Rafa Benitez has named his Newcastle team v Porto.

Newcastle United having beaten St Patrick’s Athletic 2-0 in the opening  kickabout, goals from Sean Longstaff and Christian Atsu (penalty).

Then then they moved on to Hull City, Joselu opening the scoring but Ayoze Perez needing to score late for Newcastle to grab a 2-2 draw.

Tonight’s game is then followed by another game in Portugal against Braga on Wednesday night, before the sole Newcastle home friendly next Saturday afternoon against Bundesliga club Augsburg.

Rafa naming the following eleven to start tonight (kick-off 8pm):

Dubravka, Yedlin, Clark, Lascelles, Dummett, Ritchie, Shelvey, Diame, Murphy, Perez, Joselu


Darlow, Elliot, Manquillo, Sterry, Schar, Yarney, Hayden, Ki, Longstaff, Atsu, Fernandez, Roberts, Armstrong, Gayle

Joe Dixon