FULL TIME: Newcastle 2-3 Nottingham Forest. The problems mount for Rafael Benitez. He's dealing with an underfunded squad with a Premier League survival campaign on the horizon. He doesn't have the squad to deal with the Carabao Cup. Things look desperate, again, up in the North East.
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Newcastle United - Nottingham Forest
League Cup - 24 August 2017
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Newcastle 2-3 Nottingham Forest. A promising strike for Ritchie goes straight to the 'keeper. Newcastle are running out of time quickly.
Newcastle United 2-3 Nottingham Forest. Joe Worrall is down with cramp. A delay in proceding.
Newcastle United 2-3 Nottingham Forest. A little under 10 minutes to go, and Newcastle will be trying to put the pressure on to force a penalty shootout.
Half time in extra time between Newcaste and Nottingham Forest. Just 15 minutes for them to hold on.
GOAL! Newcastle United 2-3 Nottingham Forest. Walker scores - A knockdown from the Forest man might get a deflection, but they won't care. The ball is in the net and Newcastle are on the ropes.
EXTRA TIME: Newcastle 2-2 Nottingham Forest. There will be added time to settle this.
Newcastle 2-2 Nottingham Forest. Newcastle are piling on the pressure, with no luck after the equaliser.
Newcastle have made a brighter start in the second half. Murphy has been bright in the second half so far.
GOAL! Newcastle 2-2 Nottingham Forest. Aarons scores - Twisting one way then the left, he lets fly with a wonderful shot that levels for the home side.
GOAL! Newcastle United 1-2 Nottingham Forest. Cummings scores - He faces down Darlow and lifts a clever finish over him to put his side ahead. Three goals in two games in this competition.
GOAL! Newcastle United 1-1 Nottingham Forest. Cummings scores - A ball in the box is squared to Cummings at the near post, and he clips in a low shot to equalise.
Hanley's poorly-timed challenge could have conceded a penalty for Newcastle, but Brereton's fall receives little attention from the ref.
Newcastle are still in control, but no great action in any of the games after that initial flurry of goals.
GOAL! Newcastle United 1-0 Nottingham Forest - Mitrovic scores. The ball is squared to Mitrovic, who squeezes in a shot across the 'keeper.