Joe Willock and Liverpool loanee Takumi Minamino gleam on Newcastle versus Southampton debut – however Shkodran Mustafi’s battles proceed
Stockpile and Liverpool loanees Joe Willock and Takumi Minamino burned through no time in making an imprint for their transitory clubs.
The pair both scored in a similar match with Newcastle, who have taken on Willock for the remainder of the period, playing Southampton, who have Minamino among their positions, on Saturday.
It was Willock and Newcastle who struck first as he scored 16 minutes into his Magpies debut, striking home after great work on the left by Allan Saint-Maximin.
Minamino got on the scoresheet after thirty minutes as he shot the ball into the top of the net with his left foot minutes after Jan Bednarek’s own objective gave Steve Bruce’s side a 2-0 lead.
Willock will feel in a way that is better than Minamino however as nine-man Newcastle edged to a 3-2 success over Saints in an exemplary at St James’ Park.
So Willock and Minamino are both off to a flyer yet the equivalent can’t be said for Shkodran Mustafi, who’s borrowed with German club Schalke.
Schalke lost the match 3-0, with Mustafi to blame for their first objective in the wake of being given the sneak past Nordi Mukiele not long before half time.
Marcel Sabitzer and Willi Orban adjusted the triumph for Leipzig as Schalke, who additionally have Arsenal safeguard Sead Kolasinac among their positions for the remainder of the period, stay at the foot of the Bundesliga table.