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Newcastle fans delighted with Jacob Murphy after goal against Man City

Newcastle United gave it their best shot against Manchester City in the English Premier League on Saturday but were ultimately outclassed by Pep Guardiola’s impressive title contenders.

Rafa Benitez’s side travelled to the Etihad knowing that the prospect of a result was unlikely indeed, but produced a battling performance to try and salvage something from a match the saw Sergio Aguero score a hat-trick.

The Argentinian had his side 2-0 up by the 63rd minute before Jacob Murphy pulled one back for the Magpies with a beautiful chip over goalkeeper Ederson. Aguero made it 3-1 with just seven minutes remaining though, killing off any chance of a point for the visitors.

Despite defeat, Newcastle fans were happy to take positives from the performance and had particular praise for goalscorer Murphy.

The winger now has a goal and an assist in his last two Premier League appearances and supporters are looking forward to seeing more in the weeks to come.

They took to Twitter to share their thoughts on his contribution against City…

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