Newcastle vs. Wolves live score, updates, highlights & lineups from Premier League clash
A crunch weekend of Premier League action kicks off with a key Friday night clash as Newcastle United host Wolverhampton Wanderers on Tyneside.
Eddie Howe’s Magpies are not fully out of danger in the relegation battle, with a seven-point advantage on the bottom three, though having played a game more than Burnley.
The hosts will be confident of two more wins securing their top-flight status this season, but they have lost three consecutive Premier League games.
Wolves are amongst a clutch of teams pushing for a European qualification place during the season run-in, with Bruno Lage’s side able to move up to 6th with a victory tonight.
Sporting News is following the match live and providing live score updates and commentary below.
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Newcastle vs. Wolves live score
Newcastle vs. Wolves live updates
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Newcastle vs. Wolves predicted lineups
Howe is boosted by the return of Miguel Almiron after he missed last weekend’s 5-0 defeat at Tottenham after testing positive for Covid-19, but Joe Willock is only expected to be fit enough for the bench.
Newcastle United projected starting lineup (4-3-3): Dubravka (GK) — Targett, Burn, Lascelles, Schar — Joelinton, Shelvey, Guimaraes — Saint-Maximin, Wood, Almiron
Newcastle United subs (9): Darlow (GK, Dummett, Manquillo, Krafth, Ritchie, Fraser, Murphy, Longstaff, Gayle
Wolves have two key absentees for the trip to St. James’ Park with Portuguese star Ruben Neves sidelined for a month with a knee problem and Raul Jimenez serving the final game of a two-match ban.
Wolves projected starting lineup (3-4-3): Sa (GK) — Kilman, Coady, Boly — Castro, Moutinho, Dendoncker, Semedo — Podence, Silva, Trincao
Wolves subs (9): Ruddy (GK), Nouri, Gomes, Marcal, Saiss, Cundle, Neto, Chiquinho, Hwang
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How to watch Newcastle vs. Wolves
- Date: April 8, 2022
- Time: 8pm BST/3pm ET
- UK TV Channel: Sky Sports Premier League
- UK streaming: Sky Go/NOW TV
- USA TV channel: NBC
- USA streaming: FuboTV
- Canada streaming: DAZN
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Canada: All Premier League games can be streamed live in Canada via DAZN.