Mitro Returns - Team News

Last updated : 29 September 2017 By Footy Mad - Editor

Aleksandar Mitrovic is back after suspension for Newcastle's Premier League clash with Liverpool, leaving only two defenders absent.

Image result for Newcastle Utd Aleksandar MitrovicThe Serbia international has missed the last three matches after being found guilty - on video evidence - of violent conduct during the 3-0 victory over West Ham.

Florian Lejeune returns to contention after shaking off an ankle injury, but Magpies boss Rafael Benitez otherwise has no fresh injury concerns with only fellow defenders Paul Dummett (hamstring) and Massadio Haidara (knee) missing.

Provisional squad: Elliot, Darlow, Woodman, Yedlin, Manquillo, Mbemba, Gamez, Lascelles, Clark, Lejeune, Hayden, Merino, Shelvey, Saivet, Ritchie, Atsu, Murphy, Aarons, Diame, Perez, Gayle, Joselu, Mitrovic.