Nottingham Forest received a rude welcome back to the Premier League as Newcastle United dominated the promoted side in a 2-0 win with Fabian Schar and Callum Wilson netting the decisive goals.
Fabian Schar and Callum Wilson scored as Newcastle held 63% of the ball and put 10 of its 23 shots on target vs newly-promoted Nottingham Forest.
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NOTTINGHAM FOREST have been beaten by Newcastle on their return to the top flight after 23 years away. Steve Cooper’s men defended well until the Toon broke the deadlock with a Fabian Schar s…
Goals from Fabian Schar and Callum Wilson spoiled Nottingham Forest's return to the Premier League, as Newcastle opened the new campaign with a comfor
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Callum Wilson gives the hosts breathing room, flicking home Joelinton's cross to give Newcastle a two-goal cushion against Nottingham Forest.
Fabian Schar thunders a long-range blast past Dean Henderson to give Newcastle the lead against Nottingham Forest.
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