Newcastle United & Crystal Palace meet on Match-day 6
Newcastle at home against Palace – Saturday – 3:00pm GMT – St James’ Park.
As it stands, Palace will go to St James’ Park in thirteenth place, Newcastle are currently in twelfth.
With the Premier League season well into its stride, Newcastle United have managed to gain six points
With a win in their previous game, (2-1) against Liverpool, Newcastle will likely be in a positive frame of mind.
Also, with three draws in four games, Newcastle need to develop a strategy for getting over the line in games. With six points, they currently sit twelfth in the League. The breakdown for the team’s record is 1 wins, 1 losses and 3 draws having won one game, drawn three meetings, and lost one game.
Newcastle have won one game and drawn one game of their two League matches at home this season.
A victory for Newcastle United would put them on 9 points.
Newcastle are likely to be missing seven of their key players when they start Saturday’s game, due to injury and illness.
Crystal Palace have five points to their name, going into this tie
Following a 1-1 draw against Brentford, Palace will be hoping for more.
Also, Palace have developed a habit of drawing football matches this season, which is reflected by their position in the table. With a thirteenth position in the league and 1 wins, 2 losses and 2 draws, they currently have five points in the League having won one game, drawn two games, and lost two fixtures.
Playing away from home, Palace have drawn one game and lost one game.
Crystal Palace will have 8 points so far this season, should they secure a win.
It is likely that four key players will miss Saturday’s fixture, which is something of a concern for Patrick Vieira and his Palace team.
Newcastle United v Crystal Palace – Head-to-Head.
Regarding their historical duels Newcastle and Palace have faced each other 25 times in the past, with the balance of wins sitting in Newcastle’s favour (14 – 5). Further, Newcastle are unbeaten in their last eight of the previous 10 meetings with Palace. In their most recent meeting of this fixture was April 2022, when The Magpies walked away as 1-0 winners.