Baggies pull off a surprise at St James' Park


West Bromwich Albion winger Matt Phillips celebrating his 29th-minute opener at Newcastle yesterday. The 1-0 victory takes the bottom club to 28 points with two games left in this Premier League season. But their fight against relegation would have been all for nothing had Swansea beaten Chelsea in yesterday’s late match.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on April 29, 2018, with the headline 'Baggies pull off a surprise at St James' Park'. Print Edition | Subscribe