'
Palace0
Sat 21 Oct 14:00(KO listed in users′ timezone)

Premier LeagueSt. James' Park

Full-Time
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Premier League
pos
club
pl
w
d
l
gf
ga
gd
pts
1
MCIManchester City
38
32
4
2
106
27
+79
100
2
MUNManchester United
38
25
6
7
68
28
+40
81
3
TOTTottenham Hotspur
38
23
8
7
74
36
+38
77
4
LIVLiverpool
38
21
12
5
84
38
+46
75
5
CHEChelsea
38
21
7
10
62
38
+24
70
6
ARSArsenal
38
19
6
13
74
51
+23
63
7
BURBurnley
38
14
12
12
36
39
-3
54
8
EVEEverton
38
13
10
15
44
58
-14
49
9
LEILeicester City
38
12
11
15
56
60
-4
47
10
NEWNewcastle United
38
12
8
18
39
47
-8
44
11
CRYCrystal Palace
38
11
11
16
45
55
-10
44
12
BOUBournemouth
38
11
11
16
45
61
-16
44
13
WHUWest Ham United
38
10
12
16
48
68
-20
42
14
WATWatford
38
11
8
19
44
64
-20
41
15
BHABrighton and Hove Albion
38
9
13
16
34
54
-20
40
16
HUDHuddersfield Town
38
9
10
19
28
58
-30
37
17
SOUSouthampton
38
7
15
16
37
56
-19
36
18
SWASwansea City
38
8
9
21
28
56
-28
33
19
STOStoke City
38
7
12
19
35
68
-33
33
20
WBAWest Bromwich Albion
38
6
13
19
31
56
-25
31

Match Blog

Full-Time

Match ends, Newcastle United 1, Crystal Palace 0.
90'+5'

free kick won

Joel Ward (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
90'+3'

free kick won

DeAndre Yedlin (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
90'+1'

free kick won

Ruben Loftus-Cheek (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick on the left wing.
89'

free kick won

Ruben Loftus-Cheek (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
88'

Substitution

Crystal Palace
James
McArthur(18)
off
Bakary
Sako(26)
on
87'

free kick won

Joel Ward (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick on the right wing.
86'

Newcastle United Goal

Newcastle United
Goal!
Newcastle United
Mikel
Merino(23)
Goal! Newcastle United 1, Crystal Palace 0. Mikel Merino (Newcastle United) header from the centre of the box to the high centre of the goal following a corner.
86'

corner

Corner, Newcastle United. Conceded by Andros Townsend.
85'

free kick won

Aleksandar Mitrovic (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
83'

corner

Corner, Newcastle United. Conceded by Patrick van Aanholt.
83'

free kick won

Mohamed Diamé (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
80'

miss

Attempt missed. Ruben Loftus-Cheek (Crystal Palace) right footed shot from the right side of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Jeffrey Schlupp.
79'

end delay

Delay over. They are ready to continue.
78'

Substitution

Newcastle United
Jose Luis
Mato Sanmartín(21)
off
Aleksandar
Mitrovic(45)
on
78'

start delay

Delay in match Scott Dann (Crystal Palace) because of an injury.
78'

attempt blocked

Attempt blocked. Christian Atsu (Newcastle United) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Mohamed Diamé.
77'

Substitution

Crystal Palace
Wilfried
Zaha(11)
off
Ruben
Loftus-Cheek(8)
on
75'

free kick won

Andros Townsend (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
73'

attempt saved

Attempt saved. Jonjo Shelvey (Newcastle United) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Christian Atsu.
73'

free kick won

Mikel Merino (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
72'

attempt saved

Attempt saved. Mohamed Diamé (Newcastle United) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top right corner. Assisted by Joselu.
71'

free kick won

Mikel Merino (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
70'

free kick won

James McArthur (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick on the right wing.
67'

free kick won

Christian Atsu (Newcastle United) wins a free kick on the left wing.
66'

