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Newcastle United news: McClaren's goalie update, Toney loan latest

Rob Elliot
Rob Elliot

Steve McClaren will today give an update on Newcastle United's goalkeeper crisis ahead of tomorrow's game against Bournemouth.

Head coach McClaren and his staff are assessing Rob Elliot, who aggravated a thigh injury in last weekend's goalless draw against Stoke City.

Teenager goalkeepers Freddie Woodman and Brendan Pearson will travel to the south coast for the game.

Follow our live blog from this afternoon's Press conference here.

McClaren and assistant coach Paul Simpson are wary of Bournemouth, who they faced last season while at Derby County.

And Cherries midfielder Dan Gosling has opened up about his injury-hit four-year spell at Newcastle.

We also have the latest betting news ahead of the televised game.

Meanwhile, United's teenage striker Ivan Toney has spoken about the prospect of a loan spell away from St James's Park.