Fabricio Coloccini fit to face Man United, Sylvain Marveaux on bench

Fabricio Coloccini and Jack Colback will line up against Manchester United at St James's Park tonight.

Tuesday, 12th January 2016, 5:50 pm
Updated Tuesday, 12th January 2016, 6:04 pm
Fabricio Coloccini

Coloccini, Newcastle United's captain, suffered a knock in the weekend's FA Cup defeat to Watford, while Colback missed the tie with a hamstring problem.

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Colback replaces the injured Kevin Mbabu in the starting XI in one change from the team which lined up at Vicarage Road.

Forgotten midfielder Sylvain Marveaux is among the substitutes.

NEWCASTLE UNITED: Elliot; Janmaat, Mbemba, Coloccini, Dummett; Sissoko, Tiote, Colback, Wijnaldum; Mitrovic, Perez. Subs: Darlow, Sterry, Lascelles, Gouffran, Marveaux, de Jong, Toney.