Alan Pardew believes struggling strikers Emmanuel Riviere and Siem de Jong need "just one break" in front of goal to kick-start Newcastle's season.
Former Sunderland defender John Egan's own-goal gifted misfiring Newcastle their first victory of the new season in a routine 1-0 win at Gillingham.
Barnsley boss Danny Wilson was unhappy with side's first-half performance despite their 4-1 win over Gillingham.
Conor Hourihane scored the pick of the goals as Barnsley stretched their unbeaten run to three games with a 4-1 win over Gillingham.
Team news for Saturday's League One clash between Barnsley and Gillingham at Oakwell Stadium.
AFC Wimbledon have extended the loan spell of Gillingham defender Adam Barrett until the new year.
Gillingham boss Peter Taylor believes goalkeeper Stephen Bywater can recover from a horrid error that handed Swindon a draw.
A late own goal from on-loan keeper Stephen Bywater saw Swindon earn a deserved point in a 2-2 draw against Gillingham.