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Perth Glory will arrive at McDonald Jones Stadium on Tuesday for the A-League meeting with home team Newcastle United Jets.
Scroll down for all of our predictions, poll and stats for the Newcastle United Jets v Perth Glory game (including the best match odds).
Newcastle United Jets
Newcastle United Jets will be hoping for a better result after the 1-2 A-League defeat last time out to Melbourne Victory.
In that match, Newcastle United Jets had 55% possession and 11 shots at goal with 4 of them on target. The only player to score for Newcastle United Jets was Apostolos Stamatelopoulos (18'). On the other side, Melbourne Victory got 12 shots on goal with 6 of them on target. Dylan Ryan (48') scored for Melbourne Victory.
It has been seldom in recent times where Newcastle United Jets haven’t conceded. It will be a concern for them that The Jets have been scored against in 6 of their previous 6 games, shipping 13 goals along the way.
Heading into this fixture, Newcastle United Jets haven’t won at home in the past 4 league matches. Fans are getting restless.
Following on from a loss in their previous game against Sydney FC in A-League competition, Perth Glory and their travelling supporters will be hoping that they can get a better result in this one.
In that match, Perth Glory had 42% possession and 9 attempts at goal with 5 on target. At the other end, Sydney FC got 24 shots at goal with 10 of them on target. Kosta Barbarouses (54') was the scorer for Sydney FC.
The stats don’t lie, and Perth Glory have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 matches, conceding 10 goals in all. In defence, Glory have not been doing too well. That sort of pattern isn’t assured to be carried forward into this game, of course.
Their past results show that Perth Glory:
- are winless against Newcastle United Jets in away games against them for the last 2 league matches.
- are without an away win for the past 5 matches in the league.
Head to head
A look at their past head to head clashes going back to 27/01/2019 tells us that Newcastle United Jets have won 1 of these games and Perth Glory 4, with the number of drawn matches being 1.
A combined sum of 19 goals were shared by the two clubs throughout the course of those matches, with 6 of them from The Jets and 13 for Glory. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 3.17.
The last league contest featuring the two was A-League match day 18 on 27/03/2021 which ended up with the score at Perth Glory 2-1 Newcastle United Jets.
On that occasion, Perth Glory had 53% possession and 6 shots at goal with 5 on target. The goalscorers were Ciaran Bramwell (17') and Darryl Lachman (24').
Newcastle United Jets got 22 attempts on goal with 5 on target. Roy O'Donovan (59') was the scorer.
The match was refereed by Daniel Elder.
Team News: Newcastle United Jets
Newcastle United Jets manager Craig Deans will be grateful not to have any fitness worries at all before this clash owing to a completely healthy squad available for selection.
Team News: Perth Glory
Owing to a fully healthy group to choose from, Perth Glory boss Richard Garcia has no fitness worries at all before this clash.
When taking all factors into account, Perth Glory will likely create enough chances to find the back of the net against this Newcastle United Jets side, but it probably shouldn’t be enough to avoid defeat.
We’re tipping a narrow 2-1 win for Newcastle United Jets at the end of the 90 minutes. Should be a good one.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Newcastle United Jets
Stadium: McDonald Jones Stadium (33,000)
Captain: Nigel Boogaard
Chairman: Martin Lee
Manager: Craig Deans
Competitions: A-League position 11
⭐ Key Man: Valentino Yuel
Generally taking to the field in the Striker position, Valentino Yuel was born in Australia. After making a first senior appearance for Western United in the 2019 - 2020 season, the accomplished Forward has scored a sum of 4 league goals in this A-League 2020 - 2021 season so far in 15 appearances.