Newcastle United v Arsenal : Team News
Newcastle United make four chances from the side that drew against Hull City a week ago, with Kevin Nolan, Ryan Taylor, Damien Duff, and Peter Lovenkrands coming into the starting line-up.
Habib Beye is back on the bench, where he will take seat with skipper Michael Owen.
United target Andrey Arshavin starts for The Gunners, with Manuel Almunia regaining his place in the Arsenal goal.
Newcastle United: Steve Harper, Steven Taylor, Jose Enrique, Sebastien Bassong, Fabricio Coloccini, Nicky Butt (c), Kevin Nolan, Damien Duff, Ryan Taylor, Peter Lovenkrands, Oba Martins
Subs: Tim Krul, Habib Beye, Alan Smith, Jonas Gutierrez, Shola Ameobi, Michael Owen, Geremi
Arsenal: Manuel Almunia, Abou Diaby, Bacary Sagna, Kolo Toure (c), Samir Nasri, William Gallas, Robin Van Persie, Denilson, Gael Clichy, Andrey Arshavin, Nicklas Bendtner
Subs: Carlos Vela, Alexandre Song, Johan Djourou, Lukasz Fabianski, Emmanuel Eboue, Eduardo, Kieran Gibbs