Newcastle Utd. prepare to entertain Everton at St. James' Park at tea-time on Saturday, looking to continue an impressive record. The Magpies are clearly on top, having won 40 and lost only 16 of the 73 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at St. James' Park was just last season, in November 2004, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a Premiership match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2005/2006||Sun 27 Nov||Everton||1 - 0||Newcastle Utd.||PREM|
|2004/2005||Sat 07 May||Everton||2 - 0||Newcastle Utd.||PREM|
|2004/2005||Sun 28 Nov||Newcastle Utd.||1-1||Everton||PREM|
|2003/2004||Sat 03 Apr||Newcastle Utd.||4 - 2||Everton||PREM|
|2003/2004||Sat 13 Sep||Everton||2 - 2||Newcastle Utd.||PREM|
|2002/2003||Sun 06 Apr||Everton||2 - 1||Newcastle Utd.||PREM|
|2002/2003||Sun 01 Dec||Newcastle Utd.||2 - 1||Everton||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Newcastle United have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. These games have seen the Magpies score just 6 goals, though they have conceded 3.
Everton have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. While the Blues have hit 5 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Newcastle Utd. see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premiership, showing a record of 33 points from their 26 games played so far, Everton see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premiership, showing a record of 36 points from their 26 games played so far,
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|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Both teams are displaying reasonable form at the moment, and for that reason, the Madmen predict the game will end in stalemate. No-score draw
|Newcastle Utd.||Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.|
Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
|Everton||Not won in previous 2 away matches.|
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.