Leicester hold off Newcastle fightback to go third

Leicester City held off a late fightback from Newcastle to win 2-1 at St James’ Park on Sunday and move to within a point of Premier League leaders Liverpool. James Maddison and Youri Tielemans put Leicester 2-0 up with second-half strikes before Andy Carroll pulled one back with his first Newcastle goal since 2010. But the visitors hung on for victory to go third while Newcastle stayed 15th. Chelsea meet Manchester City in the day’s late match, with a top-four spot up for grabs.

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