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(Video) Newcastle United take lead in EFL Cup with well executed set-piece

Newcastle United took the lead against Preston with a well executed set-piece goal on 19 minutes which was headed into the back of the net by Aleksandar Mitrovic.

The Magpies went into the half-time break with a 1-0 lead and Preston made things even more difficult for themselves when Browne was sent off for a direct red card incident.

Newcastle are currently managed by Rafa Benitez and are currently first in the Championship – three points clear of second placed Brighton.

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