Aston Villa won 2-0 (1-0) at home to Newcastle in the Premier League. Anwar El Ghazi and Danny Ings scored one goal each for Villa.
Aston Villa took the lead in added-time in the first half when Danny Ings scored, with an assist by Tyrone Mings.
With barely 30 minutes on the clock, Aston Villa’s Anwar El Ghazi netted and increased the lead. This brought the final score to 2-0.
The last meeting between the teams ended in a 1-1 draw, with Newcastle at home in March 2021.
After this game in the Premier League, Aston Villa will play Brentford (home) on 2021-08-28, Chelsea (away) on 2021-09-11 and Everton (home) on 2021-09-18. Newcastle play Southampton (home) on 2021-08-28, Manchester United (away) on 2021-09-11 and Leeds (home) on 2021-09-17.