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Krul confident over fitness

Newcastle goalkeeper Tim Krul is confident he will be fit to start the new Premier League season.

Last Updated: 13/07/13 at 13:13 Post Comment

Tim Krul: Confident of being fit for the new season

Tim Krul: Confident of being fit for the new season

Krul is currently recovering from a dislocated shoulder that he picked up in April which forced him to miss the final few weeks of last season.

The Dutchman, who has been linked with a possible move to Arsenal, is hopeful he be will ready to feature in a few pre-season games to prove his fitness ahead of their opening Premier League game against Manchester City on August 19.

"I will be fit for the first game of the season [against Manchester City]," said Krul.

"I'll try to get a couple of friendly games to get myself fully up to speed - and I'm right on schedule."

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