WATCH: Newcastle’s Willems thunders opener at Liverpool
Newcastle United’s bid to beat another Premier League giant on the road is off to a good start.
The Magpies took an eighth minute lead over Liverpool on a sensational goal from Jetro Willems.
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The Eintracht Frankfurt loanee’s shot earned a fitting descriptor on the NBCSN broadcast: Piledriver.
Christian Atsu continued his fine early season form by settling a long ball over the top and spotting Willems run down the left flank.
Willems shook Trent Alexander-Arnold and then stepped over the ball before crushing it past a flying Adrian.