Celestine Babayaro
By Gary Oliver

GRAEME Souness will still be missing a host of key players when Newcastle United travel to West Ham United on Saturday.

The Magpies must continue to do without Celestine Babayaro, Stephen Carr, Kieron Dyer, Emre, Charles N'Zogbia and Steven Taylor for the trip to Upton Park.

Meanwhile, there is a call-up for Reserves skipper Kris Gate.

The United boss has named the following 18-man squad: Shola Ameobi, Jean Alain Boumsong, Lee Bowyer, Titus Bramble, Martin Brittain, Michael Chopra, Lee Clark, Robbie Elliott, Amady Faye, Kris Gate, Shay Given, Steve Harper, Albert Luque, Michael Owen, Scott Parker, Peter Ramage, Alan Shearer, Nolberto Solano.

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