Graeme Jones will take charge of Newcastle United at St James's Park for the first time when they face Chelsea on Saturday (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Revealed! Is this how the Newcastle United starting XI will look when they host Premier League leaders Chelsea?

Is this the team Graeme Jones will select against the European champions?

Thursday, 28th October 2021, 11:31 am

Newcastle United face Chelsea on Saturday with the visitors fresh off the back of a 7-0 win over Norwich City last weekend - a victory which leaves The Blues top of the tree in the Premier League.

They then backed-up this result by defeating Southampton in the Carabao Cup on Tuesday evening.

Newcastle, on the other hand, are still yet to win a game all season and head into Saturday’s clash under the stewardship of Graeme Jones and still without a permanent manager in place.

Whilst last weekend’s draw with Crystal Palace was a hard-working and gritty performance, the result did very little to suppress worries that this campaign may end in relegation.

Where better, then, to kick-start their season with a positive result against one of Europe’s most dominant sides?

Here, we predict how Newcastle United will line-up at St James’s Park on Saturday:

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