Jak Alnwick sends message to Rob Elliot on Twitter

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Rob Elliot was superb for Newcastle United against Bournemouth in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon.

Port Vale goalkeeper Jak Alnwick has taken to social networking site Twitter to send a congratulatory message to Newcastle United’s Rob Elliot.

Elliot was the star of the show for Newcastle on Saturday afternoon, as they got the better of Bournemouth 1-0 away from home in the Premier League.

Ayoze Perez’s goal in the 27th minute proved to be the difference between the two sides at the Vitality Stadium.

Hosts Bournemouth would have won the match had Elliot not been in great form.

The 29-year-old goalkeeper made saves after saves throughout the 90 minutes, leaving Alnwick, who left Newcastle for Port Vale in the summer of 2015 impressed.

Over the course of the 90 minutes at the Vitality Stadium, Bournemouth had 68% of the possession, took 20 shots of which just five were on target, and earned 16 corners.

Visitors Newcastle had just 32% of the possession, had only two shots of which one was on target, and failed to earn a single corner.

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