What would be your Newcastle team v Hull?
Cisse hopefully returns to the UK sometime today but Cheick Tiote is still away on African Cup of Nations duty.
The injury situation is clearing little by little with John Carver indicating that Mehdi Abeid and Davide Santon are now fully fit an davailable, while Gabriel Obertan is going to also travel but surely wouldn’t be played from the start – we have included him anyway.
Siem De Jong got 45 minutes in a friendly this week but is still not ready, while Dummett, Elliot, Aarons and the two Taylors will also be missing.
Pick your Newcastle team v Hull as John Carver looks for his first win in five matches.