Confirmed Newcastle team v Burnley – Carroll, Schar, Atsu and Longstaff all start
The Newcastle team v Burnley has just been confirmed.
Newcastle kicking off their seventeenth Premier League match of the season on Saturday at 3pm.
NUFC looking to build on four wins and a draw from last six games.
Ahead of the match, the Newcastle United head coach said that as well as Jamaal Lascelles and Matt Ritchie missing through injury.
Ciaran Clark, Allan Saint-maximin and Ki Sung-yeung are now also ruled out.
With Jonjo Shelvey and Miguel Almiron also fitness doubts.
The confirmed Newcastle team v Burnley:
Dubravka, Manquillo, Fernandez, Schar, Dummett, Willems, Sean Longstaff, Hayden, Atsu, Carroll, Joelinton
Four changes in total:
IN: Schar, Atsu, Sean Longstaff and Carroll
OUT: Clark, Saint-Maximin, Shelvey and Almiron
Elliot, Gayle, Muto, Krafth, Lejeune, Yedlin, M Longstaff
Two interesting changes on the bench as well.
Florian Lejeune returns after eight months.
Whilst Rob Elliot is on bench duty instead of the usual Karl darlow.
Compare this team to the one favoured by Newcastle fans HERE.
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