Newcastle's Nick Pope to miss Carabao Cup final vs Manchester United after red card

Newcastle's Nick Pope is sent off against Liverpool in the Premier League in February 2023.
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Newcastle United goalkeeper Nick Pope will miss the Carabao Cup final against Manchester United at Wembley after he was sent off in the Magpies' Premier League clash against Liverpool on Saturday.

Pope, who had already conceded two goals, was sent off for handling the ball outside his area in the first half of Newcastle's game against the Reds.

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Ben Hayward
Weekend editor

Ben Hayward is the Weekend Editor of FourFourTwo. A European football writer and Tottenham Hotspur fan with over 15 years’ experience, he has covered games all over the world - including three World Cups, several Champions League finals, Euros, Copa America - and has spent much of that time in Spain. Ben speaks English and Spanish, currently dividing his time between Barcelona and London, covering all the big talking points of the weekend on FFT: he’s also written several list features and interviewed Guglielmo Vicario for the magazine.