Newcastle returned to winning ways in the Premier League with a 1-0 victory over Bournemouth at the Vitality Stadium.
Ayoze Perez’s goal in the 27th minute proved to be the difference between the two sides.
Newcastle legend Shearer was following the match, and he has taken to Twitter to give his reaction to the victory.
Huge result for The Toon Army. I feel for Bournemouth. I reckon they would have stayed up without those cruel inj... https://t.co/vMZFq1viI3— michael owen (@themichaelowen) November 7, 2015
As Shearer’s tweets suggest, Newcastle did not play well and Bournemouth were the better team.
Goalkeeper Rob Elliot was the star of the show for the Magpies, as he made saves after saves between the posts.
At the end of the day, three points are all that matter, and Newcastle will be happy that they got just them in Bournemouth.
The win has lifted Steve McClaren’s side out of the Premier League bottom three for the time being.