Steve Bruce gives positive Newcastle squad update ahead of Man United

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Steve Bruce gives positive Newcastle squad update ahead of Man United

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Newcastle vs Manchester United

Newcastle are set to host Manchester United in Sunday’s late Premier League kick-off.

The Magpies head into the tie in pretty poor type having gained just as soon as in the league this season.

Newcastle start the weekend down in 19th place with simply 5 points however they might move as excessive as 13th with a win over the Pink Devils.

Steve Bruce’s aspect also needs to be feeling quite optimistic previous to Sunday’s recreation.

Firstly as a result of their solely win this season got here towards Tottenham, displaying Newcastle can maintain their own towards greater golf equipment.

Secondly, because of Man United’s terrible away document.

After they drew with AZ Alkmaar on Thursday, Man United have now did not win away from residence in 10 video games across all competitions.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND – APRIL 21: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, Manager of Manchester United seems to be on through the Premier League match between Everton FC and Manchester United at Goodison Park on April 21, 2019 in Liverpool, United Kingdom. (Photograph by Jan Kruger/Getty Photographs)

Newcastle squad replace

Previous to the Manchester United conflict, Steve Bruce held his pre-match press conference on Friday morning.

In the course of the press convention, Bruce gave updates on a number of of his players and for probably the most part, they have been constructive.

Bruce confirmed Dwight Gayle has educated all week and a choice will probably be made on him within the next couple of days:

“Dwight Gayle has educated all week – I’ll make a decision on him within the subsequent couple of days… He’s been a long time out, however he’s out on the training floor.”

Then, in accordance with Newcastle’s official Twitter, Bruce confirmed that Allan Saint-Maximin is match for the sport on Sunday, while Florian Lejeune has educated this week as he continues to work in the direction of his return.

Bruce would also state that everybody is close to enough fit, an enormous constructive for Newcastle:

“Principally, everyone is close to sufficient match.”

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