What are the greatest Premier League goals scored by Newcastle United in the last 22 years or so?

United may not have won a trophy in that time but there have been some glorious moments left etched on the minds of supporters.

The official Premier League website has selected their 10 best ever Newcastle goals.

Obviously it is all subjective and there are a lot to choose from so there are bound to be some left out but….

There is only one that dates back earlier than December 2002, nothing from Peter Beardsley, none from Andy Cole and half of the goals were scored in a suspiciously short 15 months time span (Feb 2011 – May 2012) that suggests somebody has been just a little lazy…

Here are the 10 greatest Premier League goals by Newcastle players as chosen by the official PL website (and watch them below):

10 Obafemi Martins – Tottenham 1 Newcastle 3 (14 January 2007)

9 Ryan Taylor – Newcastle 2 Everton 1 (5 November 2011)

8 Yohan Cabaye – Newcastle 3 Manchester United 0 (4 January 2012)

7 Jermaine Jenas – Newcastle 2 Man Utd 6 (12 April 2003)

6 Cheick Tiote – Newcastle 4 Arsenal 4 (5 February 2011)

5 Laurent Robert – Newcastle 4 Tottenham 0 (13 December 2003)

4 Hatem Ben Arfa – Newcastle 2 Bolton 0 (9 April 2012)

3 Philippe Albert – Newcastle 5 Man Utd 0 (20 October 1996)

2 Papiss Cisse – Chelsea 0 Newcastle 2 (2 May 2012)

1 Alan Shearer – Newcastle 2 Everton 1 (1 December 2002)