Chopra Injury Blow

Last updated : 11 August 2005 By Sam
The 21-year-old striker is to undergo tests on the injury today to determine the extent of the injury he sustained during the second strings 3-2 home win against Leeds.

"This is the worst injury I've had, but the timing of it makes it even harder," Chopra told Newcastle's official website.

"After having hoped of being involved with the first team, it feels like I've taken a big step back."

Newcastle boss has mini striker crisis ahead of the game against Arsenal this weekend with Alan Shearer struggling with a calf strain and Shola Ameobi suspended fro the game at Highbury.