Newcastle United head coach Eddie Howe. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)Newcastle United head coach Eddie Howe. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
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Callum Wilson or Alexander Isak? Newcastle United’s predicted starting XI v Wolves - bold call by Eddie Howe

Newcastle United’s predicted starting XI to take on Wolverhampton Wanderers at St James’ Park.

Eddie Howe will be forced into at least one change to his Newcastle United starting XI against Wolves this afternoon (kick-off 4:30pm).

With Joelinton suspended for the next two matches after he picked up his 10th yellow card of the campaign last weekend, Howe will decide whether to call upon Joe Willock or Elliot Anderson, or change formation to utilise his attacking options.

But that isn’t the only selection dilemma the Magpies’ head coach is facing. Callum Wilson has scored just one goal in 14 matches, leading to calls by supporters to start club-record signing Alexander Isak instead.

Who will Howe name in his Newcastle starting XI? Here’s what we’re predicting:

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