Who scored Newcastle’s first Premier League goal?

A Peter Atherton own goal was the first goal scored by Newcastle United in the Premier League, during a 2-1 loss at Sheffield Wednesday on 18 August 1993.

The Magpies lost their first ever Premier League game on Saturday 14 August 1993 at home to Tottenham Hotspur.

Andrew Cole was the first Newcastle United player to score in the Premier League, during a 1-1 draw away to Manchester United the following weekend, Saturday 21 August 1993.



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