Aston Villa won 2-0 (1-0) at home to Newcastle in the Premier League. Anwar El Ghazi and Danny Ings scored one goal each for Villa.
Aston Villa took the lead in added-time in the first half when Danny Ings found the net, with an assist by Tyrone Mings.
With barely 30 minutes on the clock, Aston Villa’s Anwar El Ghazi scored and increased the lead. The 2-0 goal was the last one of the game.
The last meeting between the teams ended in a 1-1 draw, with Newcastle at home in March 2021.
After this game in the Premier League, Aston Villa will take on Brentford (home) on 2021-08-28, Chelsea (away) on 2021-09-11 and Everton (home) on 2021-09-18. Newcastle play Southampton (home) on 2021-08-28, Manchester United (away) on 2021-09-11 and Leeds (home) on 2021-09-17.