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The referee gives a free kick against Danny Simpson for handball. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Gylfi Sigurdsson, save by Tim Krul.
Jonas Gutierrez fouled by Gylfi Sigurdsson, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Tim Krul.
Foul by Danny Simpson on Scott Sinclair, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Joe Allen.
The ball is sent over by Neil Taylor.
Inswinging corner taken by Gylfi Sigurdsson, Ashley Williams produces a headed effort from deep inside the six-yard box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.
Ashley Williams challenges Dan Gosling unfairly and gives away a free kick. Ryan Taylor takes the direct free kick.
Scott Sinclair takes a shot. Save made by Tim Krul.
Shane Ferguson concedes a free kick for a foul on Leon Britton. Gylfi Sigurdsson delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from right wing, Mike Williamson manages to make a clearance.
A cross is delivered by Papiss Cisse.
Wayne Routledge challenges Jonas Gutierrez unfairly and gives away a free kick. Tim Krul takes the direct free kick.
Dan Gosling is brought on as a substitute for Yohan Cabaye.
Gylfi Sigurdsson produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the target.
A cross is delivered by Wayne Routledge, James Perch makes a clearance.
Scott Sinclair takes a shot. Tim Krul makes a save.
A goal is scored by Papiss Cisse from deep inside the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Swansea 0-2 Newcastle.Assist on the goal came from Yohan Cabaye.
Gylfi Sigurdsson takes a inswinging corner.
Scott Sinclair takes a shot. Blocked by Ryan Taylor.
(Swansea) makes a substitution, with Danny Graham coming on for Luke Moore. Scott Sinclair is brought on as a substitute for Nathan Dyer.
Papiss Cisse produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the area and misses to the left of the goal.
Luke Moore has shot on goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Ashley Williams on Papiss Cisse. Booking for Ashley Williams for unsporting behaviour. (Newcastle) makes a substitution, with Shane Ferguson coming on for Demba Ba. Free kick crossed by Ryan Taylor.
Joe Allen sends in a cross, Steven Caulker takes a shot. Save made by Tim Krul.
Corner taken by Gylfi Sigurdsson from the right by-line, Demba Ba makes a clearance.
Angel Rangel takes a shot. Jonas Gutierrez gets a block in.
The ball is sent over by Gylfi Sigurdsson.
Gylfi Sigurdsson decides to take a short corner.
Centre by Angel Rangel, Danny Simpson manages to make a clearance.
Joe Allen takes a shot. Save by Tim Krul. Corner taken by Gylfi Sigurdsson from the right by-line, save made by Tim Krul.
The ball is swung over by Angel Rangel, Ryan Taylor manages to make a clearance.
The ball is delivered by Hatem Ben Arfa.
Foul by Nathan Dyer on Ryan Taylor, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Tim Krul.
Neil Taylor delivers the ball, Danny Simpson gets a block in.
Corner taken short by Joe Allen, Gylfi Sigurdsson delivers the ball, clearance made by Papiss Cisse.
Gylfi Sigurdsson takes a shot. Yohan Cabaye gets a block in.
Jonas Gutierrez fouled by Luke Moore, the ref awards a free kick. Tim Krul takes the direct free kick.
Ryan Taylor comes on in place of Cheick Tiote.
Gylfi Sigurdsson takes a shot. Blocked by James Perch.
Davide Santon is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Angel Rangel restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Mike Williamson on Luke Moore. Mike Williamson booked for unsporting behaviour. Gylfi Sigurdsson produces a shot on goal direct from the free kick, save made by Tim Krul.
Angel Rangel delivers the ball, clearance by James Perch.
Demba Ba concedes a free kick for a foul on Ashley Williams. Neil Taylor takes the free kick.
Nathan Dyer concedes a free kick for a foul on Jonas Gutierrez. Tim Krul takes the direct free kick.
Centre by Angel Rangel.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ashley Williams by Demba Ba. Free kick taken by Ashley Williams.
Gylfi Sigurdsson takes the outswinging corner, Steven Caulker produces a header from inside the six-yard box that clears the bar.
Gylfi Sigurdsson takes a shot. Save by Tim Krul.
A cross is delivered by Nathan Dyer.
Hatem Ben Arfa takes a shot. Save by Michel Vorm.
Luke Moore challenges Mike Williamson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Tim Krul.
Joe Allen takes a shot. Blocked by Cheick Tiote.
The ball is delivered by Wayne Routledge, clearance by Mike Williamson.
Unfair challenge on Wayne Routledge by Danny Simpson results in a free kick. Neil Taylor takes the direct free kick.
Demba Ba takes a shot. Steven Caulker gets a block in.
Joe Allen takes a shot. Save made by Tim Krul.
Effort from the edge of the area by Angel Rangel goes wide of the right-hand post.
The official flags Demba Ba offside. Indirect free kick taken by Leon Britton.
Luke Moore challenges James Perch unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Tim Krul.
Centre by Angel Rangel, clearance by Mike Williamson.
Wayne Routledge delivers the ball, clearance made by Davide Santon.
Foul by Joe Allen on Cheick Tiote, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed left-footed by Hatem Ben Arfa, clearance by Angel Rangel.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Nathan Dyer by Demba Ba. Angel Rangel takes the free kick.
Papiss Cisse gets on the score sheet with a goal from just inside the area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Swansea 0-1 Newcastle.Yohan Cabaye provided the assist for the goal.
Gylfi Sigurdsson has an effort at goal from close range which goes wide of the left-hand upright.
Rodgers has options
Swansea manager Brendan Rodgers has no fresh injury concerns ahead of the Barclays Premier League clash with Newcastle at the Liberty Stadium.
Rodgers may choose to freshen up his side as they face the first of three games in eight days, with winger Nathan Dyer and defender Steven Caulker in contention to return to the starting line-up.
Midfielder Kemy Agustien has already been ruled out for the rest of the season after undergoing ankle surgery.
Dyer is desperate to be back in manager Brendan Rodgers' starting XI after his three-match ban for the red card he received in the win at Wigan.
And the former Southampton wide man admits it was difficult to have to sit on the sidelines as Swansea picked up wins over Manchester City and Fulham, before losing to Everton, in his absence.
"I have to work as hard as I can to try and get back in the team and hopefully I have done enough," he said.
"It has been tough watching the games and not being involved but we have been doing well, we had two wins out of those three games and I have been proud of the boys and how they've been playing and it has been really good.
"Newcastle are challenging for Europe so it is a tough game, but we are set and ready to go. We are disappointed after the defeat to Spurs the other day but we are looking forward to it and hopefully we can get the three points back."
Newcastle manager Alan Pardew is unlikely to make many changes following his side's 2-0 win over Liverpool last Sunday.
Defender James Tavernier could be in contention after he was recalled from npower League One side MK Dons in a bid to bolster the defence in the absence of Fabricio Coloccini (hamstring) and Steven Taylor (Achilles).
United approach the game on a three-game winning run while Swansea have lost their last two league games against Tottenham and Everton.
Pardew believes his side's recent results will help to level the playing field in what he expects to be a tough trip.
"We've managed to beat teams who are on their game and that's very important," he said.
"We've had a couple of upsets here and there in a positive way and upsets in a negative way, but what we have been is consistent.
"It's a very competitive league. We've been competitive every game.
"You play teams in tides really. Sometimes the tide is in and sometimes the tide is out.
"Swansea have lost a couple and their tide is out a little bit and we're very much in and that will even that fixture up as Swansea away is a very difficult game."
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