Wolfsburg 1 – Newcastle 3
Newcastle produced an eye catching result on Wednesday, as they beat Wolfsburg 3-1 in Germany.
As is standard, the Toon Army were out in force in Germany and got to see a seriously encouraging result for Rafa Benitez’s side.
Wolfsburg uploaded the highlights to their official YouTube channel – which can be seen below.
Aleksandr Mitrovic on target
The opener came from Aleksandr Mitrovic, who converted from a cross by Christian Atsu.
The second Newcastle goal was glorious: Matt Ritchie curling home a free-kick from the edge of the box.
Wolfsburg found a way back into the game, via Yunus Malli who scored a penalty he had won.
Ritchie was involved in Newcastle’s third, supplying Jonjo Shelvey, who provide Christian Atsu with the assist.
Newcastle have one more friendly, against Verona at home, before they kick off their Premier League campaign against Tottenham.