Spanish striker Xisco starts tonight against his former team Deportivo La Coruna.
As he has done the last couple of times out, Xisco will play on the left-hand side of midfield, and former Deportivo player Fabricio Coloccini captains the Newcastle side on his return to the Riazor.
James Perch starts at center-back, and Wayne Routledge and Joey Barton are both back in the side after missing Saturday’s game against PSV Eindhoven through injury.
And Argentine Wolrd Cup player Jonas Gutierrez is named as one of the subs.
Deportivo: To follow.
Subs: To follow.
Newcastle United: Steve Harper, Ryan Taylor, Jose Enrique, James Perch, Fabricio Coloccini, Wayne Routledge, Danny Guthrie, Joey Barton, Xisco, Andy Carroll, Leon Best.
Subs: Tim Krul,Mike Williamson, James Tavernier, Shane Ferguson, Kevin Nolan, Alan Smith, Jonas Gutiérrez, Peter Lovenkrands, Nile Ranger.