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PremierLeague-News.Com - Breaking Sport Transfer News ! Liverpool striker Darwin Nunez is ruled out for their clash against Newcastle United later this month. The Uruguayan was sent off in the 57th-minute of the Reds’ 1-1 draw with Crystal Palace. On his first start at Anfield, a moment of madness saw Nunez headbutt Palace defender Joachim Andersen with the scoreline at 0-1. Moments later, 10-man Liverpool had equalised through Columbian sensation Luiz Diaz. Newcastle had been linked with the 23-year-old before his £85million move to Liverpool.
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. READ MORE: Premier League boss reacts to Newcastle investing 'a lot of money' in player with 'high level' It is no secret that the Magpies are looking to strengthen their frontline but cannot compete with the Premier League superpowers just yet. Nunez bagged on his Premier League debut to help Jurgen Klopp’s men rescue a point against Fulham. However, he can not add to his tally until September 3 - the Merseyside derby - as he will serve a three-match suspension. This rules him out of the clash against Newcastle on August 31, as well as games against Manchester United and Bournemouth. READ NEXT Match verdict as Nick Pope justifies big Eddie Howe decision Pope shines and Joelinton strong: Newcastle player ratings Callum Wilson talks about life at Newcastle's under-construction training ground Brendan Rodgers drops fresh hint to Newcastle United on James Maddison Newcastle transfers state of play as Howe has already commented on Benfica star
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