Steve Howey and Micky Quinn react to Newcastle United win

Ayoze Perez of Newcastle United celebrates with Miguel Almiron after he scores his team's second goal during the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Huddersfield Town at St....

Newcastle United won against Huddersfield Town, thanks to goals from West Bromwich Albion-owned Salomon Rondon and Ayoze Perez.

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 23:Sean Longstaff of Newcastle United (36) steals the ball from Juninhjo Bacuna of Huddersfield Town (7)  during the Premier League match between...

Steve Howey has taken to Twitter to give his reaction to Newcastle United’s win against Huddersfield Town on Saturday afternoon.

Newcastle got the better of Huddersfield 2-0 at St. James’ Park in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon.

After a goalless first half, Salomon Rondon - signed on loan from Championship club West Bromwich Albion in the summer of 2018 - put the Magpies in the lead in the 46th minute.

 

Then six just minutes later, Ayoze Perez made it 2-0 to Rafael Benitez’s side, who had a numerical superiority since the 20th minute of the game when Huddersfield had Tommy Smith sent off a high tackle on Miguel Almiron.

Former Newcastle defender Howey was following the match, and he was impressed with the performances of 25-year-old Paraguay international attacking midfielder Miguel Almiron and 21-year-old midfielder Sean Longstaff for Newcastle against Town.

Former Newcastle centre-forward Micky Quinn has hailed Almiron on Twitter.

Miguel Almiron of Newcastle United looks on during the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Huddersfield Town at St. James Park on February 23, 2019 in Newcastle upon Tyne,...

According to WhoScored, Almiron took four shots of which three were on target, played six key passes, had a pass accuracy of 82.1%, and took 46 touches.

According to Whoscored, Longstaff took two shots, played two key passes, 88%, won one header, and took 89 touches.

Sean Longstaff of Newcastle United attempts a shot during the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Huddersfield Town at St. James Park on February 23, 2019 in Newcastle upon...

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