PSG vs Newcastle United Preview: Team News, Lineups, and Predictions


 Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Newcastle United are gearing up for an exhilarating Champions League encounter on November 28, 2023, at the iconic Parc des Princes stadium. The match holds immense significance for both teams as they strive to secure a spot in the knockout stages of the competition.  

 Both PSG and Newcastle find themselves locked in an intense battle to advance from Group F, which also features AC Milan and Borussia Dortmund. With just two points separating the teams, a victory in this fixture could prove crucial in their bid to progress to the last 16 of the Champions League.


PSG, currently sitting in second place with six points, suffered a setback in their previous group stage match, falling to a 2-1 defeat against Milan. Despite their recent struggles in Europe, PSG remains a formidable force, backed by a strong domestic form. They have won seven of their last eight matches, scoring at least three goals in each victory.

 On the other hand, Newcastle United, positioned just two points behind PSG, are determined to capitalize on their impressive 4-1 win over the French giants earlier this season. Despite inconsistent performances in the Premier League, Newcastle has shown resilience and character, particularly in their recent triumph against title-chasing Arsenal.



PSG's Champions League form has been mixed, with two wins, one loss, and one victory in the group stage so far. In all competitions, they have recorded three wins, one loss, and two draws in their last six matches.

 Newcastle United's Champions League campaign has seen them register one win, one draw, and two defeats. In their overall competitive fixtures, they have secured two wins, two losses, and one draw in their previous five outings.

Team News:

PSG has suffered a series of injury blows, with several key players currently sidelined. Marco Asensio, Nuno Mendes, Presnel Kimpembe, Danilo Pereira, and Marquinhos are among the notable absentees. However, their attack remains potent, led by the trio of Ousmane Dembele, Goncalo Ramos, and the prolific Kylian Mbappe.

 Newcastle United also has a lengthy injury list, with the likes of Sven Botman, Dan Burn, Harvey Barnes, Joe Willock, and Callum Wilson unavailable for selection. Alexander Isak will spearhead their attack, supported by Anthony Gordon and Miguel Almiron.


Predicted Lineups:



Donnarumma; Hakimi, Skriniar, Hernandez, Mukiele; Ruiz, Ugarte, Vitinha; Dembele, Ramos, Mbappe


Newcastle United:

Pope; Trippier, Lascelles, Schar, Hall; Longstaff, Guimaraes, Joelinton; Almiron, Isak, Gordon




In what promises to be an enthralling contest, both teams will be eager to secure a crucial victory. PSG, driven by their formidable attacking prowess, will be determined to avenge their previous defeat against Newcastle. The Magpies, however, will rely on their resilience and counter-attacking threat to upset their illustrious opponents.