Easier schedule may see Cherries begin to blossom
Eddie Howe's side won 2-1 at Stoke on their last road trip and will feel that they have just as a good a chance of taking three points against the Magpies.
Newcastle started the season well but mid-table looks to be the height of their ambitions. They lacked quality in a 1-0 loss at Burnley on Monday and might suffer a second defeat in six days.
1pt 16-5 general
Mikel Merino (back) has joined Paul Dummett (hamstring) on the sidelines.
Junior Stanislas (groin) and Benik Afobe (thigh) are out but Callum Wilson could make his first start in more than a year after recovering from a serious knee injury.
Newcastle have won only one of their last five games.
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