Villa beat Newcastle United 2-0 in EPL

Aston Villa players jubilant after a goal

London: Football club Aston Villa beat Newcastle United 2-0 to end their streak of three consecutive English Premier League defeats.

Conor Hourihane curled in a free-kick to give Villa the lead on Monday night, before setting up Anwar El Ghazi from a free kick to finish from close range four minutes later, as per a BBC report.

The victory takes Villa up to 15th place in the points table.