The third round tie with Leicester marks the fifth time that Newcastle will have to travel for a cup match this season.
Newcastle defeated Crystal Palace Wednesday on an Emmanuel Rivière brace and a Paul Dummett header, and they've been rewarded with an October trip to the Etihad.
Another cup draw means another away match.
Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew is taking his first team squad to Gillingham for the Cup Second Round. In the mean time, Newcastle players are scoring goals in actual competitive matches.
Alan Pardew is apparently going to take the League Cup seriously this year.