On loan Chelsea winger , Christian Atsu , breathed life into New Castle United promotional hopes as they clawed back a point from 2 goals down. The St James Park outfit side forced a 2-2 drawn game at home to the high flying Bristol City.
The Ghana international exploded for the second placed host in a thrilling end to end stuff on Saturday. Two early goals from Bristol City almost condemned New Castle to an image damaging defeat before two late goals forced a tie for the host.
Christian Atsu, who has enjoyed a bit of ressurection since his arrival at St James came close to icing his personal cake only to be denied by the upright. New Castle United stay second on the Championship log and within touching distance of an immediate return to the English top tier.