Newcastle United BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 25: Newcastle manager Steve Bruce looks on during the Premier League match between Aston Villa and Newcastle United at Villa Park on November 25, 2019 in Birmingham, United Kingdom. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images) The FOUR Newcastle United changes Steve Bruce MUST consider against Manchester City
After an abject loss at Aston Villa, it’s back to the drawing board for Newcastle United and manager Steve Bruce.
By Liam Kennedy 29th Nov 2019, 6:45am
It sounds like the Magpies boss is considering changes this week ahead of the visit of last season’s Premier League champions
Manchester City. But what changes could he make?
Here our NUFC writer
Liam Kennedy picks his Newcastle starting XI for the weekend – and it’s fair to say there’s a few surprises in his selections. Read More... 5. Jetro Willems - Left wing-back
A winger more than a defender, Willems has been excellent for United in recent times. Hard to see even influential Matt Ritchie walking back in, when eventually fit.
Photo: Catherine Ivill
6. Dwight Gayle - Striker
Let's all just be honest here - Joelinton up top is just not working. We all know Gayle up top didn't really work either but it's worth a shot. Andy Carroll would be the choice for me but he does not look all that fit.
Photo: Stu Forster