West Ham United 2-0 Newcastle United

Match summary

2 Mar 2019
West Ham United v Newcastle United

West Ham United extended their home Premier League unbeaten run to five matches with a 2-0 victory over Newcastle United.

Declan Rice opened the scoring at London Stadium on seven minutes, heading in Robert Snodgrass's cross for his second league goal. 

Mark Noble doubled their advantage from the spot just before half-time after Florian Lejeune bought down Chicharito. 

Newcastle posed more of a threat after the break as Ayoze Perez shot wide three minutes after the restart, while Salomon Rondon forced Lukasz Fabianski into action and had a late chance blocked. 

The win lifts West Ham above Everton into ninth with 39 points. 

An end to their two-match winning streak drops Newcastle to 14th on 31 points.

See: West Ham report | Newcastle report

Next fixtures

West Ham: 9 Mar v Cardiff (A)
Newcastle: 9 Mar v Everton (H)

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