Newcastle United exited the Carabao Cup at the second round stage following a penalty shootout defeat to Burnley. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

'His best performance' - Newcastle United player ratings from Carabao Cup exit to Burnley

Newcastle United exited the Carabao Cup following a penalty shootout defeat to Burnley – but how did each player perform?

Thursday, 26th August 2021, 8:03 am

Steve Bruce’s side should have been home and dry in normal as they had the Clarets defence on the ropes.

However, Sean Dyche’s side held out for spot-kicks, where they emerged victorious after goalkeeper Wayne Hennessey saved Allan Saint-Maximin and Miguel Almiron’s efforts.

Here’s how we rated each United player as the club’s long wait for a major trophy continues:

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