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Alan Shearer selects this Newcastle United star in his Premier League team of the week

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Alan Shearer has chosen the eleven players who most impressed him this past weekend in the top tier.

The player turned pundit naming his Premier League team of the week.

The NUFC legend including one of the players who impressed in Friday night’s match at St James Park.

After three starts away from home and a number of cameos off the bench at home, Bruno Guimaraes the star man against Wolves.

On his first start at St James Park, the Brazil international midfielder really impressing all Newcastle United fans, including Alan Shearer.

The Alan Shearer Premier League team of the week:

Jordan Pickford (Everton)

Cristian Romero (Tottenham)

Lewis Dunk (Brighton)

Ruben Loftus-Cheek (Chelsea)

Marcos Alonso (Chelsea)

Enock Mwepu (Brighton)

Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall (Leicester)

Mason Mount (Chelsea)

Bruno Guimaraes (Newcastle United)

Timo Werner (Chelsea)

Son Heung-min (Tottenham)

Manager:

Thomas Tuchel (Chelsea)

Stats from BBC Sport:

Newcastle 1 Wolves 0 – Friday 8 April 8pm

Goals:

Wolves:

Newcastle:

Wood 72 (pen)

Half-time stats in brackets.

Possession was Wolves 59% (50%) Newcastle 41% (50%)

Total shots were Wolves 5 (1) Newcastle 12 (5)

Shots on target were Wolves 2 (0) Newcastle 4 (0)

Corners were Wolves 2 (0) Newcastle 1 (0)

Referee: Peter Bankes

Crowd: 52,164 (3,000 Wolves)

Newcastle United:

Dubravka, Krafth, Schar, Burn, Targett, Shelvey, Guimaraes (Longstaff 88), Joelinton, Fraser (Almiron 13), Saint-Maximin (Murphy 90+5), Wood

Unused Subs:

Darlow, Dummett, Gayle, Ritchie, Manquillo, Lascelles

(Eddie Howe loves it at St James Park – I think night games here are absolutely brilliant – Read HERE)

(‘Great nights under the lights – The Toon is once again bouncing and I love it’ – Read HERE)

(3 Positives and 3 Negatives from Newcastle 1 Wolves 0 – Read HERE)

(Eddie Howe makes Premier League history – Absolutely outstanding – Read HERE)

(Newcastle 1 Wolves 0 – Match ratings and comments on all the NUFC players – Read HERE)

(Wolves boss admits Newcastle United deserved their victory as European hopes shattered – Read HERE)

(Newcastle 1 Wolves 0 – The three big points that I’m taking from the match – Read HERE)

(Newcastle 1 Wolves 0 – Instant NUFC fan / writer reaction to Friday night victory – Read HERE)

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