Joe Willock was once again proved himself as one of best young midfielder in the Premier League as he inspired Newcastle United to defeat Sheffield United.
The on-loan Englishman grabbed the only goal of the game as the Magpies edged past Sheffield United.
21y 272d – Joe Willock has now scored in six consecutive Premier League appearances, becoming the youngest player in the competition's history to do so at the age of 21 years and 272 days. Unleashed. pic.twitter.com/eNKxu6UbvV— OptaJoe (@OptaJoe) May 19, 2021
In the process, the midfielder became the youngest in the league’s history to score in six consecutive matches, taking his tally to seven goals in just 13 appearances for the Magpies.
Willock, who expected to return to Emirates stadium at the end of the season, has been scoring important goals for Newcastle from midfield and also contributing alot in term of tackle in middle of park for Steve Bruce’s side.
The 21-year-old midfielder has scored equalisers against Spurs and Liverpool, a winner against West Ham, and the opening goals in wins against Southampton, Leicester City and Manchester City before extend his tally against Sheffield United.
Look at how easily and quickly Willock travels 40 yards with the ball pic.twitter.com/n0bTAcjwyS— C (@afcwrld) May 20, 2021