Newcastle United dropped their seventh straight, losing at home to Swansea City 2-3.
Out of action since last August, Siem De Jong has been deemed ready to make the squad by John Carver as Newcastle United get set to host Swansea City tomorrow.
Newcastle United received a fitness boost amid their six game losing streak as Paul Dummett has stepped up his recovery from a knee injury and looks set to make the squad this weekend in their match with Swansea City.
Jack Colback scored but Newcastle's slump continued as Spurs beat the Magpies 3-1 at St. James' Park.
John Carver has admitted Newcastle winger Rolando Aarons has been sent for a "third opinion" following a "reaction" in training after stepping up his recovery from an ongoing hamstring injury.
Newcastle United have lost five on the trot and have very little to lean on to think they will turn it around soon, but Ryan Taylor has been a fantasy stud during the steak.
Newcastle United showed some positive signs at times in their match against Liverpool, but a lack of finish and a red card for Moussa Sissoko led to their fifth straight loss.
Newcastles' defensive problems plunged new depths with the news that Daryl Janmaat will be assessed after suffering a calf injury during Sundays’ Wear / Tyne derby warm-up.
Newcastle United continue to stumble their way to the finish line with another lackluster display against Sunderland as they were the losers of a 1-0 Tyne-Wear derby final.
John Carver stated that midfielder Mehdi Abeid is back in contention and will be in the squad for the Tyne-Wear derby on Sunday.
Rolando Aarons is closing in on a return for Newcastle United, with the young talent already stumping for a chance to participate in the Tyne-Wear derby on Sunday.
Ayoze Perez has needed to step up his scoring in the absence of Papiss Cisse but has failed to do so as Newcastle United continue to look in rough shape.
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.
Jack Colback's suspension and subsequent two quiet games has seen his fantasy price steadily decline in recent weeks to a very appealing figure.
Moussa Sissoko and Newcastle fell just short of a glorious comeback from two goals down as they fell at home to Arsenal 2-1.