Yellow Card

Mato Sanmartín(21)
Joselu (Newcastle United) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
66'

free kick won

Yohan Cabaye (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
66'

Substitution

Newcastle United
Ayoze
Pérez Gutiérrez(17)
off
Mohamed
Diamé(10)
on
65'

miss

Attempt missed. Andros Townsend (Crystal Palace) left footed shot from the right side of the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Yohan Cabaye.
63'

corner

Corner, Crystal Palace. Conceded by DeAndre Yedlin.
60'

Yellow Card

Manquillo(19)
Javier Manquillo (Newcastle United) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
60'

free kick won

James McArthur (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
59'

miss

Attempt missed. Patrick van Aanholt (Crystal Palace) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left. Assisted by Andros Townsend.
56'

corner

Corner, Crystal Palace. Conceded by Jamaal Lascelles.
56'

Substitution

Newcastle United
Isaac
Hayden(14)
off
Mikel
Merino(23)
on
55'

free kick won

Ayoze Pérez (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
50'

offside

Offside, Crystal Palace. Mamadou Sakho tries a through ball, but Patrick van Aanholt is caught offside.
48'

free kick won

Jonjo Shelvey (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

First-Half Ends

First Half ends, Newcastle United 0, Crystal Palace 0.
44'

free kick won

DeAndre Yedlin (Newcastle United) wins a free kick on the right wing.
41'

attempt blocked

Attempt blocked. Luka Milivojevic (Crystal Palace) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
39'

miss

Attempt missed. Wilfried Zaha (Crystal Palace) header from the left side of the six yard box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Andros Townsend with a cross.
37'

miss

Attempt missed. Scott Dann (Crystal Palace) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Andros Townsend with a cross following a corner.
36'

corner

Corner, Crystal Palace. Conceded by Jonjo Shelvey.
36'

attempt blocked

Attempt blocked. Luka Milivojevic (Crystal Palace) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked.
36'

corner

Corner, Crystal Palace. Conceded by Joselu.
35'

free kick won

Wilfried Zaha (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick on the left wing.
33'

miss

Attempt missed. Christian Atsu (Newcastle United) left footed shot from the left side of the box is close, but misses to the left.
31'

free kick won

Ayoze Pérez (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
29'

Yellow Card

van Aanholt(3)
Patrick van Aanholt (Crystal Palace) is shown the yellow card.
29'

end delay

Delay over. They are ready to continue.
29'

Yellow Card

Lascelles(6)
Jamaal Lascelles (Newcastle United) is shown the yellow card.
28'

start delay

Delay in match DeAndre Yedlin (Newcastle United) because of an injury.
28'

Yellow Card

Cabaye(7)
Yohan Cabaye (Crystal Palace) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
27'

free kick won

DeAndre Yedlin (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
26'

corner

Corner, Newcastle United. Conceded by Mamadou Sakho.
26'

attempt blocked

Attempt blocked. Matt Ritchie (Newcastle United) left footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Ayoze Pérez.
25'

miss

Attempt missed. Jeffrey Schlupp (Crystal Palace) left footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Andros Townsend.
23'

miss

Attempt missed. Jeffrey Schlupp (Crystal Palace) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Joel Ward with a cross.
21'

Yellow Card

Lejeune(20)
Florian Lejeune (Newcastle United) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
21'

free kick won

Andros Townsend (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick on the right wing.
17'

free kick won

Wilfried Zaha (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
17'

attempt blocked

Attempt blocked. Yohan Cabaye (Crystal Palace) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Andros Townsend.
16'

free kick won

Matt Ritchie (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
10'

attempt blocked

Attempt blocked. Jonjo Shelvey (Newcastle United) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Christian Atsu.
10'

free kick won

Matt Ritchie (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
8'

corner

Corner, Crystal Palace. Conceded by Christian Atsu.
6'

free kick won

Jonjo Shelvey (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
3'

free kick won

James McArthur (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Kick-Off

lineup

Lineups are announced and players are warming up.

