Jack Grealish (right) of Aston Villa celebrates after his side's 1-0 victory

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Jack Grealish (proper) will not be the one one celebrating

An 89th-minute Aston Villa aim that put Newcastle United high of the Championship has gained a soccer fan £60,000.

In a £10 wager the person, from the Scottish Borders, selected seven league winners.

Jessica Bridge from bookmakers Ladbrokes mentioned accumulator bets “usually come agonisingly shut however hit the crossbar in further time”.

“Our buyer now has 60,000 causes to thank Jack Grealish for his important aim final weekend,” she mentioned.

The person, who’s in his 50s however didn’t wish to be named, positioned the wager earlier than the beginning of the season.

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The sevenfold accumulator wager was positioned earlier than the season began

The sevenfold accumulator – which might solely pay out if all of the predictions have been appropriate – earned him £60,734.38.

To ensure that the wager to succeed, Newcastle needed to higher Brighton and Hove Albion’s end result on Sunday through the last Championship video games of the season.

Grealish’s late equaliser against Brighton ensured the wager was a winner, with Newcastle beating Barnsley 3-0.