Newcastle Utd. face a trip to Arsenal at Emirates Stadium on Tuesday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Magpies will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them ending up on the losing side in more than half of the games played between the two.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, with Arsenal running out comfortable 3 - 0 winners in a F.A. Cup match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2007/2008||Sat 26 Jan||Arsenal||3 - 0||Newcastle Utd.||FAC|
|2007/2008||Wed 05 Dec||Newcastle Utd.||1 - 1||Arsenal||PREM|
|2007/2008||Tue 25 Sep||Arsenal||2 - 0||Newcastle Utd.||LGEC|
|2006/2007||Mon 09 Apr||Newcastle Utd.||0 - 0||Arsenal||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sat 18 Nov||Arsenal||1 - 1||Newcastle Utd.||PREM|
|2005/2006||Sat 10 Dec||Newcastle Utd.||1 - 0||Arsenal||PREM|
|2005/2006||Sun 14 Aug||Arsenal||2 - 0||Newcastle Utd.||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Arsenal are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, The Gunners have scored 10 and conceded 3 during this period.
In complete contrast to Arsenal, Newcastle Utd. are having a torrid time on their travels, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. Magpies have conceded 12 goals in these games, and only hit 2 in reply.
Arsenal sit in a healthy 2nd in the league, and have picked up 54 points from their 23 games. Newcastle Utd. see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premier League, showing a record of 27 points from their 23 games played so far,
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Magpies are in poor form away, and the FootyMad team are afraid to say this game can be passed over as a comfortable defeat against Arsenal. Home win
|Arsenal||Unbeaten in the last 23 home games.|
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
|Newcastle Utd.||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.|
Not won in previous 5 away matches.
No win in the 2 most recent games.