History of the Sunderland v Newcastle United fixture
Newcastle United face a trip to Sunderland at The Stadium of Light on Sunday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 69 games played, Magpies have recorded 20 wins, and Sunderland have come away with 23 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at The Stadium of Light was just last season, in October 2012, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a Premier League match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2012/2013||Sun 14 Apr||Newcastle Utd.||0 - 3||Sunderland||Premier League|
|2012/2013||Sun 21 Oct||Sunderland||1-1||Newcastle Utd.||Premier League|
|2011/2012||Sun 04 Mar||Newcastle Utd.||1 - 1||Sunderland||Premier League|
|2011/2012||Sat 20 Aug||Sunderland||0 - 1||Newcastle Utd.||Premier League|
|2010/2011||Sun 16 Jan||Sunderland||1 - 1||Newcastle Utd.||Premier League|
|2010/2011||Sun 31 Oct||Newcastle Utd.||5 - 1||Sunderland||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sun 01 Feb||Newcastle Utd.||1 - 1||Sunderland||Premier League|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Sunderland could not have a worse home record, losing every single one of the last six matches played! These low-scoring games have seen just 0 goals scored and conceded.
The away form of Newcastle United is pretty dire, losing every single one of the last six matches played! These low-scoring games have seen just 0 goals scored and conceded.
Sunderland find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 8 games have yielded only 1 points.
Newcastle United's 11 points from 8 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
|Sunderland||No sequences of note|
|Newcastle United||No sequences of note|
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