Barnsley 0 Newcastle 2: Dwight Gayle's hot streak continues at Oakwell
The former Crystal Palace star has wasted no time in making himself at home in the North East and drew first – and second – blood against Barnsley last night.
First, the home side failed to clear Matt Ritchie’s 49th-minute corner and escaped a strong penalty appeal for pushing but the ball broke to Gayle on the edge of the six-yard box.
And the Geordie striker lifted a superb finish over Adam Davies for his 10th goal in 11 league games.
He doubled the lead with a clinical strike as he chased a Ritchie through ball.
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