Newcastle Euro hopes hit by Coloccini injury blow

Newcastle United’s European hopes have been hit with an injury blow suffered by skipper Fabricio Coloccini. Coloccini could be out for up to a month after suffering a hamstring tear.

Newcastle United’s European hopes have been hit with an injury blow suffered by skipper Fabricio Coloccini.

Coloccini could be out for up to a month after suffering a hamstring tear.

It will force Newcastle manager Alan Pardew to make changes to his back four and former Nottingham Forest defender James Perch is expected to return to central defence alongside under-fire Mike Williamson.

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