Newcastle players celebrate Joe Willock’s goal against Southampton
Newcastle suspended West Ham, seeking to end the season in the top four, giving Chelsea an opportunity to pounce on fourth.
The owner of the land advanced by a goal against Issa Diop in the 36th minute, then he strengthened the score by Julinton in the 41st minute.
But West Ham, who had been sent off by Craig Dawson in the 36th minute, equalized in the 80th minute, with a penalty kick by Jesse Lingard after he scored first for the team, Issa Diop, in the 73rd minute.
Newcastle took the lead in the 82nd minute, through Joseph Willock.
Newcastle rose to 15th in the league standings, raising its score to 35 points, while West Ham’s balance stopped at 55 points and ranks fourth.
Chelsea is fifth in the standings with 54 points, and it could snatch fourth place if it beat Brighton on Wednesday.
Newcastle will visit Liverpool on Saturday, which also witnesses West Ham hosting Chelsea in a fiery match.