Confirmed Newcastle team v Aston Villa – Clark, Dummett and Fernandez all start with Schar on bench
The Newcastle team v Aston Villa has just been confirmed.
Newcastle kicking off their thirteenth Premier League match of the season on Monday night at 8pm.
Steve Bruce hoping to win three games in a row for the first time with Newcastle.
Ahead of the match, the Newcastle United head coach said that as well as the suspended Sean Longstaff, two other players definitely missed due to injury.
Long-term injured Jamaal Lascelles and Matt Ritchie.
The confirmed Newcastle team v Aston Villa:
Dubravka, Yedlin, Fernandez, Clark, Dummett, Willems, Almiron, Hayden, Shelvey, Saint-Maximin, Joelinton
Dummett for the injured Lascelles the only change.
Ciaran Clark was said to have a hamstring problem but thankfully that has turned out not to be serious.
Darlow, Schar, Carroll, Gayle, Krafth, Atsu, Matty Longstaff
Schar returning to the bench but no Lejeune yet.
Compare this team to the one favoured by Newcastle fans HERE.
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