Tottenham vs Newcastle LIVE: Line-ups confirmed, updates as Spurs look for home win

Tottenham vs Newcastle LIVE updates

  • Kick-off at 4.30pm

  • Tottenham look for win after draw with Manchester City last time out

  • Newcastle yet to register a point in the Premier League after their first two matches

  • Teams announced at 3.30pm

What Newcastle boss Steve Bruce has said

3.25pm: Newcastle boss Steve Bruce is under no illusions as to how tough it is going to be to beat Tottenham this afternoon.

He said: “They [Tottenham] are a very, very good side.

“We’re under no illusions as to how difficult it will be, but hopefully it’s just the right type of game for us.

“We know we’ll have to play well to get anything at all – far better than we did last week.”

Welcome

3.15pm: Welcome to our live coverage of Tottenham against Newcastle on a glorious sunny day in August.

Mauricio Pochettino will want a better performance from his side despite picking up a point last time out against Manchester City.

Dele Alli could return to the starting line-up this afternoon with Giovani Lo Celso also waiting for his first start.

As for Newcastle they are yet to win a match and sit 19th ahead of Watford who have lost their opening three games.

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