Chelsea secured a third successive Premier League win on Saturday, beating struggling Newcastle thanks to a driven Marcos Alonso goal with 20 minutes remaining.
Frank Lampard's side came into Saturday's game in fifth place in the Premier League, having comfortably defeated Southampton 4-1 in their last outing, while the travelling team sat just above the relegation zone, but the Blues were forced to exhibit patience at Stamford Bridge.
Former England international Paul Gascoigne has been found not guilty of sexual assault after kissing a woman on a train.
The 52-year-old has also been cleared of an alternative charge of assault by beating.
Gascoigne denied the charge of sexual assault at Teesside Crown Court and said he kissed the woman in order to boost her confidence.
The initial incident took place on a service from York to Newcastle in August 2018.
The court heard Gascoigne's act had not been a sexual one, though he had been...