Newcastle v Southampton: Team News
Written by Newcastle Utd
Alan Pardew has made two changes to the side which faced Tottenham ahead of home clash with Southampton
By Dan King - Newcastle United Club Reporter
Yoan Gouffran is able to keep his place after recovering from the injury which saw him stretchered off at White Hart Lane while young goalkeeper Jak Alnwick is named on the bench for only the second time in the league.
Mathieu Debuchy and Davide Santon both missed the midweek Europa League win at Metalist Kharkiv but return at St. James' Park for the 1.30pm kick-off while Steven Taylor also slots back in to partner captain Fabricio Coloccini.
Southampton (4-3-2-1): Artur Boruc; Nathaniel Clyne, Maya Yoshida, Jos Hooiveld, Luke Shaw; Morgan Schneiderlin, Jack Cork, Steven Davis; Jay Rodriguez, Rickie Lambert, Adam Lallana (c)
Subs not used: Kelvin Davies, Jose Fonte, Gaston Ramirez, Danny Fox, James Ward-Prowse, Emmanuel Mayuka, Jason Puncheon
Referee: Chris Foy