Newcastle United head coach Eddie Howe to make three harsh changes v Brentford – predicted XI gallery
Newcastle United head coach Eddie Howe to make three harsh changes v Brentford – predicted line-up
Newcastle are hoping to welcome Allan Saint-Maximin back from a hamstring injury this weekend. The Frenchman has missed the last four league games but returned to training last Friday.
Alexander Isak (thigh) remains out though Jonjo Shelvey (hamstring) is nearing a return.
Joelinton is also back in contention to start having trained through the week.
The Magpies will be hoping to build on last weekend’s 4-1 win at Fulham and pick up their first win at St James’s Park since the opening day of the season.
Here is our predicted line-up for Howe’s side...