Rotherham 0-1 Newcastle: Christian Atsu fires Rafa Benitez to victory
Newcastle needed only a Christian Atsu strike to earn victory over Rotherham United at the New York Stadium.
The Ghanaian struck the first-half winner to ensure Newcastle kept their place in the top two and keep Rotherham rooted to the bottom of the Sky Bet Championship table.
Newcastle's Yoan Gouffran had two early shots on goal with one blocked and the other straight at Lee Camp in a frantic start.
MATCH FACTS Rotherham: Camp, Halford, Fry, Ball, Fisher, Taylor, Adeyemi (Vaulks 26), Frecklington, Newell (Blackstock 73), Brown, Ward
Subs not used: Wood, Forde, Forster-Caskey, Price,... read more
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