Newcastle v Tottenham: Duo Return
Written by Newcastle Utd
Newcastle United FC
Yoan Gouffran and Papiss Cisse return from injury as Newcastle entertain Tottenham in the Premier League
By Anthony Marshall - Newcastle United Managing Editor
At St. James' Park
The attacking pair have been sidelined by respective groin and back complaints, but are straight into the Magpies' starting line-up at St. James' Park.
Newcastle will line up in a 4-4-2 formation, with goalkeeper Tim Krul in between the sticks having passed a late fitness on an ankle injury.
Up top, Cisse will partner January signing Luuk de Jong, who starts a match at St. James' Park for the first time.
Tottenham Hotspur (4-3-3): Hugo Lloris; Kyle Walker, Younes Kaboul, Jan Vertonghen (c), Kyle Naughton; Nabil Bentaleb, Paulinho, Etienne Capoue; Aaron Lennon; Emmanuel Adebayor, Mousa Dembele
Substitutes: Brad Friedel, Michael Dawson, Nacer Chadli, Christian Eriksen, Andros Townsend, Harry Kane, Roberto Soldado
Referee: Neil Swarbrick (Lancashire)