It wasn’t the most convincing win but Newcastle has done it. Defeating the inform Melbourne Heart 1 nil at Hunter Stadium.
Both teams had their opportunities in front of goal but 1 was enough to secure victory for Newcastle. The only goal came in the 53rd minute with some good lead up work that found the right boot of Adam Taggart.
The visitors had their chances but could not find the back of the net to continue their unbeaten streak, which started against Newcastle nearly 2 months ago. Ironically it ended with a 1 nil win to the Jets.
The win puts the Jets just one point out of the top 6. Have they turned the corner under Clayton Zane?