Alan Pardew's men were thrashed 6-0 when the Reds last visited St James' Park in April, with Daniel Sturridge and Jordan Henderson both scoring twice on that occasion.
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"The last game against Liverpool was obviously not good for us. We are in better shape and a better mood now," the former Ajax midfielder told The Chronicle.
"We have to put what happened to one side but we cannot completely forget what they did to us.
"It is now our turn to do it against them. I think both teams are actually better than last season. It is going to be a good game, a tough game, and one we are looking forward to."