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Team Line-Ups - Newcastle v Arsenal (A)

By Tyne-Talk
March 12 2012

Papiss Cisse is dropped to the bench this evening as Hatem Ben Arfa is named in the starting eleven. Ben Arfa joins Demba Ba as our attacking duo for the evening.  Haris Vuckic who was recalled from Cardiff earlier today makes the bench, as does Shola Ameobi who has recovered from an illness in time for the game. Oxlade-Chamberlain starts for Arsenal, but Yossi Benayoun and Aaron Ramsey mark their return from injury/illness by starting on the bench.


Wojciech Szczesny, Bacary Sagna, Laurent Koscielny, Thomas Vermaelen, Kieran Gibbs, Alex Song, Mikel Arteta, Tomas Rosicky, Theo Walcott, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Robin Persie.


Lukas Fabianski, Johan Djourou, Andre Santos, Aaron Ramsey, Yossi Benayoun, Gervinho, Marouane Chamakh.

Newcastle Utd

Tim Krul, Danny Simpson, Mike Williamson, Fabricio Coloccini, Davide Santon, Gabriel Obertan, Yohan Cabaye, Cheik Tiote, Jonas Gutierrez, Hatem Ben Arfa, Demba Ba


Rob Elliot, James Perch, Danny Guthrie, Dan Gosling, Haris Vuckic, Shola Ameobi, Papiss Cisse



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Team Line-Ups - Newcastle v Arsenal (A)
TyneTalk (IP Logged)
12/03/2012 19:34
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Re: Team Line-Ups - Newcastle v Arsenal (A)
12/03/2012 19:59
Like the look of the line up but think I would go for Guthrie instead of Obertan

Re: Team Line-Ups - Newcastle v Arsenal (A)
tunyc (IP Logged)
13/03/2012 20:35
I just would have switched them: HBA in the middle and Obertan on the right. But Guthrie in Cabaye's spot and Cabaye pushed forward would have been an interesting option.

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