FootyMAD's Everton match preview

Last updated : 27 November 2004 By Footymad Previewer
History of the Newcastle United v Everton fixture

Newcastle Utd. prepare to entertain Everton at St. James' Park on Sunday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Magpies are clearly on top, having won 40 and lost only 16 of the 72 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at St. James' Park was less than a year ago, in April 2004, when they eased past their opponents in a high-scoring 4-2 thriller, in a Premiership match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2003/2004Sat 03 AprNewcastle Utd.4-2EvertonPREM
2003/2004Sat 13 SepEverton2 - 2Newcastle Utd.PREM
2002/2003Sun 06 AprEverton2 - 1Newcastle Utd.PREM
2002/2003Sun 01 DecNewcastle Utd.2 - 1EvertonPREM
2002/2003Wed 06 NovNewcastle Utd.3 - 3EvertonLC
2001/2002Fri 29 MarNewcastle Utd.6 - 2EvertonPREM
2001/2002Sat 27 OctEverton1 - 3Newcastle Utd.PREM

Recent respective form guides

Newcastle United have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. While Magpies have scored 10, a worringly large 13 have been leaked at the other end.

The Blues have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occassions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. A generous 8 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Newcastle Utd.'s 19 points from 14 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position. Everton sit in a healthy 3rd in the league, and have picked up 29 points from their 14 games.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

Newcastle Utd. are performing in fits and starts at home in recent games, and FootyMad doesn't see things getting any better, as the visitors squeak past and take all the points. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Newcastle Utd. Been beaten in each of their previous 3 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 10 .
Everton 6 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.