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Jamal Lascelles scores injury-time goal to rescue point for relegation-threatened Newcastle against Aston Villa

Jamal Lascelles scores injury-time goal to rescue point for relegation-threatened Newcastle against Aston Villa

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Jamal Lascelles scored an injury-time equaliser to rescue a point for Newcastle in a 1-1 draw with Aston Villa on Friday night. The Magpies captain rose highest to head past Emiliano Martinez with the last attack of the match after a Ciaran Clark own goal had given Villa an 86th-minute lead. Getty - Pool Lascelles netted a header in the fourth minute of stoppage time Newcastle and Aston Villa were both toothless in attack for the majority of the contest at St James’ Park. A long-range shot from Ryan Fraser and Trezeguet stinging Martin Dubravka’s palms were the best efforts of a dull first-half. The second-half did not offer much else either with Martinez doing well to deal with a powerful back header from his own player, Matt Targett. Joelinton was ...