Newcastle United hit by DOUBLE injury blow

Steve Bruce has lost two more Newcastle United players to injury.

Friday, 24th January 2020, 11:00 am
Updated Friday, 24th January 2020, 11:00 am
Steve Bruce. (Pic: Martin Swinney)

Florian Lejeune – who scored two injury-time goals in Tuesday night’s 2-2 draw against Everton – has suffered a groin injury.

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And Emil Krafth is out for six weeks with ankle ligament damage suffered at Goodison Park.

Head coach Bruce said: “Flo picked up a groin injury. I think he hurt his groin doing the bicycle kick.

“Emil’s done his ankle ligaments. We’ve lost another two from the other night.”