An inspired Ayoze Perez helped Newcastle United put any lingering Premier League relegation fears to bed with a hat-trick in a 3-1 win over Southampton at St James' Park on Saturday.
The Spaniard scored twice before half-time to put the hosts in command and killed off Southampton late on after Mario Lemina's goal had revived the Saints.
Victory lifted Newcastle 10 points above third-bottom Cardiff City who face title-chasing Liverpool on Sunday.
Southampton remained five points clear of the drop...
Former Newcastle and Liverpool defender Jose Enrique has said he has been given the all-clear following his battle with cancer.
Enrique was diagnosed with a brain tumour in May 2018 and underwent several radiotherapy sessions after it had been successfully removed following an operation.
But, via an Instagram video message, he said he is now ready to "look forward" after being told he is cancer free.
"Hello guys, I just have some wonderful news today," he said. "I just got back the report from...