Newcastle vs Leicester – Prediction, and Match Preview
Newcastle vs Leicester – After defeating Brighton & Hove Albion 4-1 in the Premier League, Newcastle United will be seeking another victory.
In the game, Newcastle United had 34% of the possession and four of its nine efforts on goal were successful. Dan Burn (45′), Callum Wilson (89′), and Bruno Guimaraes scored goals for Newcastle United.
Eight shots were made at goal for Brighton & Hove Albion, and only one of them were successful. For Brighton & Hove Albion, the goal was scored by Deniz Undav (Own goal, 22′).
Newcastle United games have recently proven to be exciting affairs with a lot of goalmouth action the norm rather than the exception.
A total of 27 goals have been scored during the past six games (at an average of 4.5 goals per game), 19 of which have been scored by Newcastle United. Of course, there is no guarantee that this pattern will continue.
Prior to this encounter, Newcastle United had won their previous two league games against Leicester City without suffering a defeat.
Leicester City and its traveling supporters will be hoping for a better outcome in this one after losing their most recent Premier League contest against Liverpool.
In that contest, Leicester City had 33% of the possession and none shots on goal, four of which were successful. Three of Liverpool’s 16 total goal attempts were successful. Trent Alexander-Arnold (71′) and Curtis Jones (33′, 36′) both scored goals for Liverpool.
In the previous six games that Leicester City have played, the net has been accessed 24 times, resulting in an average of four goals per match, demonstrating their propensity for high-scoring contests.
Of the total, their opponents have amassed 15. Leicester City had lost all seven of their league games played away from home coming into this one.
Newcastle vs Leicester – Betting Analysis
When comparing their most recent head-to-head matchups, which date back to 03/01/2021, Newcastle United has won four of them and Leicester City has won two, with no games being drawn.
Over the course of those games, the two clubs combined for 21 goals, with 12 coming from The Magpies and nine from The Foxes. That equals 3.5 goals per game on average.
One thing is certain: Leicester City will need to play very well to score even one goal against a Newcastle United squad that possesses every skill necessary to dominate this contest.
What are the best odds for the game?
Checking out the betting prices for the game in the full-time result market, victory for Newcastle United is available for 1.38, betting on a draw is 5.55, and taking a punt on the win for Leicester City gets you 8.4. They are the top prices that can be secured right now.
Newcastle vs Leicester – Head-to-Head
Our Prediction: Home to Win