Magical Ben Arfa helps Newcastle earn win

Newcastle 2-0 Bolton

  • 9th April 2012: Both sides battle in the early stages - as epitomised by this battle between Darren Pratley and Yohan Cabaye - but neither side is on top early on.
  • 9th April 2012: The match is illuminated by a fabulous individual effort from Hatem Ben Arfa who runs 70 yards, beats defenders and finishes coolly for the opener.
  • 9th April 2012: The Sports Direct Arena stands to applaud Hatem Ben Arfa's effort - and Newcastle boss Alan Pardew joins in the celebrations.
  • 9th April 2012: In the closing stages, in-form Papiss Cisse pops up to sidefoot home from Shola Ameobi's cross and make it 2-0.
  • 9th April 2012: It is Cisse's 10th Barclays Premier League goal in nine matches and makes the victory safe for the Magpies.
  • 9th April 2012: Mark Davies has an effort for Bolton, but it is two Easter defeats for Bolton who remain involved in the relegation battle.

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