What would be your Newcastle team v Chelsea?

No ‘suspensions’ affecting the selection this time but Cheick Tiote and Papiss Cisse are away on African Cup of Nations duty (plus our number nine would have been suspended anyway).

newcastle team v chelseaOn a happier note, Davide Santon got through his appearance at Leicester ok in terms of fitness, while Tim Krul is back training and expected to be fit to play.

Even better, John Carver has confirmed the medical miracle of the century, with the caretaker manager expecting Coloccini, Janmaat, Perez, Sissoko and Colback all to be available after missing the FA Cup match via various levels of claimed injuries, or fatigue as in Ayoze Perez’ case.

Pick your Newcastle team v Chelsea to make it five wins in seven against the blues.