Callum Wilson made a return to the beginning eleven on Saturday.
The Newcastle United striker sarcastically again within the facet in opposition to the membership in opposition to who he performed in opposition to earlier than an absence of over 5 weeks by way of harm. The quantity 9 returning off the bench in opposition to Luton and getting off the bench after having been dominated out for the reason that 3-1 defeat to Nottingham Forest on Boxing Day.
Callum Wilson did a great job main the road on Saturday, battling for every little thing, although possibilities didn’t fall his approach, with Schar and Bruno doing the enterprise as a substitute on that entrance.
Nevertheless, proper on the finish of the match on the Metropolis Floor, Callum Wilson tussling with a defender for the ball and it regarded like he ought to have had a foul given and a free-kick for Newcastle, Anthony Taylor thought in any other case. United noticed out the win however concern on the finish once we noticed Callum Wilson holding his arm proper arm and clearly in ache as he walked off the pitch
Instantly after the sport, Eddie Howe was requested about his striker:
“I don’t suppose it’s his shoulder, his shoulder is ok, which is nice information. I feel it’s probably an issue with one in all his muscular tissues in his arm, so we wait and see.”
Now on Tuesday, now we have had an replace by way of the media.
Craig Hope of The Mail says that his info is – 13 February 2024:
‘Callum Wilson has suffered a pectoral harm and Newcastle are sweating on his health forward of Saturday’s sport at residence to Bournemouth.
Mail Sport now understands Wilson has a problem together with his pec, the chest muscle that connects to the bones of the higher arm and shoulder.
Newcastle are hopeful they may be capable of handle the ache and permit the 31-year-old to play in opposition to his former membership this weekend. Nevertheless, solely on the finish of the week will a choice be made.’
It’s a actual combine presently, in the case of the harm / returning to motion scenario.
Anthony Gordon a large reduction when not solely making the squad however beginning on Saturday, after his ankle situation that compelled him off in opposition to Luton.
In opposition to Luton we additionally noticed each Harvey Barnes and Callum Wilson return after lengthy absences, particularly for the winger. He seems to have come by way of effectively in his two sub appearances and could possibly be in line to start out on Saturday in opposition to Bournemouth. While this new fear over Wilson however hopefully proving not severe, even when he finally ends up lacking Bournemouth.
Alexander Isak seemingly could possibly be again any time however no ensures, guessing a lot will depend upon how he feels forward of a match together with his groin situation that has plagued him.
Eddie Howe has mentioned that he hopes Joe Willock could possibly be again enjoying earlier than the top of the month as he’s set to return to full group coaching, though he additionally warned that no person would understand how Willock is by way of match prepared, till his Achilles tendon is correctly put to the take a look at. Elliot Anderson is one other who could possibly be again within the very close to future, with constructive noises from the Head Coach on him as effectively.
While good to see Jamaal Lascelles returning to the bench on Saturday, though then Eddie Howe revealed that Jacob Murphy had felt a ‘tight calf’ on Saturday within the heat up, which meant he couldn’t have introduced him on as a sub.
All eyes on 2pm this Saturday, once we as soon as once more get to see precisely who’s and isn’t out there for the newest Newcastle United match.