Tottenham 2-1 Newcastle Highlights
Gareth Bale scores twice to hand Champions League-chasing Tottenham victory at the expense of Newcastle.
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Venue: White Hart Lane
Date: Saturday, 9 February, 2013
Kick off: 12:45 GMT
1-0 Bale 5′
1-1 Gouffran 24′
2-1 Bale 78′
The Magpies won 3-2 at White Hart Lane in 2006-07 and 4-1 the following season, but have lost their subsequent three games away to Spurs, conceding eight unanswered goals.
Newcastle have failed to keep a clean sheet in their previous 16 league games against Tottenham. Their last shut-out against Spurs came in a 4-0 home win in December 2003.
Gareth Bale has scored nine of his 11 Premier League goals this season away from home. Only Robin van Persie (10) has scored more often on the road.
Tottenham won 17 corners against West Brom last weekend, more than any other side in a Premier League game this season.
Spurs have lost just one of their last 13 league games (W8, D4, L1).
The Magpies have won successive league games for the first time this season. This is their best run since winning six Premier League matches in a row between March and April 2012.
Newcastle’s victory against Chelsea was the first time in 27 months that they’ve come from behind to win a league game.
Moussa Sissoko managed one goal and one assist in his final 38 league appearances for Toulouse. He has already beaten that tally (two goals, one assist) in two games for the Magpies.
Alan Pardew’s men have conceded 18 goals in their last seven league games.