Toon Squad For Saturday
Celestine Babayaro is set for a return for United's game with Wigan at St James’ Park on Saturday. The Nigerian international has been sidelined since he limped off with a thigh injury in the FA Cup defeat at his former club Chelsea on March 22.
Newcastle United squad: Given, Carr, Babayaro, Elliott, Ramage, Moore, Bramble, Solano, Emre, Bowyer, N’Zogbia, Shearer, Ameobi, Harper, Boumsong, Clark, Faye, Chopra, Luque.
NEWCASTLE v WIGAN HISTORY
2005/2006 Wed 30 Nov Wigan Ath. 1 - 0 Newcastle Utd. League Cup
Sat 15 Oct Wigan Ath. 1 - 0 Newcastle Utd. Premiership
1953/1954 Wed 13 Jan Wigan Ath. 2 - 3 Newcastle Utd. F.A. Cup
Sat 09 Jan Newcastle Utd. 2 - 2 Wigan Ath. F.A. Cup