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.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Tue 22 Sep||Peterborough||2 - 0||Newcastle Utd.||LGEC|
|2001/2002||Sun 27 Jan||Peterborough||2 - 4||Newcastle Utd.||FAC|
|1992/1993||Sat 16 Jan||Newcastle Utd.||3-0||Peterborough||CHMP|
|1992/1993||Sat 26 Sep||Peterborough||0 - 1||Newcastle Utd.||CHMP|
|1991/1992||Tue 29 Oct||Peterborough||1 - 0||Newcastle Utd.||LGEC|
|1977/1978||Wed 11 Jan||Newcastle Utd.||2 - 0||Peterborough||FAC|
|1977/1978||Sat 07 Jan||Peterborough||1 - 1||Newcastle 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.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
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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
|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.