Newcastle Utd. prepare to entertain Liverpool at St. James' Park on Sunday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 75 games played, Magpies have recorded 32 wins, and Liverpool have come away with 20 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at St. James' Park was just last season, in March 2005, the Magpies carving out a narrow 1-0 victory 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||Mon 26 Dec||Liverpool||2 - 0||Newcastle Utd.||PREM|
|2004/2005||Sat 05 Mar||Newcastle Utd.||1-0||Liverpool||PREM|
|2004/2005||Sun 19 Dec||Liverpool||3 - 1||Newcastle Utd.||PREM|
|2003/2004||Sat 15 May||Liverpool||1 - 1||Newcastle Utd.||PREM|
|2003/2004||Sat 24 Jan||Liverpool||2 - 1||Newcastle Utd.||FAC|
|2003/2004||Sat 06 Dec||Newcastle Utd.||1 - 1||Liverpool||PREM|
|2002/2003||Wed 01 Jan||Newcastle Utd.||1 - 0||Liverpool||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Newcastle United have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 8 goals have been scored by the Magpies in those games, with 2 conceded.
Liverpool have an average recent record on the road, winning 2 of the last six, but losing the other 4. While the Reds have hit 4 goals, 8 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Newcastle Utd. see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premiership, showing a record of 39 points from their 29 games played so far, Liverpool sit in a healthy 3rd in the league, and have picked up 58 points from their 30 games.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Newcastle Utd. may be coming up against a decent side in Liverpool, but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Magpies. Home Win
|Newcastle Utd.||Unbeaten in the last 5 home games.|
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
|Liverpool||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.|
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.