Leeds received what could possibly be a helpful level of their battle towards the drop with a 2-2 draw towards Newcastle in a historical past of three penalties.
A key second got here with Leeds a purpose, courtesy of Luke Ayling, as Patrick Bamford fended off a golden probability from the penalty spot, and fewer than two minutes later Newcastle had been awarded their very own penalty which was scored by Callum Wilson.
Newcastle had been awarded a second penalty when Junior Firpo inexplicably managed inside his personal space and Wilson scored his second to place the Magpies forward. It might have knocked Leeds down, however Rasmus Kristensen’s deflected strike earned Sam Allardyce a degree in his first dwelling sport in cost.
In what was a frenetic, action-packed sport, Firpo was despatched off late for skilled misconduct and a Leeds fan was taken away by stewards for clashing with Eddie Howe in Newcastle’s technical space because the climate acquired worse. was flowing.
Leeds stay within the drop zone with simply two video games left to salvage their season – at West Ham earlier than internet hosting Tottenham on the ultimate day. Newcastle, who face Brighton on Thursday – reside on Sky Sports activities, nonetheless have their first 4 prospects of their palms and stay third.
Leeds United’s remaining matches
Could 21: West Ham (A) – Premier League, kick-off 1:30 p.m.
Could 28: Tottenham (H) – Premier League, kick-off 4:30 p.m.
Newcastle’s remaining fixtures
Could 18: Brighton (H) – Premier League, kick-off 7:30 p.m.
Could 22: Leicester (H) – Premier League, kick-off 8 p.m.
Could 28: chelsea (A) – Premier League, kick-off 4:30 p.m.
Leeds proceed their bid for Premier League survival as they journey to West Ham subsequent Sunday, reside Sky Sports activities Premier League; kick off 1:30 p.m. On the aspect of Allardyce then host Tottenham at Elland Street on the final day of the season.
Newcastlein the meantime, hope to crack the highest 4 by successful their subsequent two video games, each at dwelling – reside on sky sports activities. Eddie Howe’s Secondary Host Brighton on Thursday night, kick-off at 7:30 p.m., earlier than welcoming Leicester at St James’ Park for Monday evening soccer Could 22.
The Magpies finish their season with a visit to Chelsea on Could 28.