Blackpool v Newcastle: Team News
Written by Newcastle Utd
Newcastle United FC
Alan Pardew has named an experienced starting line-up for Newcastle's pre-season friendly at Blackpool on Sunday
By Anthony Marshall - Newcastle United Managing Editor
Alan Pardew has named an experienced starting line-up for Newcastle United's pre-season friendly at Blackpool on Sunday afternoon (3pm kick-off).
Five senior internationals are in from the off at Bloomfield Road, in a side which has Premier League experience running all the way through.
Blackpool include recent signings Steven Davies and Michael Chopra up top - the latter of who started his career at St. James' Park.
Blackpool (4-4-2): Matt Gilks; Kirk Broadfoot, Gary MacKenzie, Craig Cathcart, Bob Harris; Bobby Grant, Barry Ferguson (c), Angel Martinez, Thomas Ince; Michael Chopra, Steven Davies
Substitutes: Mark Halstead, Massire Kante, Neil Bishop, Chris Basham, Isaiah Osbourne. Nathan Eccleston, Daylon Claasen, Tom Barkhuizen, Anderson Banvo, Jake Caprice
Referee: Andre Marriner (West Midlands)