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2020-21 English Premier League
  • Callum Wilson (88')
  • Joelinton (90')

Late goals give Newcastle victory at Palace

Late goals by Callum Wilson and Joelinton earned Newcastle United a 2-0 win at Crystal Palace on Friday as they got back to winning ways after consecutive Premier League defeats.

It looked as though the points would be shared on a chilly night in south-east London but just when Palace were threatening, Steve Bruce's visitors struck.

Wilson's neat finish in the 87th minute following a counter-attack gave Newcastle the lead and 100 seconds later they sealed the points when Brazilian Joelinton's shot deflected past keeper Vicente Guaita for his first league goal of the season.

Newcastle's win lifted them to 10th in the table on 14 points from 10 games with Palace 13th and a point behind.

English Premier League Standings

POS Team GP GD PTS
1 Manchester City 19 +23 41
2 Manchester United 19 +11 40
3 Leicester City 19 +14 38
4 West Ham United 20 +6 35
5 Liverpool 19 +15 34
6 Tottenham Hotspur 18 +16 33
7 Everton 17 +7 32
8 Arsenal 20 +6 30
9 Aston Villa 17 +13 29
10 Chelsea 19 +10 29
11 Southampton 19 +3 29
12 Leeds United 19 -3 26
13 Crystal Palace 20 -12 23
14 Wolverhampton Wanderers 19 -8 22
15 Burnley 18 -12 19
16 Newcastle United 20 -15 19
17 Brighton & Hove Albion 19 -7 17
18 Fulham 18 -12 12
19 West Bromwich Albion 20 -33 11
20 Sheffield United 19 -22 5