Yohan Cabaye reckons Newcastle's next three games will show how far they have progressed with trips to Manchester City and Manchester United followed by a home game against Chelsea. "We got off to a good start with the draw against Arsenal and winning the derby away against Sunderland," the France midfielder told The Journal.

"The fact we've conceded very few goals has really boosted our confidence. We have 25 points and we're still unbeaten, and that's great to have that heading into the international break.

"But when we come back, we're playing City at their place, United at their place, then we've got Chelsea at home; after that we'll really know how good we are."

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