Pic Special: Newcastle 1 Aston Villa 0

Loic Remy's injury-time goal fired Newcastle United back to winning ways as they triumphed 1-0 over Aston Villa at St. James' Park.

The French forward struck for the 12th time this season with only seconds of the Barclays Premier League fixture remaining, to give the Magpies their first three-point haul since mid-January.

United just about deserved the result having created the better chances against a Villa side who were always dangerous on the break.

Gabriel Agbonlahor was the visitors' main threat with a couple of long-range efforts, while Newcastle went close through Paul Dummett, Moussa Sissoko and Yoan Gouffran.

But it was front duo Papiss Cisse and Remy who had the two best chances of the afternoon - both missing late in each half with the goal gaping.

It looked as though those spurned opportunities would prove costly, but with time ticking away Remy kept his composure inside the box to earn maximum points for the Magpies.

Images by Club Photographer Serena Taylor.

Aston Villa Tickets

Tickets for Newcastle United's home game against Aston Villa are now on sale to members from £25 for adults & £5 for children.

Villa Tickets

Stoke Tickets

Tickets for Newcastle United's home game against Stoke City are now on general sale from £27 for adults & £5 for children.

Stoke Tickets

New Training Wear

The fantastic new colour training wear is available now online and in official club stores.
training-kit-149x141

Sale Now On!

Huge savings available right now - visit the online store for some fantastic bargains!
SALE-149x141

Members Kit On Sale Now

The limited edition Newcastle United Members kit is on sale now from official club stores.
Members Kit

Personalised Gifts from MYNUFC.co.uk

From mugs and coasters to mouse mats and keyrings we have something for everyone in our personalised gifts.
mynufc

Download Your Programme

Save a massive 40% when you subscrible to the NUFC digital matchday programme.

Click here to find out more

138.com - Betting Partner

Check out the 138.com Newcastle United specific section of our site.
138 BET 149x141 thumbnail

Win tickets for NUFC games

We're running competitions to win tickets and matchday experiences. Check them out here.
NFC-home-Banner_Image

Download The Official BB App

The Official Newcastle United BlackBerry App is now available to download FREE from BlackBerry App World.
Blackberry-bb-app-club-asset-149x141