Starting lineup

1
Julian Speroni
GK
2
Joel Ward
DF
12
Mamadou Sakho
DF
6
Scott Dann
DF
3
Patrick van Aanholt
DF
29'
15
Jeffrey Schlupp
MF
4
Luka Milivojevic
MF
7
Yohan Cabaye
MF
28'
18
James McArthur
MF
substitution icon88'
10
Andros Townsend
S
11
Wilfried Zaha
S
substitution icon77'

Substitutes

5
James Tomkins
8
Ruben Loftus-Cheek
substitution icon77'
13
Wayne Hennessey
24
Timothy Fosu-Mensah
26
Bakary Sako
substitution icon88'
42
Jason Puncheon
44
Jairo Riedewald

Starting lineup

1
Robert Elliot
GK
20
Florian Lejeune
DF
21'
19
Javier Manquillo
DF
60'
6
Jamaal Lascelles
DF
29'
22
DeAndre Yedlin
DF
17
Ayoze Pérez
MF
substitution icon66'
14
Isaac Hayden
MF
substitution icon56'
11
Matt Ritchie
MF
30
Christian Atsu
MF
8
Jonjo Shelvey
MF
21
Joselu
S
66'
substitution icon78'

Substitutes

2
Ciaran Clark
7
Jacob Murphy
10
Mohamed Diamé
substitution icon66'
23
Mikel Merino
substitution icon56'
86'
26
Karl Darlow
27
Jesús Gámez
45
Aleksandar Mitrovic
substitution icon78'
Newcastle United

Team stats

Crystal Palace
Possession
55%
45%
Shots on target
3
0
Shots off target
1
7
Corners
3
5
Passes completed
0
0
Free kicks
14
12
Offsides
0
0
CHE
4-2
WAT
SWA
1-2
LEI
HUD
2-1
MUN
MCI
3-0
BUR
STO
1-2
BOU
SOU
1-0
WBA
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Starting lineup

1
Julian Speroni
GK
2
Joel Ward
DF
12
Mamadou Sakho
DF
6
Scott Dann
DF
3
Patrick van Aanholt
DF
29'
15
Jeffrey Schlupp
MF
4
Luka Milivojevic
MF
7
Yohan Cabaye
MF
28'
18
James McArthur
MF
substitution icon88'
10
Andros Townsend
S
11
Wilfried Zaha
S
substitution icon77'

Substitutes

5
James Tomkins
8
Ruben Loftus-Cheek
substitution icon77'
13
Wayne Hennessey
24
Timothy Fosu-Mensah
26
Bakary Sako
substitution icon88'
42
Jason Puncheon
44
Jairo Riedewald

Starting lineup

1
Robert Elliot
GK
20
Florian Lejeune
DF
21'
19
Javier Manquillo
DF
60'
6
Jamaal Lascelles
DF
29'
22
DeAndre Yedlin
DF
17
Ayoze Pérez
MF
substitution icon66'
14
Isaac Hayden
MF
substitution icon56'
11
Matt Ritchie
MF
30
Christian Atsu
MF
8
Jonjo Shelvey
MF
21
Joselu
S
66'
substitution icon78'

Substitutes

2
Ciaran Clark
7
Jacob Murphy
10
Mohamed Diamé
substitution icon66'
23
Mikel Merino
substitution icon56'
86'
26
Karl Darlow
27
Jesús Gámez
45
Aleksandar Mitrovic
substitution icon78'
Newcastle United

