• Ollie Watkins 13'
  • Bertrand Traoré 42'
2
Regular Season
Finished
AVL
NEW
KO
  • WATKINS! 1-0! Villa expose Newcastle down the left flank again, as Targett works a neat interchange with Grealish before bending a cross towards the front post, where Schar flicks it helplessly into the path of Watkins who heads home from close range!
    Aston Villa
    Goal
    AVL - Ollie Watkins
    13'
  • Schar earns himself a yellow card after clumsily bringing Watkins down to stop a counter. 
    Newcastle United
    Yellow Card
    NEW - Fabian Schär
    26'
  • BRILLIANT FROM TRAORE! 2-0! Villa double their lead as Grealish cuts it back to Traore on the edge of the box, allowing the attacker to guide a precise finish off the underside of the bar and in!
    Aston Villa
    Goal
    AVL - Bertrand Traoré
    42'
HT
  • Carroll is booked after a late lunge on Nakamba near the halfway line.
    Newcastle United
    Yellow Card
    NEW - Andy Carroll
    54'
  • Lascelles also gets a yellow card after a trip on Grealish.
    Newcastle United
    Yellow Card
    NEW - Jamaal Lascelles
    57'
  • Manquillo also departs with Fraser taking his place.
    Newcastle United
    Newcastle United
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out19 - Javier Manquillo
    Substitution - In10 - Allan Saint-Maximin
    Newcastle United
    Newcastle United
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out7 - Andy Carroll
    Substitution - In21 - Ryan Fraser
    71'
  • Barkley makes way for El Ghazi, as Villa make a double substitution.
    Aston Villa
    Aston Villa
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out20 - Ross Barkley
    Substitution - In21 - Anwar El Ghazi
    Aston Villa
    Aston Villa
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out15 - Bertrand Traoré
    Substitution - In17 - Trézéguet
    80'
  • Newcastle also make a switch; Almiron is replaced by Gayle in attack.
    Newcastle United
    Newcastle United
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out24 - Miguel Almirón
    Substitution - In12 - Dwight Gayle
    80'
  • Grealish has had another excellent game today and - after capping it off with a brilliant assist to Traore - he's replaced by Ramsey.
    Aston Villa
    Aston Villa
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out10 - Jack Grealish
    Substitution - In41 - Jacob Ramsey
    87'
FT
Aston Villa
Game Stats
Newcastle United
59%
Possession
41%
14
Shots
7
5
Shots (On goal)
1
4
Corners
4
1
Saves
3
9
Fouls
18

Lineups

26
Emiliano Martínez
2
Matthew Cash
4
Ezri Konsa Ngoyo
5
Tyrone Mings
18
Matt Targett
15
Bertrand Traoré
19
Marvelous Nakamba
6
Douglas Luiz
10
Jack Grealish
20
Ross Barkley
11
Ollie Watkins
Aston Villa
4-4-2
26
Karl Darlow
19
Javier Manquillo
6
Jamaal Lascelles
14
Isaac Hayden
15
Jamal Lewis
8
Jonjo Shelvey
5
Fabian Schär
16
Jeff Hendrick
24
Miguel Almirón
7
Andy Carroll
13
Callum Wilson
Newcastle United
4-4-2

Team Stats

Aston Villa

GoalkeepersGGCSAV
001
ForwardsGASHOFCFS
13'
10205
MidfieldersGASHOFCFS
00101
00221
87'
01004
80'
42'
10111
80'
00211
DefendersGASHOFCFS
00011
00101
00001
00110
SubstitutesGASHOFCFS
80'(Bertrand Traoré)
00121
80'(Ross Barkley)
00000
87'(Jack Grealish)
00010
00000
00000
00000
00000
00000
000--

Newcastle United

GoalkeepersGGCSAV
023
ForwardsGASHOFCFS
00010
71'
00232
MidfieldersGASHOFCFS
00000
00100
80'
00101
SubstitutesGASHOFCFS
71'(Andy Carroll)
00000
71'(Javier Manquillo)
00011
80'(Miguel Almirón)
00100
00000
00000
00000
00000
00000
000--

Team Ranks

Aston Villa
Game Stats
Newcastle United
59%
Possession
41%
14
Shots
7
5
Shots (On goal)
1
4
Corners
4
1
Saves
3
9
Fouls
18