Newcastle vs Leeds United: Match preview

new typeFootballPosted on January 26,2021


Newcastle will play host to Leeds in the English Premier League on 26.01.2021. The duel will start at 19:00. St James’ Park is the stadium where the match is taking place on Tuesday. The actual 15th place side therefore facesthe 12th placed team.

Current statistics of Newcastle United FC

Newcastle United FC recently lost a game 3:0 against Arsenal. The hosts have magaged to win 5 of their 19 games of the recent 6 months in their favour. The team has had three wins, two draws and five defeats at their home stadium. In the current season 20/21, Newcastle has so far managed to win 3 out of 9 home games (33.33%). Two matches ended in a tie and four matches were lost at home. In total, Newcastle has five wins, four draws und nine losses after 18 season games.

Coach Steve Bruce’s team tends to score in the second half-time. Newcastle currently scores an average of 1,11 goals per match at home and concedes 1,67 goals. This results in a total of 2,78 goals per game. Last season, Newcastle United FC scored an average of 1,05 goals in their own stadium and conceded 1,11 goals. The most common results at their home stadium last season were 1:1, 0:0 or 1:0. The most frequent final score in their own stadium last season was 2:1, 1:2 or 0:0.

Current statistics of Leeds United FC

Leeds last lost 0:1 against FC Brighton. This season, the team has been victorious in 4 out of 9 matches in away stadiums (44.44%). In the past 6 months, Leeds has won seven matches, two games ended in a draw and two matches were lost. During that period Leeds won four away games while the team lost five games at away stadiums and zero games ended in a tie.

Marcelo Bielsa’s team scores 1,89 away goals per game this season, mainly in the second half-time. On average, 4,11 goals are scored when Leeds plays in foreign stadiums. Last season’s statistics show Leeds scoring 0 goals per away match, while they conceded 0 goals. In the current season, Leeds’ away games mostly ended 1:0, 0:3 or 5:0.


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