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Newcastle United news: Where the ‘magic’ happens at St James’s Park

Jack Colback
Jack Colback

Steve McClaren will give an update on Newcastle United’s injury crisis this afternoon.

The club’s head coach will address the media ahead of Sunday’s televised home game against Norwich City.

Paul Simpson and Steve McClaren

Paul Simpson and Steve McClaren

Newcastle’s injured list has been running into double figures.

But McClaren – whose side are propping up the Premier League with eight games played – hopes to have several players, including Jack Colback, back in time to face Norwich.

And Paul Simpson, McClaren’s assistant, has been speaking ahead of the game.

Simpson has revealed where the “magic” happens at United – and it’s not on the pitch.

Meanwhile, Newcastle and Holland midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum has lifted the lid on his Euro 2016 heartache.

And a new survey has revealed that Premier League fans in South Tyneside enjoy among the cheapest football in the top flight.