Cisse brace delivers the points for Newcastle

Updated: March 25, 2012

Newcastle United moved to within five points of a place in next season’s Champions League after a 3-1 win away to West Bromwich Albion at the Hawthorns.

All of the visitors goals came in the first half Cisse scoring a brace and effectively putting the game to bed within the first 45 min. Victory left Newcastle in sixth place in the Premier League and level on points with fifth-placed Chelsea, who have a superior goal difference.