NEWCASTLE’s 4-1 defeat against Manchester United last weekend was the Toon’s third loss on the spin in the league.
Benitez’s team took the lead at Old Trafford but after multiple missed opportunities, the Red Devils eventually went on to steamroll the northerners.
The Hornets have been the fifth best team on the road this season, picking up 10 points from six away from Vicarage Road.
What time is kick-off?
THIS match takes place on Saturday, November 25 at St James Park.
Kick-off is at 3pm.
Which channel can I watch it on?
THIS game isn’t available to watch live in the UK.
But SunSport will be running a comprehensive LIVE blog from all Saturday’s 3pm’s, with reaction and analysis at the final whistle.
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What is the team news?
Rafa Benitez has ruled out Christian Atsu (groin) and centre-back Jamaal Lascelles (foot), who will remain on the sidelines again for this one.
Spanish midfielder Mikel Merino returns to training but will remain out with his back injury.
Marco Silva has a few players on the injury list including centre-back Craig Cathcart, Isaac Success and Nathaniel Chalobah.