Newcastle’s Haidara needs further scan

Newcastle United's Massadio Haidara is set to undergo another scan next week following the controversial tackle from Wigan striker Callum McManaman.

Newcastle United's Massadio Haidara is set to undergo another scan next week following the controversial tackle from Wigan striker Callum McManaman.

Newcastle managing director Derek Llambias told Sky Sports News outside the club's training ground: "He (Haidara) is at home recovering.

"He was here earlier so hopefully we will have some news next week.

"He has had one scan and he is going to have another scan next week."

Questioned further about the extent of Haidara's injury, Llambias said: "It is too soon to say."

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