Newcastle: Dubravka, Krafth, Schar, Burn, Targett, Shelvey (c), Guimaraes, Willock, Almiron, Joelinton, Saint-Maiximin
Subs: Darlow, Dummett, Lascelles, Ritchie, Manquillo, Wood, Murphy, Gayle, Longstaff
Liverpool: Alisson, Gomez, Matip, van Dijk, Robertson, Henderson (c), Milner, Keita, Mane, Diaz, Jota
Subs: Kelleher, Fabinho, Konate, Thiago, Salah, Jones, Tsimikas, Alexander-Arnold, Elliott
Three adjustments for Newcastle from their win in opposition to Norwich, with Jonjo Shelvey, Miguel Almiron and Fabian Schar – the recipient of a brand new two-year contract extension – coming into the beginning line-up.
Five for Liverpool from their midweek crew, with James Milner, Naby Keita, Joe Gomez, Joel Matip and Diogo Jota, making his fiftieth appearence for the Reds.
Thiago, Trent Alexander-Arnold and Football Writers’ Footballer of the Year Mohamed Salah on the bench? Liverpool’s cup really runneth over.