TV cameras at St. James' Park

By Dan King - Newcastle United Communications Officer

Newcastle United's Carling Cup second round tie against Scunthorpe United will be broadcast live on Sky Sports, it has been confirmed.

Therefore the game at Glanford Park will be played on Thursday, August 25 with a 7.45pm kick-off.

The Magpies' second round tie at Accrington was shown live on Sky Sports last season.

Newcastle went on to win 3-2 at the Crown Ground thanks to goals from Ryan Taylor, Shola Ameobi and Peter Lovenkrands.