Atsu's Start for Magpies ends in a defeat

Published on: 16 December 2019

Ghana's Christian Atsu had a start in Newcastle's defeat against Burnley after recovering from injury.

Atsu made his first Premier League start in a Magpies shirt shnce September 29, but it ended in a 1-0 defeat to Burnley.


The 27-year old winger started  on the right side of a four-man midfield and lastsd for 78 minutes before Yoshinori Muto came on to replace him.

He had 18 accurate passes (90.5%), 31 touches and one key pass while on the pitch.