Predicted Newcastle United and Burnley line-ups

Match to be played on Thursday 1st January 2015 at 15:00. Venue: St. James' Park, Newcastle.

Newcastle United will be looking to build on their win against Everton when they take on Burnley at St. James’ Park on New Year’s Day.

The Magpies will head into the Premier League clash on the back of a 3-2 victory over the Toffees at home on Sunday.

That win saw Newcastle move up to 10th in the league table with 26 points from 19 matches, seven points behind fifth-placed Arsenal.

Burnley will also go into the game with confidence, having come from two goals down to hold defending English champions Manchester City to a 2-2 draw at the Etihad Stadium.

The draw means that the Clarets are currently second from bottom in the Premier League table with 16 points.

Predicted line-ups:

Newcastle United: Alnwick; Janmaat, Williamson, Coloccini, Dummett; Tiote, Colback; Sissoko, Perez, Gouffran; Cisse

Burnley: Heaton; Trippier, Keane, Shackell, Mee; Boyd, Marney, Jones, Arfield; Ings, Barnes

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