Dan Burn celebrated successful a Champions League match with Newcastle for the primary time – by dancing with Jamie Carragher and Micah Richards.
The defender was on the scoresheet towards Paris Saint-Germain on Wednesday evening in a second that he’ll always remember as a Newcastle fan.
The 6ft7 star netted the second after a prolonged VAR examine with St. James’ Park despatched right into a frenzy moments after Miguel Almiron had opened the scoring.
Fellow Geordie Sean Longstaff grabbed the third earlier than Lucas Hernandez bought a comfort. Fabian Schar rocketed house a fourth in stoppage time to make it a well-known evening for the Toon.
And to have fun, Burn pulled out his iconic dance that went viral earlier this yr.
Alongside him on the pitch have been CBS Sports activities pundits Carragher and Richards, who egged on the Newcastle star, who appeared reluctant at first.
As Burn whacked out the noodle dance, Carra and Richards tried to maintain up.
However frankly, their efforts have been abysmal, as they only flopped their arms about whereas Burn the grasp confirmed them the way it was achieved.
“We’re going to smash the web,” Carragher shouted. “TikTok, right here we come!”
As Burn went to return to his teammates, the ex-Liverpool star informed him: “You knew that was coming!”
Burn’s dance first went viral in January 2023 when Eddie Howe urged the 31-year-old to stand up and do it within the dressing room.
It unfold shortly, largely right down to the truth that such a tall man might pull off such a transfer.
That took place after Newcastle reached the Carabao Cup closing final season, a contest they’d go on to lose.
However their sights may be set slightly greater now after beating one of many greatest groups on the planet in PSG at St. James’ Park and they’ll concern nobody in Europe now.
Burn mentioned: “Loopy. It has not sunk in, I’m a bit speechless. We needed to entertain the gang and get the gang behind us, however we did effectively.
“We knew PSG weren’t going to alter the way in which they play.
“The instances to play excessive up the pitch and we had the gang pushing us, we had that for the final purpose with the gang pushing us on for Fabs [Fabian Schar] purpose.
“It’s like dream I’m ready for somebody to wake me up, I’m ready for the bubble to pop.
“We’ve got an awesome group and what the gaffer [Eddie Howe] has achieved with the philosophy now we have bought.”
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