Premier League (Week 16) : Leicester defeats Newcastle 3-2

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ENGLAND, Dec. 9, 2017 (AMP) — Premier League / Match day 16: Three wins in a row for Leicester. After their success against Tottenham and Burnley, Leicester continued their sensational form in the Premier League with a 3-2 victory over Newcastle this Saturday.

Newcastle forward Joselu Mato opened the score in the 4th minute, before seeing Leicester catch up in the 20th minute thanks to Riyad Mahrez. 1-1 at half time. Leicester eventually won the game in the second period with two more goals by Gray ('60) and Pérez ('86 own).

Leicester City climbed to 8th place with 23 points from 16 games, 5 points behind Burnley.

View : Full Premier League table (as of December 9, 2017) »

PldWDLGFGAGDPts
1Manchester City15141046103643
2Manchester United1511223592635
3Chelsea16102428131532
4Liverpool1585233191429
5Tottenham1684428141428
6Arsenal1591529191028
7Burnley168441512328
8Leicester166552322123
9Watford166462527-222
10Everton155371928-918
11Huddersfield Town165381126-1518
12Southampton154561518-317
13Brighton & Hove Albion164571421-717
14Bournemouth164481519-416
15Stoke City164481935-1616
16Newcastle164391625-915
17West Brom162771222-1013
18West Ham163491432-1813
19Swansea163310918-912
20Crystal Palace162591027-1711

Fixtures and Results : Premier League 2017-2018

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Overview

Newcastle United

Leicester City

Newcastle
2:3
Leicester
2:3 (1:1)
  • 9 December 2017
  • 17:30
  • Newcastle

Table

PosTeamPts
1Manchester City43
2Manchester United35
3Chelsea32
4Liverpool29
5Tottenham28

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Week 16 Results

Saturday 9 December 2017
West Ham1-0Chelsea
Huddersfield Town2-0Brighton & Hove Albion
Tottenham5-1Stoke City
Burnley1-0Watford
Swansea1-0West Brom
Crystal Palace2-2Bournemouth
Newcastle2-3Leicester
Sunday 10 December 2017
Southampton12:00Arsenal
Liverpool14:15Everton
Manchester United16:30Manchester City
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