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Tuesday 01 October 2013

Lukaku double helps Everton win against Newcastle

Goals from Lukaku and Barkley seal exciting 3-2 home win for Everton over Newcastle

Romelu Lukaku scored twice on his first home match in the Premier League for Everton

Romelu Lukaku scored twice as Everton beat Newcastle United 3-2 at Goodison Park to move up to fourth in the Barclays Premier League.

It was Lukaku's first home match in the Premier League for Everton. He joined them on loan for the season from Chelsea.

Ross Barkley also scored for the Toffees as they took a 3-0 lead before half-time. Yohan Cabaye and Loic Remy scored for Newcastle.

Everton are the only team not to lose in the league this season, while Newcastle are 16th in the table.

Key Points

  • Everton beat Newcastle United 3-2 at Goodison Park
  • Romelu Lukaku, on loan from Chelsea, scores twice
  • Everton are unbeaten in the league this season and are fourth in the table