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Hughton expects Magpies revival

Norwich City manager Chris Hughton says he expects Newcastle United to start climbing the Premier League table once their injured players return to action.

The Magpies have been without a host of key stars in recent months and have slipped to 15th in their absence, but many of them could be back playing over the coming weeks.

Hughton's side welcome Newcastle to Carrow Road this Saturday. Speaking ahead of the match, he said: "We know it's not one of the better periods for Newcastle, but we know what quality that they have in the squad. We know they're capable of winning any game."

He added: "Most people expect that once they get their bigger players and some of the injuries back that they'll start climbing up the league."

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