Newcastle United vs Leicester City will take place at St. James Park, on new year Wednesday, 1st January.
Newcastle United lost their last two matches and stands on 11th position with 25 points in 20 games. On the other hand Leicester City claim 2nd spot with 42 points in 20 games.
Paul Dummett, Jamaal Lascelles, Ciaran Clark & Matt Ritchie all will miss the match against Leicester City due to injury. Fabian Schar complains of hamstring injury while Joelinton misses the action due to calf problem.
Jamie Vardy came back to squad after the birth of his daughter. Ricardo Pereira also return to the team after being rested for minor hamstring issue.
Newcastle United vs Leicester City Predicted Lineups
Dubravka, Fernandez, Clark, Manquillo, Willems, S Longstaff, M Longstaff, Almiron, Carroll, Shelvey, Atsu.
Schmeichel, Soyuncu, Evans, Pereira, Chilwell, Maddison, Perez, Ndidi, Tielemans, Vardy, Barnes.
Match Predictions Newcastle United vs Leicester City
Newcastle United will lose three matches in a row for the first time since October 2018 if they lose to Leicester City on New Year’s Day. Half of the twenty goals scored in this season by defenders.
Leicester City claims 42 points in their 20 league games which is the best record for their side. They loss two big games against Manchester City & Liverpool conceding seven goals. Leicester City did not lose their new year game since 2008 when they were defeated in Championship by Queen Park Rangers. They also won five games out of six on New Year’s Day.
Predicted Score: Newcastle United 1-2 Leicester City
Newcastle United versus Leicester City Head-to-Head
Newcastle record at home is not impressive against Leicester City as they lose last three Premier League matches. Early in this season Leicester City claim the victory over Newcastle by a big margin 5-0.
In last five clashes between both teams Leicester City won 3 games and Newcastle register a victory in two matches.
Newcastle United versus Leicester City TV Live Stream Info
Where to Watch
Newcastle United vs Leicester City can be watched on beIN Sports, Supersport Africa, BT Sport UK, S Sport Turkey, Canal Sport France, Ziggo Sport Netherland & Sport TV Portugal.
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