Confirmed: Newcastle v West Ham lineups

Newcastle United

Newcastle United will face West Ham United at St. James’ Park in the Premier League this afternoon…

Newcastle United will be looking to return to winning ways in the Premier League this afternoon when they take West Ham United at home.

The Magpies will head into the game at St. James’ Park on the back of a 3-3 draw with Manchester United at home.

Steve McClaren’s side are second from bottom in the Premier League table at the moment with 18 points from 21 matches.

Newcastle are a point behind 17th-placed Swansea and are in danger of getting relegated to the Championship at the end of the season.

Meanwhile, West Ham currently find themselves fifth in the Premier League table with 35 points from 21 matches.

The Hammers are just a point behind Tottenham Hotspur, who are currently fourth in the standings and occupy the final Champions League spot.

The London outfit have won their last three league matches and are unbeaten in their last eight

Newcastle have drawn a league-high five matches at home this season.

Newcastle lineup

Starting:

  • Robert Elliot
  • Fabricio Coloccini
  • Paul Dummett
  • Daryl Janmaat
  • Chancel Mbemba
  • Jack Colback
  • Jonjo Shelvey
  • Moussa Sissoko
  • Georginio Wijnaldum
  • Ayoze Pérez
  • Aleksandar Mitrovic

Substitutes: Karl Darlow, Jamaal Lascelles, Rolando Aarons, Yoan Gouffran, Henri Saivet, Emmanuel Rivière, Ivan Toney.

West Ham lineup

Starting:

  • Adrián
  • James Collins
  • Aaron Cresswell
  • Angelo Ogbonna
  • James Tomkins
  • Michail Antonio
  • Cheikhou Kouyaté
  • Mark Noble
  • Pedro Obiang
  • Dimitri Payet
  • Enner Valencia

Substitutes: Darren Randolph, Carl Jenkinson, Winston Reid, Josh Cullen, Victor Moses, Alexandre Song, Nikica Jelavic.

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