Rafa Benitez celebrated his birthday by managing Newcastle United to their first win under his reign, defeating Swansea City 3-0.
Newcastle United continue to sink into the relegation quicksand with another loss today, this time to Southampton, 3-1.
Andros Townsend missed out of Newcastle United's loss to Stoke City yesterday evening after picking up a knock and, with the quick turnaround for Week 29, is a doubt for the match against AFC Bournemouth.
Newcastle will be miserable after dropping a 5-1 decision at Stamford Bridge but at least Andros Townsend got his first goal for the club.
Newcastle United have agreed to a fee of £12m for the transfer of Andros Townsend from Tottenham Hotspur.
A frustrating season came to a head for Andros Townsend after Tottenham's win over Aston Villa Monday night, when the wide midfielder got into a row with a member of the club's fitness staff.
With Nacer Chadli the latest casualty in Tottenham's injury-riddled midfield, the question is raised of who will line up along with Christian Eriksen and Erik Lamela in the attacking three.
Andros Townsend, who has yet to make the Spurs squad this season, may take part in their Week 4 match with Everton according to Maurico Pochettino.
According to Tottenham's official Twitter feed, Andros Townsend is set to miss Spurs trip to Leicester City this weekend.
Andros Townsend is a doubt for week one after suffering a shoulder injury.
Aston Villa are still chasing Tottenham winger Andros Townsend.
Sunderland lead the way in the chase to snap up Tottenham and England winger Andros Townsend…
Andros Townsend's spectacular strike gave an experimental England line-up a creditable draw against Italy in Turin.
Tottenham winger Andros Townsend became the second England player within the last 24 hours to withdraw from the upcoming internationals against Slovenia and Scotland because of injury.