Confirmed: Newcastle v Aston Villa lineups

Newcastle United and Aston Villa will face each other at St. James’ Park in the Premier League this evening…

Newcastle United will be looking to pick up all three points in the Premier League this evening when they take on Aston Villa at home.

The Magpies will head into the game at St. James’ Park on the back of a 2-1 victory over Tottenham Hotspur away from home at White Hart Lane in North London.

The win against Spurs followed a 2-0 victory over Liverpool at St. James’ Park in the league.

Steve McClaren’s side are 15th in the Premier League table at the moment and will be confident of winning today.

Villa look doomed and are favourites to become the first side to get relegated to the Championship at the end of the season.

Remi Garde’s side are at the foot of the league table at the moment with just six points from 16 matches.

This is how Newcastle and Villa will line up for the Premier League game at. St. James’ Park this evening:

Newcastle lineup


  • Robert Elliot
  • Fabricio Coloccini
  • Paul Dummett
  • Daryl Janmaat
  • Chancel Mbemba
  • Vurnon Anita
  • Jack Colback
  • Siem de Jong
  • Moussa Sissoko
  • Georginio Wijnaldum
  • Papiss Demba Cissé

Substitutes: Karl Darlow, Kevin Mbabu, Yoan Gouffran, Florian Thauvin, Cheick Tioté, Ayoze Pérez, Aleksandar Mitrovic.

Aston Villa lineup


  • Brad Guzan
  • Leandro Bacuna
  • Alan Hutton
  • Joleon Lescott
  • Jores Okore
  • Idrissa Gueye
  • Scott Sinclair
  • Carlos Sánchez
  • Jordan Veretout
  • Ashley Westwood
  • Jordan Ayew

Substitutes: Mark Bunn, Ciaran Clark, Kieran Richardson, Carles Gil, Jack Grealish, Rudy Gestede, Adama Traoré.

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