Confirmed: Newcastle v West Brom lineups

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Newcastle United will face West Bromwich Albion 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 on West Bromwich Albion at home.

The Magpies will face West Brom at St. James’ Park in the league in around an hour’s time.

Steve McClaren’s side will head into the game against the Baggies on the back of a 3-0 defeat to Everton away from home at Goodison Park in the league.

Newcastle are third from bottom in the Premier League table at the moment with 21 points from 24 matches.

The Magpies are two points behind 17th-placed Norwich City and are in real danger of going down to the Championship at the end of the season.

Meanwhile, West Brom currently find themselves 14th in the Premier League table with 29 points from 24 games.

Tony Pulis’s side will head into the match against Newcastle on the back of a 1-1 draw with relegation-threatened Swansea City at The Hawthorns in the league.

Newcastle lineup

Starting:

  • Robert Elliot
  • Fabricio Coloccini
  • Daryl Janmaat
  • Steven Taylor
  • Rolando Aarons
  • Jonjo Shelvey
  • Moussa Sissoko
  • Cheick Tioté
  • Andros Townsend
  • Georginio Wijnaldum
  • Aleksandar Mitrovic

Substitutes: Karl Darlow, Henri Saivet, Ayoze Pérez, Daniel Barlaser, Seydou Doumbia.

West Brom lineup

Starting:

  • Ben Foster
  • James Chester
  • Craig Dawson
  • Jonas Olsson
  • Gareth McAuley
  • Darren Fletcher
  • Craig Gardner
  • James McClean
  • Sandro
  • Claudio Yacob
  • Victor Anichebe

Substitutes: Boaz Myhill, Sébastien Pocognoli, Alex Pritchard, Stéphane Sessegnon, Saido Berahino, Rickie Lambert, Salomón Rondón.

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