Match to be played on Sunday 28th December 2014 at 16:15. Venue: St. James' Park, Newcastle.
Alan Pardew’s side have lost their last four games in all competitions, conceding 12 goals and scoring just two in the process.
The Magpies will head into Sunday’s encounter placed 10th in the Premier League table with 23 points from 18 matches, nine points behind fourth-placed Southampton.
Meanwhile, visiting Everton are 12th in the standings with 21 points, just six points above the relegation zone.
Roberto Martinez’s side have suffered back-to-back defeats in the Premier League, going down 3-0 at Southampton last weekend before being beaten 1-0 by Stoke City at Goodison Park on Boxing Day.
Newcastle United: Alnwick; Janmaat, Taylor, Coloccini, Dummett; Anita; Colback, Gouffran; Sissoko; Armstrong, Perez
Everton: Howard; Coleman, Stones, Jagielka, Baines; Mirallas, McCarthy, Barry, Barkley; Lukaku, Eto’o