PHOTOS: Newcastle United duo Tim Krul and Jonas Gutierrez in action v Celtic

Tim Krul

Below are the best pictures from Newcastle United’s friendly game against Celtic this afternoon..

Newcastle United duo Tim Krul and Jonas Gutierrez were in action today in a behind-closed-doors friendly against Celtic’s Development Squad at the club’s training ground.

Netherlands international goalkeeper Krul has been out of competitive action since late November when he suffered a ligament damage during training.

However, the 26-year-old looks like he could feature in the Premier League game against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in the Premier League on Saturday.

Another Newcastle who played against Celtic’s youngsters was midfielder Gutierrez, who has now fully recovered from testicular cancer and is edging towards return a first-team return.

Below are the best pictures from the match:

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