The Magpies goalkeeper insists that the club have the quality in their squad to be a top 10 team.
Aston Villa are currently nine points adrift of safety in the Premier League table.
The Italian has been in great form, scoring four in his last three appearances.
Stylian Petrov made over 300 appearances for Celtic during his playing days.
The ex-Hammers star says club captain Mark Noble epitomises the club.
Newcastle United and Sunderland will face each other in the Premier League on Sunday.
The former Fulham coach has admitted he would have loved the Ibrox gig.
The Irishman has never been one to mince his words.
The 17-year-old will play for England under-18s this month.
Alex Iwobi admitted it was a "dream" to play against one of the best teams in the world after thinking he would be shipped out at the start of the season.
Newcastle United reportedly had a £4.8 million bid rejected for AC Milan forward M'Baye Niang before confirming the signing of Aleksandar Mitrovic.
The Tottenham star was looking forward to a difficult match against a side in the middle of their season.
Derby County loanee Raul Albentosa earned rave reviews on his debut for Malaga, leading to some fans demanding the club pay the £713k buy-out clause already.