Newcastle and The Clarets will be desperate for points this coming Saturday, as both are very eager to escape their current disappointing position. The question is, whether either team has the guts to go all-out in pursuit of an important win, or a cautious draw is on the cards? Ranked 20th in the Premier League, The Magpies have collected 7 points from 14 games. On 10 points, Burnley see themselves ranked as number 18 after 14 matches.
Times are tough for both Newcastle and Burnley these days in the Premier League. Both have their eyes fixed on this upcoming match to boost morale.
The Magpies are relatively average in the art of goal-scoring these days. The hosts on Saturday claimed a steady 11 goals in their previous 10 matches. An average of 1.1 goals per game. They simultaneously allowed their opponents 18 goals, or an average of 1.8 goals a game. They clawed out a clean sheet 0 times in this run. Burnley travel to their next Premier League match, averaging a lowly 1.2 goals per game in their last 10 matches. They scored a disappointing total of 12 goals, while also conceding 15 goals. That amounts to an average of 1.5 per game, in which they kept their opponents from scoring 2 times.
Facts and figures for Newcastle vs Burnley in Premier League.
- Newcastle did not win the last 14 matches in a row;
- Newcastle did not win the last 7 matches in a row at home;
- Newcastle conceded in the last 23 of 25 matches;
- Newcastle conceded the last 14 matches in a row.
- Burnley did not win the last 3 matches in a row;
- Burnley unbeaten the last 5 matches in a row;
- Burnley did not win the last 8 matches in a row when playing away;
- Burnley unbeaten the last 3 matches in a row when playing away.
Current form — Newcastle v. Burnley
The Magpies continue to look blunt
The Magpies will enter the match hoping to finally end their disappointing run of form in the league. Newcastle have been a tad mediocre in their last 3 matches, where a win has failed to come their way. Against Brentford they gained a point in a 3-3 draw, before coming up short against Arsenal who ran out 2-0 winners. Lately, they managed to steal a point in a 1-1 with Norwich.
The Clarets looking for more.
One can't really point a finger on the results for Burnley in past weeks as they have performed according to their level. Having collected 3 points from their previous 3 matches, Burnley are on the lookout for a win again. Against Chelsea, they settled for a 1-1 draw, before splitting the points with Crystal Palace in a 3-3 draw. In their latest match, they once again had to settle for a single point after drawing 0-0 against Wolves.
Newcastle have put stronger performances on display in recent games and with the advantage of familiar surroundings we call a home win here. The bookmakers currently settle the price for at home win at 2.30. Should your betting strategy prefer the long shot, the odds for an away win are 3.20. Adding a draw to the accumulator will get you odds 3.30.
Newcastle v. Burnley — fixture history
The last time the pair played each other, The Magpies came away as winners in a Premier League, back in abril 2021. At the time of writing, the bookmakers are offering the following prices on this encounter: betting on Burnley will get you odds 3.20, meaning the bookies predict, they are in with an 31% chance of beating Newcastle. You can get a price of 2.30, should you wish to add Newcastle to your accumulator, if that is your preferred betting strategy. Newcastle have been able to win 40% of their last 10 encounters against upcoming The Clarets in the Premier League. In other words, they have a 4-4-2 recent record, with the latter winning 20% of the matches. Over 2.5 goals only came out as a winning bet 4 times in the past 10 matches between Newcastle and Burnley. Both teams found the back of the net 6 times in those 10 matches. When looking for value bets with your betting strategy, adding both teams not to score to accumulator look the smart move.
Current standings in the Premier League
According to the Premier League table the difference between these two opponents is currently only 3 points. That means this round 15 match will be important for both teams and their position in the league table. Newcastle have an opportunity to catch up with Burnley who currently sit as number 18 on 10 points in this upcoming match on Saturday. However, the latter will surely try to extend the gap in the standings.
Top scorers markets
It is difficult to look past Callum Wilson, when on the search for a marksman. He seems to be on a strong run, as he hit the target 2 times lately for The Magpies. Maxwel Cornet has managed to score 4 times in the last half dozen matches for Burnley. It is safe to say that they will both be looking to add to their total here once again.