Newcastle v Man City: Five Changes
Written by Newcastle Utd
Newcastle United FC
Alan Pardew has made five changes to his starting line-up as United entertain Manchester City in the the Capital One Cup
By Anthony Marshall - Newcastle United Managing Editor
At St. James' Park
Alan Pardew has made five changes to his Newcastle United starting line-up as they entertain Manchester City in the fourth round of the Capital One Cup.
French full-back Massadio Haidara makes his first appearance of the 2013/14 campaign, having only just recovered from an injury which has kept him sidelined for a number of months.
Ameobi and Cisse will form the hosts' attack, and will be looking to fire the Magpies into the quarter-finals of the competition.
Manchester City (4-2-3-1): Costel Pantilimon; Micah Richards, Dedryck Boyata, Joleon Lescott, Aleksandar Kolarov; Javi Garcia, Jack Rodwell; James Milner, Stevan Jovetic, Jesus Navas; Edin Dzeko
Substitutes: Joe Hart, Pablo Zabaleta, Martin Demichelis, Fernandinho, Samir Nasri, David Silva, Alvaro Negredo
Referee: Neil Swarbrick (Lancashire)