NEWCASTLE EDGE FIVE-GOAL THRILLER
Newcastle sealed back-to-back Premier League away wins with a thrilling 3-2 win over Nottingham Forest.
Bruno Guimaraes scored twice and Fabien Schar added a goal as Newcastle led three times in the match, where they were finally able to get the better of a determined Forest side.
A lively Anthony Elanga and Callum Hudson-Odoi were on target for Forest, but they were made to rue a couple of spurned chances in the first half as Eddie Howe’s side recorded a vital victory on the road.
Three points for Newcastle moved them above Brighton and West Ham and into seventh place as they continued their bid for a European finish.
As for Forest, they missed the chance to add to their lead over those in the relegation zone and remain two points adrift of 18th place.