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Confirmed Newcastle team v Blackburn – Woodman, Joselu, Longstaff, Lejeune, Sterry all start

2 years ago

The Newcastle United team v Blackburn has just been confirmed.

Rafa Benitez looking for only a third home win of the season.

Mohamed Diame, Federico Fernandez and Karl Darlow all out through injury, whilst Muto and Ki are both away at the Asian Cup.


Out go Dubravka, Yedlin, Lascelles, Dummett, Diame, Atsu, Perez, Rondon

In come Woodman, Sterry, Lejeune, Manquillo, Murphy, Longstaff, Kenedy, Joselu

This is who Rafa Benitez starts with:

Woodman, Sterry, Schar, Lejeune, Manquillo, Murphy, Longstaff, Hayden, Kenedy, Ritchie, Joselu

The subs:

Harker, Yedlin, Clark, Shelvey, Atsu, Perez, Rondon

Compare with the predicted team here.


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