Dan Burn helped Newcastle reach a first League Cup semi-final in 47 years with their opener in their 2-0 win over Leicester.
Burn’s second-half strike, plus a calm finish from Joelinton sealed the Magpies’ place in the last four.
Eddie Howe’s side put sustained pressure on the Foxes, and their efforts soon paid off on the hour mark.
Centre-back Burn, who has supported Newcastle since a young age, was able to skip past two Leicester players as he broke into the box.
He then hit a low finish past Danny Ward and into the bottom right corner to give his side a deserved lead.
Amid the celebrations from the home crowd, talkSPORT’s Adrian Clarke said: “This is a majestic goal from Dan Burn, what a way to open your account.
“What a reception he is receiving, he has been outstanding in the game. Leicester were messing around with the ball inside their own defensive third.
“He just bursts past two players, three players, it opens up on his right foot. Has he got the confidence to slip it into that far corner with his weaker foot? Yes he has!”
Man United 3-0 Charlton LIVE REACTION: Hosts through after Rashford’s late double
Weghorst edges closer to Man United move, Felix to Chelsea, Wolves want Antonio
Southampton signing is ‘like Lampard’ but ‘has a bit of a wild child in him’
Simeone ‘planning to leave Atletico Madrid’ at end of season after 11 years in charge
Jordan questions why Paris Saint-Germain owner would want minority stake in Spurs
Man City rival Arsenal for ‘Club Shop FC’ title by releasing new Chinese New Year kit
Maguire and Garnacho start, but no Rashford in Man United line-up to face Charlton
McCoist reveals hilarious beach encounter with Keane on day off at World Cup
Burn is in his second season at St. James’ Park having signed from Brighton last January.
He had failed to score in his previous 36 appearances for the club but is now off and running for his local side.
Just 12 minutes later, Joelinton made it 2-0 to Newcastle with a cool first-time finish, his third of the campaign.
They are now on their way to the semi-finals of the Carabao Cup, being one of four Premier League sides fighting for a spot in the final.
Betting Offer Of The Day
Bet365: Bet £10 Get £50 In Free Bets – CLAIM HERE
T&Cs: Open account offer. Bet £10 & Get £50 in Free Bets for new customers at bet365. Min deposit requirement. Free Bets are paid as Bet Credits and are available for use upon settlement of qualifying bets. Min odds, bet and payment method exclusions apply. Returns exclude Bet Credits stake. Time limits and T&Cs apply 18+ Begambleaware.org