Aston Villa 1 Newcastle 1 – Saturday 24 September 5.30pm

A game that Newcastle United arguably threw away.

Totally dominant in the first half and wasted some clear chances, then dropping back deep and Villa pressing in the later stages.

A point gained or two points dropped?

Watch the Newcastle goal below.

Here are the stats from BBC Sport:

Aston Villa 1 Newcastle 1

Goals – 

Newcastle: Elphick (OG) 28

Aston Villa: Tshibola 88

Possession was Aston Villa 51% Newcastle 49%

Total shots were Aston Villa 10 Newcastle 18

Shots on target were Aston Villa 3 Newcastle 4

Corners were Aston Villa 8 Newcastle 5

Newcastle starting 11:

Sels, Yedlin (Tiote 75), Clark, Lascelles, Dummett, Gouffran, Hayden, Shelvey, Ritchie, Diame, Gayle (Mitrovic 80)

Unused Subs:

Darlow, Hanley, Lazaar, Atsu

Referee: Chris Kavanagh

Crowd: 32.062

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