EPL: Newcastle Surging as Spurs Falter in Top Four Race

09 Apr 2012

Views: 780

Font Size: a / A

090412T.cisse.jpg - 090412T.cisse.jpg

Newcastle's Cisse scores the second goal


Newcastle’s pursuit of Champions League qualification was boosted by a fifth successive win on Monday as Tottenham’s grip on fourth place was loosened by a surprise home loss.

Newcastle striker, Papiss Cisse’s 10th goal in nine appearances since joining the club rounded off a 2-0 victory over Bolton after Hatem Ben Arfa had scored the opener.

The win lifted the Magpies to fifth place, behind Tottenham on goal difference after the London club lost 2-1 to Norwich.

Anthony Pilkington and Elliott Bennett scored for Norwich, which rose to ninth.

Chelsea could go above Tottenham and Newcastle and into the fourth Champions League place with a victory at Fulham later Monday.

Also, Everton thrashed Sunderland 4-0.

Tags: Sports, World, Featured, EPL, NEWCASTLE, SPURS, Norwich

Comments: 0


Add your comment

Please leave your comment below. Your name will appear next to your comment. We'll also keep you updated by email whenever someone else comments on this page. Your comment will appear on this page once it has been approved by a moderator.

comments powered by Disqus