Newcastle's Premier League match against Aston Villa has been rescheduled for Saturday 23rd January.
The match was originally set for 4th December, but it was postponed following a Coronavirus outbreak that hit the Newcastle camp.
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The game will now take place on Saturday, 23 January with kick-off at 8pm. It will also be broadcast live on Sky Sports.
This comes even as more Premier League matches are postponed due to the virus.
Aston Villa, which was recently hit has seen most of its matches pushed forward, with the tie against Everton becoming the latest.
In a statement on Thursday, the Premier League said;
"Aston Villa's home match against Everton, scheduled to be played on Sunday 17 January at 12:00 GMT, has been postponed by the Premier League Board,"
"Following the rescheduling of Villa's fixture against Tottenham Hotspur, which was due to be played last night, a significant number of players and staff remain in isolation,"
"As a result, the Premier League Board has agreed to Aston Villa's request to postpone their match on Sunday,"