Team stats

Crystal Palace
Possession
55%
45%
Shots on target
3
0
Shots off target
1
7
Corners
3
5
Passes completed
0
0
Free kicks
14
12
Offsides
0
0
CHE
4-2
WAT
SWA
1-2
LEI
HUD
2-1
MUN
MCI
3-0
BUR
STO
1-2
BOU
SOU
1-0
WBA
Premier League
pos
club
pl
w
d
l
gf
ga
gd
pts
1
MCIManchester City
38
32
4
2
106
27
+79
100
2
MUNManchester United
38
25
6
7
68
28
+40
81
3
TOTTottenham Hotspur
38
23
8
7
74
36
+38
77
4
LIVLiverpool
38
21
12
5
84
38
+46
75
5
CHEChelsea
38
21
7
10
62
38
+24
70
6
ARSArsenal
38
19
6
13
74
51
+23
63
7
BURBurnley
38
14
12
12
36
39
-3
54
8
EVEEverton
38
13
10
15
44
58
-14
49
9
LEILeicester City
38
12
11
15
56
60
-4
47
10
NEWNewcastle United
38
12
8
18
39
47
-8
44
11
CRYCrystal Palace
38
11
11
16
45
55
-10
44
12
BOUBournemouth
38
11
11
16
45
61
-16
44
13
WHUWest Ham United
38
10
12
16
48
68
-20
42
14
WATWatford
38
11
8
19
44
64
-20
41
15
BHABrighton and Hove Albion
38
9
13
16
34
54
-20
40
16
HUDHuddersfield Town
38
9
10
19
28
58
-30
37
17
SOUSouthampton
38
7
15
16
37
56
-19
36
18
SWASwansea City
38
8
9
21
28
56
-28
33
19
STOStoke City
38
7
12
19
35
68
-33
33
20
WBAWest Bromwich Albion
38
6
13
19
31
56
-25
31

Match Blog

Full-Time

Match ends, Newcastle United 1, Crystal Palace 0.
90'+5'

free kick won

Joel Ward (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
90'+3'

free kick won

DeAndre Yedlin (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
90'+1'

free kick won

Ruben Loftus-Cheek (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick on the left wing.
89'

free kick won

Ruben Loftus-Cheek (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
88'

Substitution

Crystal Palace
James
McArthur(18)
off
Bakary
Sako(26)
on
87'

free kick won

Joel Ward (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick on the right wing.
86'

Newcastle United Goal

Newcastle United
Goal!
Newcastle United
Mikel
Merino(23)
Goal! Newcastle United 1, Crystal Palace 0. Mikel Merino (Newcastle United) header from the centre of the box to the high centre of the goal following a corner.
86'

corner

Corner, Newcastle United. Conceded by Andros Townsend.
85'

free kick won

Aleksandar Mitrovic (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
83'

corner

Corner, Newcastle United. Conceded by Patrick van Aanholt.
83'

free kick won

Mohamed Diamé (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
80'

miss

Attempt missed. Ruben Loftus-Cheek (Crystal Palace) right footed shot from the right side of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Jeffrey Schlupp.
79'

end delay

Delay over. They are ready to continue.
78'

Substitution

Newcastle United
Jose Luis
Mato Sanmartín(21)
off
Aleksandar
Mitrovic(45)
on
78'

start delay

Delay in match Scott Dann (Crystal Palace) because of an injury.
78'

attempt blocked

Attempt blocked. Christian Atsu (Newcastle United) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Mohamed Diamé.
77'

Substitution

Crystal Palace
Wilfried
Zaha(11)
off
Ruben
Loftus-Cheek(8)
on
75'

free kick won

Andros Townsend (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
73'

attempt saved

Attempt saved. Jonjo Shelvey (Newcastle United) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Christian Atsu.
73'

free kick won

Mikel Merino (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
72'

attempt saved

Attempt saved. Mohamed Diamé (Newcastle United) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top right corner. Assisted by Joselu.
71'

free kick won

Mikel Merino (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
70'

free kick won

James McArthur (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick on the right wing.
67'

free kick won

Christian Atsu (Newcastle United) wins a free kick on the left wing.
66'

Yellow Card

Mato Sanmartín(21)
Joselu (Newcastle United) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
66'

free kick won

Yohan Cabaye (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
66'

