Steve McClaren has indicated that Moussa Sissoko has "healed well" this week from the groin injury he suffered in Week 2, but cannot declare the midfielder fit quite yet.
Florian Thauvin scored and delivered three assists as Newcastle picked up a 4-1 victory over Northampton Town in the second round of the League Cup.
Tim Krul and the Newcastle United defense delivered a fantastic performance against Manchester United, keeping the Red Devils out at Old Trafford to earn a point in a 0-0 final.
Moussa Sissoko will likely miss Week 3 for Newcastle United as he recovers from a groin strain picked up in last weekend's loss to Swansea City.
As part of the deal that sees Florian Thauvin arrive at St. James' Park, Newcastle United send Remy Cabella to Ligue 1 side Marseille on a season-long loan.
Newcastle United added another significant weapon to their attack in the summer window with the acquisition of winger Florian Thauvin via transfer from Ligue 1 side Marseille.
Despite missing the preseason entirely, Fabricio Coloccini has not taken long to show why he is the club captain, sharing the current league lead in blocked shots.
Triple blow for Newcastle following Saturdays’ defeat at the Liberty after the club confirmed that both Moussa Sissoko and Siem de Jong have picked up injuries while Daryl Janmaat will serve a 1-match ban following his sending-off against Swansea.
It was a scene reminiscent of last year's treacherous campaign for Newcastle United, as a second yellow for Daryl Janmaat left the Magpies down to ten men and were overmatched by a very fluid Swansea side in a 2-0 loss.
Newcastle's defense was poor in week one, allowing Southampton two goals at home and almost giving up another late in the match.
Newcastle head coach Steve McClaren revealed the injury sustained by Vurnon Anita during the draw against Southampton may not be as bad as originally feared.
Newcastle United began their new era under Steve McClaren with a 2-2 against Southampton, as Georginio Wijnaldum scored in his debut.
Emmanuel Riviere will miss the start of the 2015/2016 as he recovers from knee surgery.
Newcastle United have acquired striker Ivan Toney from Northampton Town via transfer and have signed him to a long-term deal.
In a somewhat surprising turn of events, Fabricio Coloccini has signed a one-year extension to his contract with an option for an additional year.