Steve Bruce reveals fresh Jonjo Shelvey injury blow

Jonjo Shelvey is out of Newcastle United's visit to the King Power Stadium.

Friday, 27th September 2019, 9:30 am
Jonjo Shelvey.

Shelvey – who has been hampered by a longstanding thigh injury – struggled against Brighton and Hove Albion last weekend.

Sign up to our daily newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

And the midfielder will miss Sunday’s game against Leicester City with a hamstring problem.

Head coach Steve Bruce said: “Shevey’s out with a hamstring. He picked it up in the game last week.

“He’s been hampered by a thigh injury. It’s still not 100% right.”