Substitution

Newcastle United
Ayoze
Pérez Gutiérrez(17)
off
Mohamed
Diamé(10)
on
65'

miss

Attempt missed. Andros Townsend (Crystal Palace) left footed shot from the right side of the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Yohan Cabaye.
63'

corner

Corner, Crystal Palace. Conceded by DeAndre Yedlin.
60'

Yellow Card

Manquillo(19)
Javier Manquillo (Newcastle United) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
60'

free kick won

James McArthur (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
59'

miss

Attempt missed. Patrick van Aanholt (Crystal Palace) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left. Assisted by Andros Townsend.
56'

corner

Corner, Crystal Palace. Conceded by Jamaal Lascelles.
56'

Substitution

Newcastle United
Isaac
Hayden(14)
off
Mikel
Merino(23)
on
55'

free kick won

Ayoze Pérez (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
50'

offside

Offside, Crystal Palace. Mamadou Sakho tries a through ball, but Patrick van Aanholt is caught offside.
48'

free kick won

Jonjo Shelvey (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

First-Half Ends

First Half ends, Newcastle United 0, Crystal Palace 0.
44'

free kick won

DeAndre Yedlin (Newcastle United) wins a free kick on the right wing.
41'

attempt blocked

Attempt blocked. Luka Milivojevic (Crystal Palace) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
39'

miss

Attempt missed. Wilfried Zaha (Crystal Palace) header from the left side of the six yard box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Andros Townsend with a cross.
37'

miss

Attempt missed. Scott Dann (Crystal Palace) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Andros Townsend with a cross following a corner.
36'

corner

Corner, Crystal Palace. Conceded by Jonjo Shelvey.
36'

attempt blocked

Attempt blocked. Luka Milivojevic (Crystal Palace) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked.
36'

corner

Corner, Crystal Palace. Conceded by Joselu.
35'

free kick won

Wilfried Zaha (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick on the left wing.
33'

miss

Attempt missed. Christian Atsu (Newcastle United) left footed shot from the left side of the box is close, but misses to the left.
31'

free kick won

Ayoze Pérez (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
29'

Yellow Card

van Aanholt(3)
Patrick van Aanholt (Crystal Palace) is shown the yellow card.
29'

end delay

Delay over. They are ready to continue.
29'

Yellow Card

Lascelles(6)
Jamaal Lascelles (Newcastle United) is shown the yellow card.
28'

start delay

Delay in match DeAndre Yedlin (Newcastle United) because of an injury.
28'

Yellow Card

Cabaye(7)
Yohan Cabaye (Crystal Palace) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
27'

free kick won

DeAndre Yedlin (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
26'

corner

Corner, Newcastle United. Conceded by Mamadou Sakho.
26'

attempt blocked

Attempt blocked. Matt Ritchie (Newcastle United) left footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Ayoze Pérez.
25'

miss

Attempt missed. Jeffrey Schlupp (Crystal Palace) left footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Andros Townsend.
23'

miss

Attempt missed. Jeffrey Schlupp (Crystal Palace) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Joel Ward with a cross.
21'

Yellow Card

Lejeune(20)
Florian Lejeune (Newcastle United) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
21'

free kick won

Andros Townsend (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick on the right wing.
17'

free kick won

Wilfried Zaha (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
17'

attempt blocked

Attempt blocked. Yohan Cabaye (Crystal Palace) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Andros Townsend.
16'

free kick won

Matt Ritchie (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
10'

attempt blocked

Attempt blocked. Jonjo Shelvey (Newcastle United) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Christian Atsu.
10'

free kick won

Matt Ritchie (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
8'

corner

Corner, Crystal Palace. Conceded by Christian Atsu.
6'

free kick won

Jonjo Shelvey (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
3'

free kick won

James McArthur (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Kick-Off

lineup

Lineups are announced and players are warming up.