Newcastle vs Leicester Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
Another very interesting match both for betting and for watching is Newcastle United vs Leicester, two teams with great tradition of mutual encounters, but this season in different positions and different roles. And while Newcastle is struggling to stay out the relegation zone with only two points more than eighteenth placed team, Leicester is having maybe the best season ever holding firmly third position at the table with only one point less than two first placed teams. They are undefeated in fifteen of their last sixteen matches in the Premier League and have scored at least two goals in seven of their last eight matches. They conceded at least one goal in each away match this season, but also scored at least one goal. 75% of their matches this season had over 2.5 goals. They scored at least a goal in each of twelve matches this season, and most of them, 72%, were scored in the second half. On the other side, Newcastle conceded at least one goal in 83% and scored a goal in 85% of their home matches. When it comes to their mutual encounters, Newcastle seen under 2.5 goals in five of their last six matches. They won their last five home matches against Leicester. Maybe positions are different this season, but that is only a reason more not to miss this match and with more than great odds offered for this match, it is going to be a real treat, both to watch and to bet on.
Newcastle have many missing players for their home match against Leicester City. Jack Colback, Rolando Aarons, Curtis Good, Tim Krul, Gabriel Obertan and Steven Taylor are injured and they for sure will not play against Leicester. Robert Elliot and Massadio Haidara are not fully fit and they are doubtful for the match. All other players are fully fit and ready for the match.
On the other side Leicester dont have many missing players for this game. Matthew James is injured and he will not play for sure. Andrej Kramaric, Shinji Okazaki and Wes Morgan are doubtful for this game and they probably will not play. Jamie Vardy is not fully fit and he is also doubtful but he probably will play on this very hard away match. All other players are ready for the match and all of them are highly motivated.
Possible starting lineups
Newcastle: Elliot; Dummett, Mbemba, Coloccini, Janmaat; Wijnaldum, Tiote, Anita, Sissoko; Mitrovic, Perez
Leicester: Schmeichel; Simpson, Benalouane, Huth, Fuchs; Albrighton, Drinkwater, Kante, Schlupp; Mahrez, Vardy
Newcastle vs Leicester Prediction
We expect one very tough football match between Newcastle and Leicester City in Premier League this week. This season Leicester City play fantastic football and they are undefeated in 15 of their last 16 matches in the Premier League. Really impressive results for sure, while on the other side Newcastle play very badly and they always have big problems with missing players. But Newcastle have better record in previous meetings with Leicester and they won their last 5 home matches against Leicester in all competitions. However our prediction and betting tips for match Newcastle vs Leicester Prediction: Newcastle will win. You can catch very high odd on win for Newcastle United at 888Sport. Leicester like to play offensive football and we expect lots of chances on both sides. So probably correct score will be 2:1. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.