Newcastle put up sold out signs at St James's Park '“ again!

Newcastle United have sold out St James's Park for tomorrow's game against Blackburn Rovers.

Friday, 25th November 2016, 4:38 pm
Updated Tuesday, 29th November 2016, 9:41 am
Newcastle fans

The club has an average home attendance in the Championship of 50,617.

And the gate at 52,405-capacity St James's Park against Blackburn – who have been given 1,600 tickets – is set to exceed that figure.

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Newcastle revealed on Twitter today that they had sold out the fixture against Owen Coyle's third-bottom side.

United tweeted: "Tomorrow's game against @Rovers is now sold out. Thanks for your magnificent support!"

Only five Premier League clubs – Manchester United, Arsenal, West ham United, Manchester City and Liverpool – have had higher average crowds than relegated Newcastle this season.