Newcastle United news: Mitrovic on his future, Lascelles on Leeds

Rafa Benitez is preparing his table-topping Newcastle United side for Sunday's visit to Elland Road.

Rafa Benitez
Rafa Benitez

Newcastle striker Aleksandar Mitrovic hopes to keep his place after impressing in the club's last three games.

Mitrovic - who scored for Serbia against Wales during the international break - has been speaking about his future in the wake of speculation linking him with Napoli.

Finally, there was some bad news for United manager Benitez ahead of the game.