Newcastle United midfielder Mehdi Abeid feels he's ready for a full Premier League debut.

Abeid insists he is ready for the challenge.

He said: "Yes, sure, I am ready. I feel good. My fitness is good, I really feel very, very good and if the coach needs me, I will be here for the team.

"Every player wants to play in the Premier League and it's my wish too, to play for the first team.

"Now I am waiting and when the gaffer gives me the chance, I will answer him and I will be here for the team."