FM Preview: Newcastle United v West Bromwich Albion 22 May 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Saturday, 21st May 2011
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as Newcastle United take on West Bromwich Albion in a Premier League match on 22nd May 2011 at 16:00.
History of the Newcastle United v West Bromwich Albion fixture
Newcastle United prepare to entertain West Bromwich Albion at St. James' Park on Sunday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 56 games played, Magpies have recorded 28 wins, and West Bromwich Albion have come away with 16 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at St. James' Park was just last season, in January 2010, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2-2 draw in a Championship match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Sun 05 Dec||West Brom.||3 - 1||Newcastle Utd.||Premier League|
|2009/2010||Sat 23 Jan||West Brom.||4 - 2||Newcastle Utd.||F.A. Cup|
|2009/2010||Mon 18 Jan||Newcastle Utd.||2-2||West Brom.||Championship|
|2009/2010||Sat 08 Aug||West Brom.||1 - 1||Newcastle Utd.||Championship|
|2008/2009||Sat 07 Feb||West Brom.||2 - 3||Newcastle Utd.||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Tue 28 Oct||Newcastle Utd.||2 - 1||West Brom.||Premier League|
|2005/2006||Sat 22 Apr||Newcastle Utd.||3 - 0||West Brom.||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 12 goals have been scored by the Magpies in those games, with 9 conceded.
West Bromwich Albion have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The The Baggies's have scored 10 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 12.
Newcastle United see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premier League, showing a record of 45 points from their 37 games played so far,
West Bromwich Albion see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premier League, showing a record of 46 points from their 37 games played so far,
Current overall team form
|West Bromwich Albion||6||3||1||2||10||11||10|
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
These are testing times at St. James' Park for the Magpies and the Madmen are unable to see past West Bromwich Albion claiming victory in a close match.
|Newcastle United||Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.
|West Bromwich Albion||Not won in previous 2 away matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here