31 Aug '13, 3pm

Ben Arfa brilliance wins it

Ben Arfa brilliance wins it

Hatem Ben Arfa: Celebrates after scoring Newcastle claimed their first win of the season as Hatem Ben Arfa's brilliant late goal gave them a 1-0 triumph over Fulham. The match, which had been a dour affair, looked destined for a goalless conclusion as Newcastle's search for a goal and a win seemed likely to be prolonged. But, with just five minutes left, Ben Arfa - the outstanding player on the pitch - broke inside from the right onto his left foot and fired a shot into the top corner, leaving David Stockdale helpless. Until his last-gasp intervention, it looked like being another frustrating afternoon for Alan Pardew and his players as chances came and went without the deadlock being broken. Best of the Match: Man of the Match: Hatem Ben Arfa was the outstanding player on the pitch even before his late goal Save of the Match: Tim Krul saved well from Abel Taarabt late on,...

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