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Newcastle United player ratings gallery: ‘Workhorse’ 9/10 but one 6/10 in Leicester City win

Newcastle United player ratings from the 2-0 win over Leicester City in the Carabao Cup quarter-final.

Newcastle United progressed into the semi-finals of the Carabao Cup with a 2-0 victory over Leicester City at St James’ Park.

Dan Burn opened the scoring on the hour-mark - his first goal for his boyhood club - before Joelinton made it 2-0 12 minutes later.

And with that, Eddie Howe’s side secured the club’s first semi-final in 18 years, and the first in the League Cup since 1976.

Our writer Jordan Cronin was at St James’ Park - and here’s how he rated each Newcastle United player:

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