Rob Elliot – injuring his knee last night
This is the statement Newcastle have just issued on Rob Elliot’s injury.
“Newcastle United goalkeeper Rob Elliot suffered a serious knee injury during Ireland’s friendly against Slovakia on Tuesday night.“
“The 29-year-old was stretchered off after 16 minutes of the 2-2 draw in Dublin.“
“Elliot will be assessed by the Club’s medical team on Wednesday, and a further update will be provided on nufc.co.uk in due course.“