History of the Blackburn Rovers v Newcastle United fixture
Newcastle United face a trip to Blackburn Rovers at Ewood Park on Wednesday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Magpies will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 39 and win only 16 of the 69 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, as the Rovers edged out their past their rivals by a score of 4-3 in an League Cup match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 07 Jan||Newcastle Utd.||2 - 1||Blackburn R.||F.A. Cup|
|2011/2012||Wed 26 Oct||Blackburn R.||4-3||Newcastle Utd.||League Cup|
|2011/2012||Sat 24 Sep||Newcastle Utd.||3 - 1||Blackburn R.||Premier League|
|2010/2011||Sat 12 Feb||Blackburn R.||0 - 0||Newcastle Utd.||Premier League|
|2010/2011||Wed 10 Nov||Newcastle Utd.||1 - 2||Blackburn R.||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sat 17 Jan||Blackburn R.||3 - 0||Newcastle Utd.||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sat 27 Sep||Newcastle Utd.||1 - 2||Blackburn R.||Premier League|
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Recent respective form guides
Blackburn Rovers's home form is poor, winning just 2 of the last six, and losing the other 4. A generous 10 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Newcastle United's away form is none too clever either, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Magpies have hit 8 goals, 14 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Blackburn Rovers are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premier League with a return of just 18 points from their 22 games thus far.
Newcastle United lie just outside the playoff positions in the Barclays Premier League, picking up 36 from their 22 games so far.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Nothing appears to be going right for the Magpies out on the road recently, yet the Madmen can see a turn around in fortunes as they battle to a victory in a closely fought contest at Blackburn Rovers. Away win
|Blackburn Rovers||15 games since last home draw.
|Newcastle United||Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.
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