Nottingham Forest vs Newcastle: Live talkSPORT commentary, team news and kick-off time for Carabao Cup second round clash as Sean Lonstaff makes Magpies debut

29 Aug

Newcastle will be looking to earn their first win of the season when they face Nottingham Forest at the City Ground in the Carabao Cup.

The hosts have made an unbeaten start in the Championship while Rafa Benitez’s men only have two losses and a defeat to show for their efforts so far in the 2018/19 campaign.

Benitez will be keen to use the game as a springboard
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What time is kick-off?

This second round clash is on Wednesday, August 29.

Kick-off at the City Ground is at 7.45pm.

These two met in the same competition last year, where the Championship side overcame Toon 3-2 after extra-time.

How can I listen live on talkSPORT?

The game is being broadcast live right here on talkSPORT.

Tune in from 7.30pm for coverage using either your DAB radio or our web player.

What is the team news?

Nottm Forest: Steele, Byram, Hefele, Fox, Robinson, Bridcutt, Watson, Gil Dias, Joao Carvalho, Lolley, Murphy

Subs: Pantilimon, Tobias Figueiredo, Osborn, Cash, Goncalves, Darikwa, Appiah

Newcastle: Darlow, Sterry, Schar, Fernandez, Clark, Atsu, Longstaff, Ki, Kenedy, Muto, Joselu

Subs: Elliot, Dummett, Murphy, Rondon, Diame, Perez, Yedlin