Newcastle Dominates Sheffield United in 5-1 Victory: Relegation Confirmed for Sheffield United

Newcastle Dominates Sheffield United in 5-1 Victory: Relegation Confirmed for Sheffield United

The locals came out behind on the scoreboard when Anel Ahmedhodzic put Sheffield ahead in the fifth minute of the first half, however, they responded at 26 with the first of two goals scored by Swedish striker Alexander Isak.

After the intermediate break, the second act brought the break of equality with the goal of Brazilian midfielder Bruno Guimaraes at 54 and six later (61) Isak scored for the second time, this time from a penalty, to make it 3-1.

With the match already defined, the visitors scored in their own goal through Ben Osborn in the 65th and in the 72nd Callum Wilson closed the score with 5-1 and victory number 16, with five draws and 13 losses for his team.

After this result, Newcastle reached 53 points in seventh place and was one behind Manchester United (54), which occupies sixth, last in the general table with access to European competitions next season.

For its part, Sheffield United suffered its 25th defeat with three successes and seven draws, a performance valid for 16 points, a result that guarantees relegation to the second division.

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2024-04-28 01:29:42
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