Huge boost for Eddie Howe as Newcastle midfielder spotted back in training

Joelinton, Newcastle United. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)
Joelinton, Newcastle United. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images) /

Newcastle midfielder Joelinton was spotted back in training as Newcastle United will be taking on Manchester City in the Carabao Cup third round tie.

After a sensational win against Sheffield United on Sunday, the Magpies will be riding on a high as they host perhaps the most successful team in the recent years of the Carabao Cup, Manchester City in their third round tie. Newcastle will be hoping for a positive result in this game. However, there were concerns about the midfield of Newcastle United with Joelintn out reportedly. Yes, there are some serious injury issues at Newcastle and Eddie Howe has to address them because, in the coming weeks, there will be some crucial games for the Magpies to come. And, the Tyneside will not look to drop their guard after reviving from the horrible start they had this season. With a thumping win against the Blades and a hope for Joelinton to play against the Citizens, looks like Eddie Howe’s team is ready for the big challenge on Wednesday.

Newcastle midfielder Joelinton spotted back in training

Newcastle midfielder Joelinton reportedly was suffering from a knee injury and he was expected to miss the game against Manchester City on Wednesday. However, the training pictures came out and in one of them; the Brazilian midfielder was seen in the training ground. However, it is worth noting that despite the boost for Eddie Howe’s team, it is unlikely that Joelinton will start the game or play any part in that match against the Citizens.

Eddie Howe will be looking to have his midfielder back fit and running against Burnley this weekend. It will be a very important game for the Magpies because they want to continue their winning momentum and surge ahead in their quest to cement their place in the top 4 race.

Do you think Joelinton will play for Newcastle in the game against Burnley this weekend?