Pre-season: Double jeopardy for Burnley as Newcastle trounce Clarets 9-2 on aggregate
Newcastle's pre-season campaign continued this morning with an inventive and entertaining kickabout against Vincent Kompany's Burnley in Portugal. Over the course of two games (or four halves, each with wildly differing personnel for both sides), Newcastle ran-out 6-1 and 3-1 winners respectively.
GAME 1 (Newcastle United 6-1 Burnley)
NUFC: Miguel Almiron, Elliot Anderson, Joe Willock (2), Matt Ritchie, Jacob Murphy
Burnley: Ne-Jai Tucker
GAME 2 (Newcastle United 3-1 Burnley)
NUFC: Allan Saint-Maximin, Callum Wilson, Miguel Almiron
Burnley: Ian Maatsen