Rafa Benitez: What I really think of Newcastle's defeat to Hull
Newcastle were knocked out of the EFL Cup quarter-finals as Hull won 3-1 on penalties after the tie finished 1-1 at the end of extra time.
Mo Diame scored Newcastle's opener at the KCOM Stadium in the first period of extra time but Robert Snodgrass equalised for the Tigers almost immediately.
And Benitez felt his side had been punished for failing to take their chances in normal time when they clearly held the upper hand.
The Magpies boss said: “You have to be disappointed. The way that we played we deserved to score goals in the first half and in extra time.
“Then when we did score the... read more
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