Newcastle vs Southampton prediction: Newcastle is making fans feel insecure after the results of the past matches. An extremely slow start in the Premier League, Newcastle did not receive high praise from experts. Meanwhile, Southampton is also very thirsty for 3 points.
- Match date: 02:00 p.m – 2021/08/28
- Event: Premier League
- Stage: Matchday 3rd
- Location: St James’ Park
NEWCASTLE VS SOUTHAMPTON PREDICTION: TEAM COMPARISON & TIPS
Newcastle has the advantage of playing at home St James’ Park. However, the Southampton team did not show any fear of this trip.
Newcastle’s form in the last 5 matches: D W W L L
Newcastle’s preparation before the new season is full of positives. Specifically, considering 3 friendly matches played, Newcastle did not lose a single match. Instead, they won 2 wins and 1 more draw. The last win that Newcastle has earned is beating Norwich 3-0. However, the Warbird’s confidence was soon extinguished when entering the Premier League 2021/22.
Up to now, Newcastle has not won a single point in the Premier League. After both rounds, this team had to admit defeat. On the opening day, Newcastle lost 2-4 to West Ham at St James’ Park. Most recently, coach Steve Bruce and his team came to be a guest of Aston Villa. Despite playing very hard, Newcastle still lost 0-2 in the end.
Southampton’s form in the last 5 matches: W W L L D
Southampton has not been able to bring much joy to the fans after the past matches. If only counting the last 5 matches of Southampton, the number of victories that this team earns is 2. It is worth mentioning that those are 2 victories from friendly matches that do not have much meaning. Immediately after defeating Levante 1-0, coach Ralph Hasenhuttl’s students had 3 consecutive games without winning. Of which, they lost 2 times.
Only in the Premier League arena, The Saints have not been able to earn a victory. In the first round match, they came as guests of Everton. After 90 minutes of play, Southampton had to receive a 1-3 defeat. Recently, when returning to St Mary’s in the second round, Southampton only earned 1 point against Man Utd. The final result is 1-1.
Select: Newcastle FT.
From 1993 until now, the total number of encounters between the two teams is 42. In general, the two teams are creating quite a balance. 8 is the total number of matches that ended in a draw. Newcastle is the team with the better result when earning 18 victories. In contrast, this number of Southampton is 16.
Until the last 5 matches, Newcastle is having a strong dominance. There have been 4 matches Newcastle won. The win rate is up to 80%. The last time they faced each other, Newcastle won 3-2.
Select: Newcastle FT.
Newcastle needs to improve their defense if they want to earn their first point. Considering the past 2 rounds, Newcastle had to receive 6 goals. Thus, on average, in a battle, they lost 3 goals. On the contrary, the attack played round with 2 goals.
Matches between these two teams always have many goals appearing. With 42 encounters, the total number of goals scored is 132 goals. Thus, the corresponding scoring efficiency is 3.14 goals. Therefore, the next match is not except for the possibility of explosive goals.
With Over/Under 2.5, Newcastle’s last 5 matches have won 3 Under times, corresponding to a rate of 60%. On the side of Southampton, Under won twice in the last 5 matches they attended.
Select: Over 2.5 FT.
Newcastle vs Southampton Prediction: Newcastle 2-1 Southampton FT (1-1 H1).
The above is information about the prediction in the 3rd match of Premier League between Newcastle vs Southampton on 2021/08/28 of the CMD368 bookie.