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Fulham 0-2 Newcastle: Key stats

  • Newcastle United have beaten a Premier League side in the FA Cup for the first time since January 2012, when they won 2-1 against Blackburn Rovers. The Magpies had lost their past seven games against Premier League sides in the competition, scoring only one goal.

  • Each of Fulham’s past four exits from the FA Cup have been to Premier League sides. The Cottagers have also been knocked out the competition in the fourth round in four of the last five seasons.

  • Newcastle United have won each of their past two away games in all competitions, both coming in the FA Cup. It’s the first time they have won successive away games since a run of the three victories between March and April 2023.

  • Sean Longstaff has scored four goals for Newcastle United in all competitions this season, his most in a single campaign for the club. This was his first goal in the FA Cup since netting for the Magpies away to Oxford United in February 2020.

  • Since the start of last season, defender Dan Burn is just one of three Newcastle United players to score in the Premier League, Champions League, Carabao Cup and now the FA Cup, alongside Alexander Isak and Sean Longstaff.