Which 11 players would you pick in your Newcastle team v Brighton?

We have put together a list of the 21 players who could potentially be selected on Saturday afternoon.

Rafa Benitez has confirmed that Jesus Games and Aleksandar Mitrovic are still out.

Florian Lejeune is also missing with a foot injury, whilst Rob Elliot picked up a thigh injury against Manchester City and has now joined them on the treatment table.

However, Isaac Hayden has now recovered from his knock and is included in the squad.

After the interesting midweek Man City match and a lot of talking after it, who would you choose as Newcastle face this relegation clash?

Pick your 11 players below:


Newcastle v Brighton Match Betting:

Newcastle win 23/20Draw 9/4Brighton win 3/1

Joselu to score and both Lascelles & Clark to be carded 28/1Both teams to score in 1st half 4/1

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  • Leicester Mag

    Forget a puff piece aimed at advertising the odds how about focusing on the news that the takeover looks like collapsing. Well there’s a surprise, fans and media played like a banjo all over again.

  • TheNutJob

    wonder what odds Betvictor are giving on the Toon today
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  • Wor Lass

    So you`ve decided that Freddy can`t play?

    • Damon Horner

      Woodman? he’s listed.

      • Wor Lass

        Doh! And that`s another thing – what sort of order do you call that? It`s not alphabetical, it`s not by position, it`s not by age, …..

        • Damon Horner

          True! Probably why 5 defenders make the top 11 because some might be losing track! I can definitely say 5 defenders vs Brighton would cause outrage!

  • Mrkgw

    Why Darlow for heavens sake? He has had his chances and blown them. Give Woodman a game!

    • mentalman

      So has elliott

  • mentalman

    Funny to think a lot of fans blasted the club for buying lascelles

    • Damon Horner

      Funny to think most articles at the end of last season had a criticism of him despite not being a concern!

  • MadMag83

    Darlow, Lascelles, Clark, Yedlin, Dummett, Merino, Saviet, Atsu, Ritchie, Perez, Gayle.

    Same defence as last season, Atsu is in form, Saviet looks like he has a bit about him. Gayle instead of Drosselu, and Perez I