FM Preview: Newcastle United v Everton 05 Mar 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 4th March 2011
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Newcastle United and Everton at 15:00 on 5th March 2011 in the Premier League.
History of the Newcastle United v Everton fixture
Newcastle United are ready to welcome Everton to St. James' Park on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Magpies are clearly on top, having won 42 and lost only 17 of the 78 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at St. James' Park was within the last three years, in February 2009, when they played out a goalless draw in a Premier League match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Sat 18 Sep||Everton||0 - 1||Newcastle Utd.||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sun 22 Feb||Newcastle Utd.||0-0||Everton||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sun 05 Oct||Everton||2 - 2||Newcastle Utd.||Premier League|
|2007/2008||Sun 11 May||Everton||3 - 1||Newcastle Utd.||Premier League|
|2007/2008||Sun 07 Oct||Newcastle Utd.||3 - 2||Everton||Premier League|
|2006/2007||Sat 30 Dec||Everton||3 - 0||Newcastle Utd.||Premiership|
|2006/2007||Sun 24 Sep||Newcastle Utd.||1 - 1||Everton||Premiership|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Newcastle United have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. A total of 15 goals have been scored by the Magpies in those games, with 10 conceded.
Everton have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. The Toffees's have scored 9 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 10.
Newcastle United lie just outside the playoff positions in the Barclays Premier League, picking up 36 points from their 28 games so far.
Everton see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premier League, showing a record of 33 points from their 27 games played so far,
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Attention punters! I see this as an opportunity for the Magpies to get the show back on the road by taking all the three points available. Home Win
|Newcastle United||Drawn last 3 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
|Everton||Not won in previous 4 away matches.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here