Newcastle United host Stoke City in the English Premier League on Saturday and the home side are bidding for a third straight win.
Newcastle were 1-0 winners at Swansea last week and they are in mid table with 6 points from 4 outings
In their 2 home games Newcastle have lost 2-0 to Spurs (Newcastle played the bulk of the second half with 10 men) and they beat West Ham 3-0
Backers of BTTS (no) have collected in all 4 of Newcastle’s games this season
Both of Newcastle’s home games so far have seen exactly 12 corners awarded in total.
Stoke drew 2-2 at home to Manchester United last week, ending the league leaders 100% record in the process and they have taken 5 points from 4 matches
In 2 road trips Stoke lost 1-0 at Everton and drew 1-1 with West Brom
Stoke won the corner count 7-6 at Everton and lost the corner count 10-4 at West Brom
Backers of under 2.5 goals have collected in 3 of 4 Stoke matches this season
Referee: Stuart Attwell
Matches 2, Yellows 3, Reds 0
2016 /17 Head to Head (Premier League Only)
Stoke 1-0 Newcastle
Newcastle 0-0 Stoke
Stoke City 22/10
Note, odds quoted are an approximate average and are correct at the time of last update but are subject to change
This is another tricky one for me. I have been opposing Newcastle but they have put a poor start behind them and that has caused a rethink.
Recent history between the sides tells a tale of close matches and the draw is given a speculative vote
Bet: Match result draw at 9/4
Remember you can have your own say on all this week’s matches on our discussion forum
*Note, every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of the stats but errors may occur from time to time.