Newcastle United player ratings from the 2-0 Carabao Cup final defeat to Manchester United. (Photo by ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP via Getty Images)Newcastle United player ratings from the 2-0 Carabao Cup final defeat to Manchester United. (Photo by ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP via Getty Images)
Newcastle United player ratings from the 2-0 Carabao Cup final defeat to Manchester United. (Photo by ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP via Getty Images) | AFP via Getty Images

Newcastle United player ratings: Two stars get 7/10 & plenty of 6s in Man United final defeat

Newcastle United player ratings from the Carabao Cup final defeat to Manchester United.

Newcastle United were loud and proud at Wembley - but the long wait for a first trophy since 1969 goes on.

Manchester United grabbed the lead on 33 minutes when Luke Shaw’s out-swinging free-kick was headed home by Casemiro. VAR checked for a possible offside for the goal was given.

Not long after, it was 2-0. Rashford was played into the box by Wout Weghorst and his shot deflected off Sven Botman and over Karius.

Here’s our Newcastle player ratings from the defeat at Wembley:

Not long after, it was 2-0. Rashford was played into the box by Wout Weghorst and his shot deflected off Sven Botman and over Karius.

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