MILES STARFORTH’S MATCH ANALYSIS; Newcastle 1-0 Leicester City

Engineers try and fix the giant screen during the match at St. James's Park
Engineers try and fix the giant screen during the match at St. James's Park

NEWCASTLE UNITED: Krul 7; Janmaat 6, Coloccini 7, S Taylor 7, Dummett 7 (Haidara, 72, 6); Sissoko 7, Colback 7, Anita 6 (Perez, 59, 6); OBERTAN 8, Cisse 6, Gouffran 6 (Cabella, 90). Subs not used: Elliot, Ferreyra, Abeid, Armstrong.

LEICESTER CITY: Schmeichel, De Laet, Konchesky, Drinkwater, Morgan, James, Albrighton (Vardy, 56), Schlupp (Nugent, 56), Moore, Cambiasso (Knockaert, 79), Ulloa. Subs not used: Hamer, Hammond, King, Wasilewski.

Goals: Obertan 71

Bookings: Moore 22, De Laat 28, Ulloa 34

Referee: Martin Atkinson (West Yorkshire)

Attendance: 51,866 (3,235 Leicester)