Match Preview: Nottingham Forest v Newcastle United
16 October 2009 07:01
Morgan Chambers Cohen Gunter
Anderson McKenna Majewski McGoldrick
Guthrie Smith Nolan Gutierrez
Enrique Coloccini S Taylor Simpson
Newcastle subs (from): Lovenkrands, Khizanishvili, R Taylor, Geremi, Donaldson, Kadar, Krul, Butt, Lua-Lua, Ranger.
Forest subs (from): Moussi, McCleary, Smith, Adebola, Wilson, McGugan, Garner, Bennett.
NEWCASTLE: Manager Chris Hughton has concerns over defensive duo Steven Taylor (hamstring) and Fabricio Coloccini (groin) - although both will be given time to prove their fitness. Hughton has been boosted after Marlon Harewood and Jose Enrique were passed fit to face Billy Davies’ men after recent knocks.
Injuries: Ameobi (foot), Barton (heel)
Last five league games: DDWWL
Leading league scorer: Nolan 6
Next game: Scunthorpe (a) 20/10/09
NOTTINGHAM: They are without striker Robert Earnshaw, who faces four weeks out with a calf injury. Defenders Julian Bennett and James Perch (shin) are again missing, although the latter has re