Six thousand Newcastle fans travel to Barnsley, watch the team put in an excellent committed performance, bringing three points back to Tyneside.

What a night and when you watch and listen to the video footage below it will give a flavour of just how good it was.

Yes isn’t life terrible away from the all powerful Premier League…

Here are the stats from BBC Sport:

Barnsley 0 Newcastle 2

Goals – 

Newcastle: Gayle 49, 68

Possession was Barnsley 51 % Newcastle 49%

Total shots were Barnsley 8 Newcastle 17

Shots on target were Barnsley 2 Newcastle 6

Corners were Barnsley 0 Newcastle 4

Newcastle starting 11:

Darlow, Anita, Clark, Lascelles, Dummett, Ritchie (Atsu 83), Gouffran, Hanley, Shelvey, Diame (Colback 90+2), Gayle

Unused Subs:

Sels, Lazaar, Perez, Yedlin, Mitrovic

Referee: Paul Tierney

Crowd: 18,597 (Newcastle 5,900)

(For the instant fan/writer reaction to last night’s win go HERE)

(Click HERE to see the fans’ player ratings and to add your own to our interactive system)