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Tottenham Hotspur will visit St James' Park on Sunday for the Premier League game with home side Newcastle United.
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Newcastle United will be hoping to return to winning ways here after a 3-0 Premier League losing effort in their last game against Brighton & Hove Albion.
In that game, Newcastle United managed 35% possession and 3 shots on goal with 1 on target. On the other side, Brighton & Hove Albion had 11 attempts at goal with 6 on target. Leandro Trossard (45'), Danny Welbeck (51') and Neal Maupay (68') scored for Brighton & Hove Albion.
Newcastle United have been quite ineffective in attack in more recent games. Their sum of goals stands at just 3 against opposing sides during the course of their last six outings. In those meetings, The Magpies have also seen the number of goals scored against them come to 10. However, time will tell whether the trend might be sustained in this upcoming game.
Looking at the pre-match facts, Newcastle United:
- have not won against Tottenham Hotspur in their last 2 league games.
- are undefeated in their previous 3 league matches at home.
- haven’t won at home in the past 2 matches in the league.
Tottenham Hotspur come into this meeting after a 0-2 Premier League win with the downing of Aston Villa in their previous game.
In that match, Tottenham Hotspur managed 51% possession and 9 shots at goal with 3 of them on target. For Tottenham Hotspur, the goalscorers were Carlos Vinícius (29') and Harry Kane (68'). On the other side, Aston Villa got 8 attempts at goal with 1 of them on target.
In the course of their six latest matches, José Mourinho's Tottenham Hotspur have seen their efforts on goal rewarded a total of 10 times, yielding them a goals per game average of 1.67.
Coming into this contest, Tottenham Hotspur have not lost to Newcastle United when they've played them away from home in the last 3 league matches.
Head to head
A look at their most recent head to head meetings going back to 09/05/2018 tells us that Newcastle United have won 1 of them and Tottenham Hotspur 4, with the tally of drawn results standing at 1.
A total of 12 goals were scored between them in these games, with 4 of them for The Magpies and 8 created by Spurs. That is an average goals per game value of 2.
The last league clash featuring these sides was Premier League match day 3 on 27/09/2020 when the final score was Tottenham Hotspur 1-1 Newcastle United.
In that game, Tottenham Hotspur managed 66% possession and 23 shots on goal with 12 on target. Their only player to score was Lucas Moura (25').
For their opponents, Newcastle United got 6 attempts at goal with 1 of them on target. Callum Wilson (97') was the scorer.
The match was refereed by Peter Bankes.
Team News: Newcastle United
Fabian Schär (Knee Injury), Martin Dubravka (Stomach complaints) and Isaac Hayden (Knee Injury) will be missing for Newcastle manager Steve Bruce.
Team News: Tottenham Hotspur
Due to a mostly healthy group of players, there is just the lone fitness problem for the Tottenham Hotspur boss José Mourinho to be concerned with. Heung-min Son (Hamstring Injury) won’t be playing here.
In this match, Newcastle United have enough to score against this Tottenham Hotspur outfit, but a single goal may not be enough to prevent defeat.
We’re therefore tipping both teams to score in a 1-2 winning margin for Tottenham Hotspur at full-time. Could easily go either way, this.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: St James' Park (52,305)
Captain: Jamaal Lascelles
Chairman: Lee Charnley
Manager: Steve Bruce
Competitions: Premier League position 17
⭐ Star Man: Callum Wilson
Typically playing in the Striker position, Callum Wilson was born in Coventry, England. After having made a senior debut playing for Coventry City in the 2010 - 2011 season, the goalscoring Forward has hit 10 league goals in the Premier League 2020 - 2021 season to date from a total of 21 appearances.