Sean Longstaff and Josef Yarney handed Newcastle starts at Hull

Rafa Benitez has named his starting XI for tonight's game against Hull City.

Tuesday, 24th July 2018, 6:47 pm
Updated Tuesday, 24th July 2018, 7:12 pm
Rafa Benitez.

Newcastle United take on the Championship club at the KCOM Stadium (7.45pm kick-off).

And Benitez has handed starts to young players Sean Longstaff and Josef Yarney, while Ki Sung-yueng, signed as a free agent this summer, is on the bench.

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Isaac Hayden is also among the substitutes, having missed last week's 2-0 win over Dublin side St Patrick's Athletic.

Longstaff and Christian Atsu netted for United at Richmond Park.

NEWCASTLE UNITED: Darlow; Yedlin, Lascelles, Yarney, Roberts; Shelvey, Diame; Murphy, Longstaff, Ritchie; Joselu. Subs: Dubravka, Woodman, Sterry, Manquillo, Clark, Hayden, Ki, Aarons, Fernandez, Perez.

Rafa Benitez.