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45+6 mins: And that’s the last meaningful action of the half! West Ham have never been much better than OK, but Newcastle have been terrible and deservedly trail.
45+5 mins: Newcastle win another corner, and this is played in nicely by Ritchie but onto Diop’s head. His clearance is headed back into the box where Perez briefly looks to be clear, but Diop pops up again to put the fire out! Continue reading...View the full article on Guardian Football
A Jack Grealish-inspired Aston Villa romped to a 4-0 win over an injury-hit Derby, who slumped to their 11th defeat in 12 games at Villa Park. The talented youngster was on outstanding form on his return to first-team duty and lit up Villa’s easy win and his own display with a brilliant goal from 25 yards.
Villa completely dominated the game, sealing the victory with as blitz of goals in the first half, two of them coming from Conor Hourihane and one apiece from Tammy Abraham and Grealish. The belated return of Grealish, who was named as Villa’s captain, produced an immediate improvement. Continue reading...View the full article on Guardian Football