Ex-Newcastle United midfielder Jermaine Jenasexpressed delight with three Newcastle United players for their respective contributions to the slender win over Burnley which boosted their hopes of surviving relegation from the Premier League this season.
The Newcastle United attacking trio of Allan Saint-Maximin, Callum Wilson and Joelinton were important to the win over the Clarets according to Jermaine Jenas who also praised the performance of Paraguay senior national team star Miguel Almiron who could have easily scored three goals during the Premier League clash with Burnley.
Newcastle United are the new moneybags in the Premier League, but they have their work cutout in the quest to survive relegation from the English top flight this season. The win over Burnley ensured that Newcastle United move three points adrift of safety and they could have drawn level on points with Watford in the last safe place on the log if they defeated hosts Leicester City on Sunday in their next league game after the Burnley clash. In the end, James Maddison, YouriTielemans (two goals) and PatsonDakascored to give the Foxes a 4-0 win over Newcastle United.