A late goal four minutes into stoppage time seemed to give Brentford a 3-2 victory over Brighton & Hove Albion this afternoon but then Hemed equalized 7 minutes into stoppage time this afternoon as Brighton salvaged a 3-3 draw.
But Newcastle stay 1 point ahead of the second placed team at the top of the Championship table.
That was a close escape for Brighton to equalize so late in the game but it leaves Newcastle clear on top of the league.
Chris Hughton – stay calm
Brighton have conceded 6 goals in their last two games
And having had the best defensive record in the Championship they have conceded six goals in their last two games, after losing 3-1 at Huddersfield on Thursday night.
Brentford were 2-0 up at half time through goals from Peleteiro Ramallo (15) and Dean (22), but then Brighton came back with second half goals from March (75) and Duffy (78), before the stoppage time theatrics.
After only conceding 15 goals in their first 27 games they have conceded six goals in their last two games and have conceded one more than Newcastle this season.
Derby have conceded the least with 22 goals – one less than Newcastle.
Brighton did well to get a point this afternoon.