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Premier League: Newcastle United vs West Ham – Match preview and betting tip

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Our betting experts at Ace Football preview the Premier League match between Newcastle United and West Ham. Keep reading to get the latest team news, stats and betting tips.

Newcastle United are out to consolidate their place inside the top four of the Premier League table when stepping up against West Ham for a match this coming Saturday. West Ham no doubt have a surprise in mind, but a win for Newcastle United nevertheless seems the likely outcome.

Newcastle United are currently looking at 39 points on their account, having played 20 matches, leaving them two places off the top of the league. West Ham find themselves down in 16th in the standings with 18 points from as many games.

Form: Newcastle United vs West Ham

Newcastle United Form

Their last three matches saw Newcastle United drawing 0-0 with Crystal Palace, before taking out Southampton by 0-1, and Southampton by 2-1. The Magpies won five of their last six Premier League matches at St James’ Park, scoring 12 and conceding one along the way. They also drew once as they remained without defeat.

West Ham Form

West Ham won twice in their last three matches but began by losing 1-0 against Wolverhampton, before beating Everton 2-0. Another win followed, this time by 0-2 against Derby. The Hammers are winless in their last six away games in the Premier League, in which they drew two and lost four. They conceded nine goals while scoring four themselves.

Betting facts for Newcastle United and West Ham

Here are some fun facts that could come in handy when betting on the upcoming match between Newcastle United and West Ham. The facts are based on the data from matches played across all tournaments.

  • Newcastle have not lost the last 19 home matches in a row
  • Newcastle have not lost 27 of the last 29 matches
  • Newcastle have won 9 of the last 10 home matches
  • Newcastle have scored in 17 of the last 19 home matches
  • In the last 9 Newcastle matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • West Ham have conceded in 10 of the last 12 matches
  • In 5 of the last 7 away matches West Ham played, both teams scored
  • West Ham have conceded in 9 of the last 11 away matches
  • In the last 3 West Ham matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
  • West Ham have scored in 7 of the last 8 away matches

Interesting players: Newcastle United vs West Ham

Having scored just once lately in the Premier League, Miguel Almiron will be eager to hit the target again, and the upcoming game presents an opportunity to step up. West Ham hope Jarrod Bowen can inflict some damage after scoring two goals in his last match.

Betting markets: Newcastle United vs West Ham

Full-time result

St James’ Park saw nine wins for Newcastle United in their last 10 here across all tournaments. They also drew one and lost zero, while West Ham won five of their 10 most recent outings on their travels, whilst drawing two and losing three. Newcastle United are on a fantastic streak of no less than 15 matches in a row without defeat, including their last 11 at home.

Both teams to score

Newcastle United scored the first goal in six out of their last ten games. West Ham got the opening goal in four out of their last ten away games. Newcastle United have not conceded a goal in 6 consecutive games, winning five of their matches last 10 matches without conceding a goal. The Magpies have scored in 6 consecutive league meetings with West Ham.

Total goals

Over 2.5 goals came out three times in the previous ten matches across all tournaments for Newcastle United, who scored an average of 1.1 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals came up in four of West Ham’s previous ten matches across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.6 goals in these matches. Newcastle United kept a clean sheet in eight Premier League matches on the spin.

Suggested bet: Newcastle United vs West Ham

In conclusion, we have a free betting prediction for this game between Newcastle United and West Ham. The betting tip was formed based on the abovementioned statements.