What would be your Newcastle team v Leicester?

It remains to be seen if Cheick Tiote will be available today but nothing has been said about him leaving for the Ivory Coast’s African Cup of Nations preparations yet.

newcastle team v leicesterPapiss Cisse is of course suspended, while Steven Taylor is now out for the season after rupturing his achilles tendon against Burnley on Thursday.

No sign of the following injured being available yet either; Ryan Taylor, Sammy Ameobi, Siem De Jong, Rolando Aarons, Tim Krul, Rob Elliot, Gabriel Obertan and Mehdi Abeid.

While it appears that the bizarre loan signing of Facundo Ferreyra has come to an end without a single minute on the pitch.

Indications are that there is every chance Davide Santon and Jonas Gutierrez will be included in the squad as John Carver has so few options.

Pick your Newcastle team v Leicester to take United through to the FA Cup 4th Round.