Speaking after gaining a point at Wolves, he said: "I've been going 40 years and never really seen a situation like what has unfolded in the last couple of weeks. In the Leicester game we lost four players in 12 minutes. I thought today it was going to be a repeat."
But how many injuries do the Magpies pick up compared to their top-tier rivals like Brighton, Arsenal and Liverpool? Scroll down and click through the pages to find out which clubs has the busiest treatment rooms over the festive period. Note: Stats courtesy of premierinjuries.com