Newcastle could have a problem at left-back after Massadio Haidara picked up a knee injury during Saturdays’ home defeat to Watford.
Newcastle United were able to edge Sacramento Republic 0-1 though left back Massadio Haidara was given a straight red card for a harsh challenge.
Newcastle have been dealt a further defensive blow after it was confirmed Massadio Haidara will miss the remainder of the campaign after undergoing knee surgery in Lyon.
Massadio Haidara has already been ruled out by John Carver for Newcastle United's match against Arsenal this weekend as the manager is desperate to field a full squad.
Massadio Haidara has been ruled out of contention for Newcastle United when they travel to face Everton on Sunday.
Massadio Haidara suffered a setback in training and is highly unlikely to feature for Newcastle United tomorrow evening when they host Manchester United.
Massadio Haidara has been solid contributor for Newcastle United as Alan Pardew has managed to do well with a stretched defensive unit.
Making his second straight start, defender Massadio Haidara salvaged a decent fantasy score despite Newcastle United being otherwise manhandled by Southampton in a 4-0 loss.
Defender Massadio Haidara could only manage a half of football today on his return from a severe injury.
Fullback Massadio Haidara will make his long-awaited return from injury when Newcastle's U-21 side take on Fulham.
A hamstring injury has ruled Massadio Haidara out of France U-21 duty, but hopes to be fit for Newcastle United's pre-season training. "I am relying on being back on the first day of pre-season, ready to go again."