Jonas Gutierrez and Emmanuel Riviere recalled to Newcastle’s starting XI

STRUGGLED ... Emmanuel Riviere.
STRUGGLED ... Emmanuel Riviere.

JONAS Gutierrez and Emmanuel Riviere will start for Newcastle United against Swansea City this afternoon.

Gutierrez was left out of John Carver’s matchday squad last weekend after a training-ground bust-up with head coach John Carver.

But the 31-year-old starts at St James’s Park along with striker Emmanuel Riviere (3pm kick-off).

Relegation-threatened Newcastle are looking to end a run of six successive Premier League defeats.

Fit-again forward Siem de Jong is among the substitutes.

NEWCASTLE UNITED: Krul, Janmaat, Coloccini, Williamson, Anita, R Taylor, Gutierrez, Colback, Cabella, Riviere, Perez. Subs: Woodman, Abeid, Gouffran, Obertan, Ameobi, de Jong, Armstrong.

SWANSEA CITY: Fabianski, Rangel, Fernandez, Williams, Amat, Cork, Shelvey, Sigurdsson, Dyer, Montero, Oliviera. Subs: Tremmel, Bartley, Britton, Ki, Fulton, Grimes, Emnes.