Newcastle United midfielder gives mixed update on possible return to fitness


There are hopes the Magpies star will return this weekend.

The Brazil worldwide has not featured within the Magpies final three Premier League fixtures after struggling a thigh harm throughout final month’s Carabao Cup win at Tranmere Rovers.

Regardless of claiming attracts in opposition to Crystal Palace and Wolverhampton Wanderers and placing in a formidable show within the defeat at Liverpool, Bruno’s absence has been felt by the United midfield and there are hopes he’ll return on the London Stadium this weekend.

The Magpies star revealed he was ‘doing his best’ to return to health to face the Hammers however admitted he couldn’t give a definitive reply.

He advised NUFCTV: “I’ve been working hard for this.

“It’s my goal, but I don’t know if I will be ready.  I know I need to answer this question for many fans today.

“I am doing my best to be ready as much as possible.”

Guimaraes was speaking at an unique signing session ran at the side of Magpies equipment producers Castore.

Sitting alongside team-mates Joelinton, Javier Manquillo and Miguel Almiron, the Brazilian midfielder was readily available to fulfill and greet United supporters of all ages and he gave an perception into his emotions in the direction of the membership’s supporters.

“We know how much the fans follow the team, the fans are always behind us.

“It’s nice to meet some fans today.  I think it will be great for them, so I hope to make the kids happy, it’s the most important.”

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