AFC Bournemouth v Newcastle United, 01 July 2020

Score4-1 to Newcastle United
RefereeKevin Friend
CompetitionPremier League
VenueVitality Stadium
Kick-off: 6.00pm Played behind closed doors due to COVID-19 restrictions. Premier League Head to Head Played: 8 AFC Bournemouth won: 2 Drawn: 2 Newcastle United won: 4 AFC Bournemouth scored: 11 Newcastle United scored: 14 With Arsenal versus Norwich City and Everton versus Leicester City also kicking-off at 6.00pm, this was one of the three games that became the first-ever in the top division to be played in the month of July. This was the first time that Newcastle United had scored four or more goals in a game against AFC Bournemouth (14th meeting in all competitions).

1 AFC Bournemouth

Manager: Eddie Howe

4 Newcastle United

Manager: Steve Bruce

Goals:

Dan Gosling 90 G

Goals:

Dwight Gayle 5 G
Sean Longstaff 30 G
Miguel Almirón 57 G
Valentino Lazaro 77 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale
Defender Nathan Aké
Defender Steve Cook
Defender Lloyd Kelly
Defender Adam Smith
Midfielder Philip Billing
Midfielder David Brooks
Midfielder Arnaut Danjuma
Midfielder Jefferson Lerma
Forward Josh King
Forward Dominic Solanke

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Martin Dúbravka
Defender Emil Krafth
Defender Jamaal Lascelles
Defender Javi Manquillo
Midfielder Nabil Bentaleb
Midfielder Jonjo Shelvey
Midfielder/Forward Sean Longstaff
Midfielder/Forward Allan Saint-Maximin
Forward Dwight Gayle
Forward Joelinton

Substitutions:

Lewis Cook for Philip Billing 46
Junior Stanislas for Arnaut Danjuma 62
Harry Wilson for David Brooks 62
Dan Gosling for Jefferson Lerma 75
Chris Mepham for Steve Cook 80

Substitutions:

Miguel Almirón for Sean Longstaff 33
Andy Carroll for Dwight Gayle 62
Valentino Lazaro for Allan Saint-Maximin 62
Isaac Hayden for Joelinton 72
DeAndre Yedlin for Javi Manquillo 73

Cards:

Lloyd Kelly 23 Y
Nathan Aké 45 Y

Cards:

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Artur Boruc
Defender Chris Mepham
Defender Diego Rico
Defender/Midfielder Dan Gosling
Defender/Midfielder Jack Stacey
Midfielder Lewis Cook
Midfielder Junior Stanislas
Midfielder Harry Wilson
Forward Sam Surridge

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Karl Darlow
Defender Fabian Schär
Defender DeAndre Yedlin
Defender/Midfielder Isaac Hayden
Defender/Midfielder Valentino Lazaro
Defender/Midfielder Danny Rose
Midfielder Miguel Almirón
Midfielder Matt Ritchie
Forward Andy Carroll

Comments:

League position: 19th This was the first time that AFC Bournemouth had conceded four or more goals in a home game in the Premier League since Liverpool’s 4-0 win on 8 December 2018. The Cherries had now lost 16 of their last 21 games in the Premier League (won three) and taken one point from the last nine. They extended their club record of failing to keep a clean sheet in their last 15 games in the Premier League.

Comments:

League position: 13th This was the first time that Newcastle United had scored four or more goals in a game in the Premier League since a 4-0 win at Fulham on 12 May 2019. The Magpies had now won consecutive away games in the Premier League for the first time since January 2018. United scored in the the first-half for the first time in their last ten games in the Premier League.