Kenedy scored a brace at St James' Park as Newcastle United picked up a priceless 3-0 Premier League win over Southampton.
Rafael Benitez has told Newcastle to approach each of their remaining nine games as cup finals as they try to avoid the drop.
Mauricio Pellegrino has come out in defence of his tactics at Southampton amid claims his style of play is too negative.
Islam Slimani might not be fit to play in Newcastle's Premier League relegation tussle with Huddersfield in three weeks.
It's fifth from bottom against fourth from bottom at St James' Park on Saturday afternoon, as Newcastle welcome Southampton.
Both Newcastle and Southampton are in trouble of getting dragged deeper into the Premier League relegation scrap unless they can turn their form around fast.
Southampton are again set to be without skipper Steven Davis, Maya Yoshida and Charlie Austin for Saturday's trip to Newcastle.
Southampton boss Mauricio Pellegrino insists performances don't matter at this stage as long as they get results.
Jack Stephens insists Southampton are under no illusions regarding just how tough their battle against the drop will be.
Newcastle midfielder Mo Diame is confident his side will avoid the drop this season ahead of the visit of Southampton.
Southampton could look to offload Manolo Gabbiadini during the summer with Bologna emerging as one of the interested clubs.
Newcastle winger Christian Atsu has urged his team-mates to focus on Southampton rather than dwell on the defeat to Liverpool.
Jurgen Klopp believes Mohamed Salah can win player of the year, but is more concerned with what Liverpool can win this season.
Liverpool moved back up to second in the Premier League after a 2-0 win over Newcastle in Saturday's late game.
Captain Jordan Henderson is fit for Liverpool's clash against Newcastle at Anfield but Nathaniel Clyne remains sidelined.
Liverpool will look to continue their recent strong form in Saturday's late game against Newcastle at Anfield.
Newcastle midfielder Jonjo Shelvey has been ruled out of Saturday's trip to face his former club Liverpool.
Newcastle United midfielder Mikel Merino insists he is ready to return to the starting XI ahead of Saturday's clash with Liverpool.
Newcastle striker Dwight Gayle insists his side must move on from their draw with Bournemouth as they prepare to take on Liverpool.
Newcastle United have confirmed Jonjo Shelvey will undergo another scan this week to determine the extent of his knee injury.
Rafael Benitez says Newcastle's lack of Premier League experience is a problem as they look to avoid the drop this season.