Is this the Newcastle United starting XI to face Tottenham Hotspur? (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

Will this be the first Newcastle United starting XI since takeover to face Tottenham Hotspur?

Newcastle United kick-off a new era under their new owners when they host Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday.

Friday, 15th October 2021, 12:11 pm

A sold-out St James’s Park will welcome its new custodians the Public Investment Fund of Saudi Arabia, PCP Partners and the Reuben brothers, with hope and ambition back on the agenda.

A great spectacle is expected on Tyneside, however it is Steve Bruce and the players’ job to ensure they clinch a much-needed first victory of the campaign to ease relegation fears.

Which players will be called upon to face Spurs? Here’s our predicted starting XI:

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