He scored in Sunday’s 2-0 win and (according to the Shields Gazzette) "will be assessed on his return to Tyneside next week, having returned to Argentina during the international break".
Coloccini wears his heart on his sleeve, and there was obviously a problem when he was substituted by Mike Williamson late in the game.
Alan Pardew: “I think Steven (Taylor) should be back for QPR, I think Riviere will be back, and I’m hoping Colo comes through.
"It doesn't seem serious. I certainly hope not."