Newcastle United vs Crystal Palace – Newcastle United enters this encounter following a 1-1 draw with Wolverhampton Wanderers in the Premier League. Newcastle United possessed the ball for 64% of the game and attempted 21 goals, six of which were successful.
Allan Saint-Maximin was the lone player for Newcastle United to get a goal (90′). Wolverhampton Wanderers’ adversaries had 10 shots on goal, 4 of which were on target. Wolverhampton Wanderers’ goal came from Ruben Neves (38′).
Eddie Howe’s Newcastle United have scored a total of 10 goals in their previous six games, for an average of 1.67 goals per game. According to the form guide going into this game, Newcastle United have won their last two league games without losing against Crystal Palace have won all three of their home league games.
Crystal Palace and Brentford tied 1-1 in their previous meeting, which was in the Premier League. Crystal Palace had 49% of the possession in that game and made 13 attempts on goal, four of which were successful.
Wilfried Zaha was the lone player for Crystal Palace to register a goal (59′). Three of the nine goal attempts Brentford made were successful. Brentford’s Yoane Wissa scored in the 88th minute.
According to the statistics, Crystal Palace has been scored against in 5 of their most recent 6 games, allowing their opponents to score a total of 9 goals. Crystal Palace’s defence hasn’t been very strong. Crystal Palace has played four league games without an away victory coming into this encounter.
Newcastle United vs Crystal Palace – Betting Analysis
Eddie Howe, the manager of Newcastle United, is without Allan Saint-Maximin (hamstring injury), Callum Wilson (hamstring injury), Bruno Guimares (hamstring injury), Jonjo Shelvey (hamstring injury), and Emil Krafth (cruciate ligament rupture).
The only fitness issue facing Crystal Palace boss Patrick Vieira is due to the team being largely at full strength. Nathan Ferguson won’t be playing because of Achilles tendon issues.
We have a sense that Newcastle United will put up a strong defence, and Crystal Palace will have to work hard to get past them in order to win. Because of this, our prediction is for a close game that Newcastle United will win by a score of 1-0 after 90 minutes.