New date for Villa visit
Newcastle United’s Premier League game against Aston Villa next month has a new date.
The Magpies had been due to welcome Dean Smith’s men to St. James’ Park on Saturday, 13th March for what would have been a 3pm kick-off.
But that game has now been brought forward to Friday, 12th March, with kick-off set for 8pm after the latest announcement regarding changes to the top flight fixture schedule.
And it has also been confirmed that the clash with Villa will be broadcast live on BT Sport.
Any further alterations to the Magpies’ schedule in the coming months will be confirmed in due course.