FootyMAD's Peterborough United match preview

Last updated : 06 November 2009 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Newcastle United v Peterborough United fixture

Newcastle Utd. play host to Peterborough United at St. James' Park on Saturday afternoon,

The last time the two teams met at Newcastle Utd. was well over fifteen years ago, back in January 1993, with Newcastle Utd. running out comfortable 3-0 winners in a League Division One match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2009/2010Tue 22 SepPeterborough2 - 0Newcastle Utd.LGEC
2001/2002Sun 27 JanPeterborough2 - 4Newcastle Utd.FAC
1992/1993Sat 16 JanNewcastle Utd.3-0PeterboroughCHMP
1992/1993Sat 26 SepPeterborough0 - 1Newcastle Utd.CHMP
1991/1992Tue 29 OctPeterborough1 - 0Newcastle Utd.LGEC
1977/1978Wed 11 JanNewcastle Utd.2 - 0PeterboroughFAC
1977/1978Sat 07 JanPeterborough1 - 1Newcastle Utd.FAC

Recent respective form guides

Newcastle United are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, A total of 11 goals have been scored by the Magpies in those games, with 6 conceded.

In complete contrast to Newcastle Utd., Peterborough are having a torrid time on their travels, attaining just 3 draws from the previous six away games. While the Posh have hit 6 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Newcastle Utd. are leading the way in the Coca-Cola Championship, with their 15 games giving them a return of 30 points. Peterborough are stuck down in the relegation zone of Coca-Cola Championship with a return of just 11 points from their 15 games thus far.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Newcastle Utd.6222558

FootyMad's prediction ...

Its good news for Newcastle Utd. fans, because, with them being in such great nick at home, I just cannot see any further than an emphatic home win for the Magpies. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Newcastle Utd. Unbeaten in the last 8 home games.
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
Peterborough Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 7 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.