Newcastle United Defender Fabian Schär Scores A 25-Yard Worldie Against Burnley

Newcastle United took the lead against Burnley at St James' Park after Fabian Schär opened the scoring with a thunderous strike.

The 27-year-old Swiss centre-back received the ball and rocketed a 25-yard strike past a helpless Tom Heaton.

Check it out below.

Take a bow, son!

Schär almost broke the post with that rocket of a shot.

Rafa Benítez's men took control of the first half after they doubled their lead thanks to Sean Longstaff.

Can Burnley mount a comeback in the second half?

Let us know in the comments.

Featured Image Credit: Sky Sports

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