Our betting experts preview the EFL Cup match between Newcastle United and Manchester City and offer team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.
When Manchester City arrive at St James’ Park this coming Wednesday to face Newcastle United in the EFL Cup, the latter will be hoping to use their home turf to their advantage in this third-round tie.
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Newcastle United Form
Newcastle United are currently on an unbeaten streak in their last three matches. They started with a 1-0 victory over Brentford, followed by a goalless draw against AC Milan. Their winning momentum resumed with a resounding 0-8 triumph over Sheffield United. In their last six EFL Cup home matches, Newcastle United secured five impressive wins, with no draws but one loss. During this period, they scored 12 goals while conceding seven.
Manchester City Form
Manchester City enter the upcoming match in superb form, having secured victory in their last three consecutive matches. They started by defeating West Ham 1-3, followed by a convincing 3-1 win against FK Crvena Zvezda and a 2-0 triumph over Nottingham Forest. In their last six EFL Cup away matches, Manchester City performed admirably with four wins, scoring 14 goals and conceding nine. They didn’t record any draws but did face two defeats along the way.
Newcastle United vs Manchester City Stats
Here are some facts that might be useful for placing bets on the upcoming game between Newcastle United and Manchester City. The facts are based on statistics from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all tournaments.
- Newcastle have scored in 13 of the last 15 matches
- Newcastle have not lost 10 of the last 12 home matches
- Newcastle have lost the last 3 matches in a row while scoring less than 1.5 goals
- Newcastle have scored in 10 of the last 12 home matches
- Newcastle have conceded in 10 of the last 12 matches
- Manchester City have scored in 36 of the last 37 matches
- Manchester City have not lost 16 of the last 17 away matches
- Manchester City have scored in 16 of the last 17 away matches
- In 8 of the last 9 Manchester City matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- Manchester City have won 9 of the last 11 matches
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Newcastle United vs Manchester City Betting Tips
Newcastle United claimed six wins in the previous 10 matches at home, as well as drawing two and losing two. Manchester City won seven of their last 10 away games, as they also drew two and lost one of these matches. The Citizens have claimed eight wins on the trot.
Both teams to score
Newcastle United scored the first goal in six out of their last ten games. Manchester City scored the opening goal in six of the last ten away from home. Newcastle United have not conceded a goal in three consecutive games. Manchester City managed three wins without conceding a goal in their previous 10 matches.
Newcastle United saw over 2.5 goals in six of their last ten matches, as they scored an average of 2.4 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in six of the last ten games for Manchester City, who scored 2.2 times on average in these matches. Manchester City managed to score at least once in their previous 14 matches.
Match predictions: Newcastle United vs Manchester City
To sum up, the upcoming match between Newcastle United and Manchester City seems to be a good betting opportunity.