Newcastle 2 Bournemouth 1 - Match Report


Newcastle sealed a second successive league win for the first time in nine months, beating Bournemouth 2-1 at St James' Park.

Salomon Rondon scored his first Premier League goal for Newcastle when the on-loan West Brom striker netted from close range in the seventh minute.

Rondon doubled Newcastle's advantage five minutes before half-time, then Jefferson Lerma reduced the deficit with his first goal for Bournemouth in first-half stoppage-time. The result leaves Newcastle in 14th place in the Premier League, heading into the international break.