Newcastle pulled off a surprising victory against Leicester on Friday night, winning 1-0 at the King Power Stadium.

Having won their last four games under Brendan Rodgers, the in-form Leicester side started brightly, but couldn’t find their grip on the game as the contest went on.

Salomon Rondon came close to opening the scoring early on, with his swerving free-kick crashing off the crossbar.

Ayoze Perez finally broke the deadlock shortly after the half hour mark, steering a well-hit Matt Ritchie cross past Kasper Schmeichel with a good header inside the box.

From this encounter, who do you think deserved Newcastle’s Man of the Match award? Choose your favourite to win the award below.

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Ki Sung-yeung

Matt Ritchie

Paul Dummett

Javier Manquillo

Salomon Rondon

Miguel Almiron

Isaac Hayden

Jamaal Lascelles

Ayoze Perez

Mo Diame

Fabian Schar

Martin Dubravka

Christian Atsu


Leaderboard

  Ayoze Perez 87%
  Matt Ritchie 69%
  Fabian Schar 68%
  Salomon Rondon 59%
  Miguel Almiron 51%
  Jamaal Lascelles 39%
  Isaac Hayden 30%
  Martin Dubravka 26%
  Paul Dummett 23%
  Ki Sung-yeung 16%
  Mo Diame 6%
  Javier Manquillo 4%
  Christian Atsu 2%