Desperation’s the name of the game for the hosts, as Newcastle United hopes to earn some drop zone breathing room when West Bromwich Albion visits St. James Park on Saturday (Watch live at 10 a.m. ET on NBCSN and online via Live Extra).
John Carver is hoping the injection of Remy Cabella into his attack can help end Newcastle’s eight-match losing streak.
West Brom has both Saido Berahino and Brown Ideye on the bench.
Newcastle United: Krul, Anita, Coloccini, Dummett, Gutierrez, Sissoko, R Taylor, Colback, Perez, Riviere, Cabella. Subs: Woodman, Satka, Abeid, Ameobi, Aarons, Gouffran, Cisse
West Bromwich Albion: Myhill, Dawson, McAuley, Olsson, Lescott, Gardner, Fletcher, Mulumbu, Yacob, Brunt, Anichebe. Subs: Rose, Wisdom, Baird, Morrison, McManaman, Ideye, Berahino