"It was a total surprise to me" Eddie Howe provides massive Newcastle injury news

In today's Newcastle injury news, Newcastle suffered a big blow as the Alexander Isak injury news will make fans unhappy. Eddie Howe provides a massive update for the striker.

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The latest inclusion in the Newcastle United injury list is Alexander Isak. Newcastle striker Callum Wilson was already injured. Now, against Aston Villa, Isak also limped off the field towards the end of the first half as Miguel Almiron replaced him. While reflecting on the time when Isak came off, Eddie Howe said;

"It was a total surprise to me. I didn't see any incident, he just signalled to me that he had to come off. I was very unsure what had happened, it was out of the blue."

Eddie Howe

When asked whether it was his decision to take Isak off the pitch, Eddie Howe said;

"I'd like to say it was my decision but it was Alex's decision [to come off]. He felt he had to come off. "

Eddie Howe

Newcastle: Eddie Howe provides Alexander Isak injury news

Newcastle suffered a big blow as the Alexander Isak injury news will make fans unhappy. Eddie Howe provides a massive update for the striker. Eddie Howe is hoping that the injury will not be serious. He said;

"We're hopeful it's not a serious injury, it doesn't look too bad but it's very early to say that. We need a proper diagnosis and then assess from there."

Eddie Howe

The fitness luck of the Newcastle players has been shocking this season with so many players getting injured which derailed Eddie Howe's season. Newcastle wanted to build from the success of the last season. However, in this season, in very few games, the Magpies had both Isak and Wilson available. Speaking on this, the Newcastle boos Eddie Howe said,

"Our luck has been out all season with injuries, it's just been a catalogue. As soon as we get someone kind of strength something happens and we lose that strength. Let's see when Callum is going to come back. I'm just really pleased with the whole group."

Eddie Howe

What is your opinion on this Alexander Isak injury news that Eddie Howe gave?