Newcastle United v PSG injury news with 11 out and 2 doubts for Champions League clash
Newcastle United are back in Champions League action on Wednesday night as excitement builds for their first home game of their 2023-24 European campaign.
The Magpies started their Champions League adventure with a 0-0 draw at AC Milan and are now putting the final touches on their preparations for the visit of Paris Saint-Germain.
Looking ahead to the game, Magpies boss Eddie Howe said: “I can’t wait to experience the home atmosphere and what our fans create. I think it will be a really memorable night and hopefully our performance will make it that way, too.
“The fans will bring their positivity, noise, enthusiasm and love for the game. It’s up to us to use that powerfully and positively on the pitch. You can use too much emotion on the pitch, but I think we’ve been getting that balance right at home.”
Ahead of the game we have rounded up the latest injury and unavailability news from both camps.
Piers Morgan, the broadcaster, may have finally blown apart the long-running Royal “racism row” when he named on his Talk TV show two members of the Royal family a new book claims were the individuals so disgracefully implicated by the Duchess of Sussex. You may recall that Morgan was sacked by ITV when he said, after the Sussexes’ interview with Oprah, that he didn’t believe a word Meghan had said. Like millions of us, he has had enough of this manipulative, malevolent nonsense, apparently calc
Buckingham Palace is considering whether it should take action after the King and Princess of Wales were named in the Dutch version of a new book as senior royals who questioned what skin colour Prince Archie would have. The writer said an investigation had been launched into how the names were included in the translated version of Endgame, which Dutch publisher, Xander Uitgevers, said had been pulled from shelves in the Netherlands due to an "error".
“It’s a historic day here in the jungle – nobody has walked out for 24 hours!” Gallows humour from Ant and Dec this week as they introduced an episode of the increasingly beleaguered I’m a Celebrity… Get Me out of Here!
Henry Nicholls/ReutersThe British royal family is reportedly taking legal advice after Piers Morgan named the two so-called “royal racists” on his Talk TV show in Britain on Wednesday night. Buckingham Palace is “considering all options,” including taking legal action, the Mirror reported after Morgan said the names of the two senior royals that had featured in the Dutch version of Endgame, Omid Scobie’s new book. The names appeared in a section about who had discussed the skin color of Meghan M
A former Labour councillor has won a landslide victory for the Green Party in a north London byelection. Lorna Russell defected to the Greens in 2021 and was elected to Camden council - the local authority in Sir Keir Starmer's Holborn and St Pancras constituency - with 1,513 votes. The Highgate ward seat has been held by Sian Berry since 2014.
Jane Barlow/Pool via ReutersThe royal family is “united in outrage,” the Mirror reported, after King Charles and Kate Middleton were identified as the alleged “royal racists” who had raised “concerns” over the then-unborn Prince Archie’s skin color. The Mirror said “well placed sources” said the royal family was “banded together in their utter condemnation” of any suggestion that any royal family member would use racist language. A source told the Mirror there was “an unequivocal denial that any