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Newcastle United predicted XI v Arsenal as Alexander Isak, Joe Willock & Dan Burn decisions made

Newcastle United predicted XI v Arsenal as Alexander Isak, Joe Willock & Dan Burn decisions made.

Newcastle United take on Arsenal in the Premier League this evening hoping to record their first win at the Emirates since November 2010 when Andy Carroll's header sealed a 1-0 victory.

And having not scored a goal at the North London stadium for 10 years, the odds are truly stacked against Eddie Howe's Magpies, who are unbeaten in five matches but face a Gunners side that have been free scoring of late, netting 11 goals in their previous two league fixtures.

Having drawn 2-2 against AFC Bournemouth last weekend without a recognised senior striker, Howe's side are set to bolstered by the return of club-record signing Alexander Isak after a recurring groin problem forced him to miss the last three games.

Meanwhile, former Arsenal midfielder Joe Willock is also in line for a return to the matchday squad. The 24-year-old hasn't featured since November and been restricted to just six appearances this term having suffered from a hamstring and an Achilles injury.

While Willock is unlikely to start against his former club, Howe has a decision to make in regards to Isak. There's also the small matter of who starts at left-back with supporters hoping to see Tino Livramento given an opportunity ahead of Dan Burn.

For the first time in a while, Howe has a couple of selection headache and here, NewcastleWorld predicts the Newcastle United starting XI Howe will name:

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