Clarets on the spot to go through in cup
Burnley held Newcastle to a 0-0 draw tonight to take the tie into a penalty shoot out.
Wayne Hennessey had made three outstanding saves during the game and proved to be the hero, saving penalties from both Allan Saint-Maximin and Miguel Almirón while Chris Wood, Ashley Barnes, Dwight McNeil and Charlie Taylor all scoring with Josh Brownhill seeing his penalty saved. It gave us a 4-3 shoot out win and a place in the third round.
The teams were;
Newcastle: Freddie Woodman, Javier Manquillo (Allan Saint-Maximin 76), Emil Krafth, Jamaal Lascelles, Ciaran Clark, Jamal Lewis, Jeff Hendrick, Sean Longstaff, Ryan Fraser (Miguel Almirón 83), Joelinton, Dwight Gayle (Joe Willock 76). Subs not used: Mark Gillespie, Fabian Schär, Matty Longstaff, Jacob Murphy.
Burnley: Wayne Hennessey, Phil Bardsley, Nathan Collins, Ben Mee, Erik Pieters, Aaron Lennon (Charlie Taylor 59), Josh Brownhill, Jack Cork, Dwight McNeil, Chris Wood, Jay Rodriguez (Ashley Barnes 69). Subs not used: Will Norris, Matt Lowton, James Tarkowski, Bobby Thomas, Lewis Richardson.
Yellow Cards: Nathan Collins, Dwight McNeil.
Referee: Oliver Langford (West Midlands).
Share this page :