Team News: Alan Pardew names strong Newcastle United lineup

Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew before kick-off in the Europa League tie against Metalist Kharkiv on February 14, 2013
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Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew makes few changes for the second leg of their Europa League last-16 encounter with Anzhi Makhachkala at St James' Park.

Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew has made few changes for the second leg of their Europa League last-16 encounter with Anzhi Makhachkala at St James' Park.

The two teams start the match 0-0 on aggregate following their goalless draw in Russia last week.

Massadio Haidara replaces Mathieu Debuchy in defence, while Vurnon Anita and Sylvain Marveaux are also given starting places.

Jonas Gutierrez is named among the substitutes with Gabriel Obertan and Shola Ameobi.

Newcastle: Elliot; Santon, S Taylor, Yanga-Mbiwa, Haidara; Anita, Tiote, Cabaye; Marveaux, Cisse, Sissoko
Subs: Harper, Perch, Bigirimana, Obertan, Gutierrez, Campbell, Shola Ameobi

Anzhi: Gabulov; Eschenko, Ewerton, Joao Carlos, Zhirkov; Jucilei, Ahmedov, Diarra; Boussoufa, Eto'o, Carcela-Gonzalez
Subs: Pomazan, Agalarov, Tagirbekov, Shatov, Logashov, Traore, Smolov

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