Olivier Giroud is on fire at the moment, and the Frenchman is in arguably the best goalscoring form of his career.
He opened the scoring at St James’ Park with a clever flick on from a Danny Welbeck header – his quick reactions giving Tim Krul absolutley no chance.
He was on hand again just a few minutes later, overpowering the Newcastle defence, and heading in from a well taken corner.
This isn’t the first time we’ve raced into a lead against the Magpies, but let’s hope this time we can keep it.
The HFB comes in for a lot of criticism from fans and pundits alike, but he is definitely one of the most underrated players in the Premier League, and is finally starting to get some recognition.