FootyMAD's West Bromwich Albion match preview

Last updated : 02 January 2005 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the West Bromwich Albion v Newcastle United fixture

Newcastle Utd. face a trip to West Bromwich Albion at The Hawthorns on Monday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 53 games played, Magpies have recorded 11 wins, and West Brom. have come away with 26 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was was two seasons ago, in May 2003, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2 - 2 draw in a Premiership match.

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

Recent encounters between the teams:
2004/2005Sat 25 SepNewcastle Utd.3 - 1West Brom.PREM
2003/2004Wed 29 OctNewcastle Utd.1 - 2West Brom.LC
2002/2003Sun 11 MayWest Brom.2 - 2Newcastle Utd.PREM
2002/2003Sat 05 OctNewcastle Utd.2 - 1West Brom.PREM
1990/1991Sat 04 MayWest Brom.1 - 1Newcastle Utd.CHMP
1990/1991Sat 27 OctNewcastle Utd.1 - 1West Brom.CHMP
1989/1990Wed 11 AprNewcastle Utd.2 - 1West Brom.CHMP

Recent respective form guides

West Bromwich Albion's home form is most definitely relegation standard, collecting just 1 solitary point from the last six. Baggies have conceded a disappointing 15 goals in this period, and managed to convert only 2 of their own chances.

Newcastle Utd.'s away form is none too clever either, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Magpies's have scored 10 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 11.

West Brom. find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 21 games have yielded only 12 points. Newcastle Utd. see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premiership, showing a record of 25 points from their 21 games played so far,

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
West Brom.60244152
Newcastle Utd.6132796

FootyMad's prediction ...

Its been an indifferent run of form for the Magpies of late away from home, but your FootyMad panel sees things improving, starting here at The Hawthorns with Newcastle Utd. coasting to victory. Away win

Sequence statistics:
West Brom. Been beaten in each of their previous 5 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 6 home matches.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 13 most recent games.
Newcastle Utd. Not won in previous 3 away matches.