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Newcastle United picked up a 1-0 win over Southampton, thanks to Allan Saint-Maximin’s goal in the 79th minute, and after the clash fans do nothing but praise him.
The Magpies now sit eight points above the relegation positions in 13th.
The 22-year-old left-winger looked a threat during the contest with his pace and some crosses into the box, and he also popped up with the late winner.
Steve Bruce’s team where playing against a 10-man Southampton when they had Moussa Djenepo shown a straight red card for a challenge on Isaac Hayden, with a VAR review overturning the decision from a yellow to a red.
Meantime, Matt Ritchie missed a penalty at the end of a first-half that Newcastle had played well in and they were made to grind it out in the second period.
Newcastle fans took to Twitter to praise their star and here is what they had to say:
@asaintmaximin Top performance you are amazing. Please stay with the Toon forever. 🔥🔥🔥❤❤❤❤😘😘😘
— DiscoDan (@DiscoDan18) March 7, 2020
— NuFc For LIFE (@ToonBarmy59) March 7, 2020
pls never leave us @asaintmaximin
— Jordan (@jordan_nufc98) March 7, 2020
— curtis breen (@breen_curtis) March 7, 2020
Allan Saint-Maximin is a Newcastle legend already I swear
— Luke Richards (@lucarichards) March 7, 2020
Source- The Boot Room