Newcastle 2 Bournemouth 1
Newcastle hosted an inform Bournemouth side on Saturday as they went in search of their second league win of the season.
Newcastle had lost 10 league games in a row before beating Watford recently.
As for Bournemouth, they had lost just once in their last five league games and were in 6th place in the league.
The game would start off well for Newcastle as Salomon Rondon would give them the lead inside seven minutes.
The forward would double Newcastle’s lead in the 40th minute before Jefferson Lerma pulled one back for Bournemouth.
However, Newcastle were able to hold out for all three points.
Fabian Schar would suffer a broken nose during the game but would continue to play on.
‘It’s good to get the minutes now. But the most important thing is the win for the team’
After the game, Schar has given his thoughts on the clash and Newcastle’s season so far:
“We all know we have to do everything.
“Look I am just happy to help the team in the last two games.
“It’s good to get the minutes now. But the most important thing is the win for the team. It’s six points out of six and we’re doing everything to win games.
“We will get a bit of a rest then come back for Burnley with a good feeling.
“It was a brilliant feeling. We wanted the win so badly and the first half was so good from us.
“We made a lot of chances so I was very happy to see us get those three points.
“To get the wins in the Premier League you have to do everything you can.
“We have to fight for 90 minutes for each victory like we did at the weekend. I am happy with that the team did such a good job.”