Newcastle has a chance to move to 5th position ahead of Chelsea if they are able to get a point from the match. Chelsea currently tops them on the league table with goal difference and will be playing on Saturday against Wigan Athletic.
Newcastle has won their last three league games and will be going into this game with that winning spirit.
Swansea manger Brendan Rodgers has no fresh injury concerns ahead of the Barclays Premier League clash with Newcastle at the Liberty stadium on Friday.
The first leg between the two clubs which was played on December 17, 2011 ended goalless. Swansea is hoping to end their recent poor performance after losing to Tottenham 3-1, and to Everton 0-2 in their last two premier league games.