Matt Ritchie scored one of the crucial weird personal objectives of the season on Saturday to present Fulham the lead at St James’ Park.
The Newcastle winger was unlucky to place the ball at the back of his personal web as the primary half was coming to an finish.
Ademola Lookman swung the ball into the center, the place defender Tosin Adarabioyo headed it down for Decordova-Reid to flick the ball in direction of aim.
The hassle was really going broad however bounced up awkwardly and hit Ritchie within the face and deflected in.
Former Leicester and England striker Gary Lineker loved the personal aim and posted about it on social media.
He wrote:”Matt Ritchie has simply scored one of the crucial comical personal objectives I feel I’ve ever witnessed. Even @alanshearer couldn’t battle a chuckle after 4 replays.”
The half ended 1-Zero to Fulham with Newcastle having 45 minutes to attempt to keep away from a second straight defeat.
The Magpies had been thrashed 5-2 midweek by Leeds regardless of going a aim up within the first half.