The Magpies are hoping for three valuable points in their battle for the safety of the Premier League.

Newcastle enter the game with only four games of the season left, nine points ahead of Fulham, and a win against Leicester City would keep them safe good as secure.

Steve Bruce is hoping for a significantly better performance tonight than his team last weekend against Arsenal – the two-zero defeat was disappointing for everyone involved.

Leicester City – with ex-Magpie Ayoze Perez – aims to qualify for the Champions League and will see this game as a must for the last three games.

Brendan Rodgers has confirmed that both Jonny Evans and Ricardo Pereira will be fit and ready to play tonight.