x Abu Dhabi, UAETuesday 25 July 2017

Taylor saves point for Newcastle

Steven Taylor earns a vital point for Newcastle after Geovanni threatened to plunge them into the relegation zone.

Steven Taylor earned a vital point for Newcastle after Geovanni threatened to plunge them into the relegation zone. Hull's Brazilian playmaker headed the hosts into the lead after just eight minutes. The Tigers dominated but Taylor flicked in an equaliser with a well-controlled volley on 38 minutes from Nicky Butt's cross to keep his struggling team a point above the danger level.