Value football predictions for Newcastle United vs Leicester City
Newcastle United face Leicester City in the 21st round of the Premier League. The meeting will be played on January 1, Wednesday, starting at 5:00 pm on St. James’ Park.
Newcastle United will have a tough start in 2020 after accepting Lester’s runner-up team. The hosts ranked 11th in the provisional 25-point standings. They have won 35% of their games this season, scoring 20 goals and allowing 30 goals. Steve Bruce’s alumni finished off quite a bit in 2019 after allowing two losses in their last two games. In the last round, Newcastle United conceded a 1-2 defeat to Everton and previously lost 1:4 to Manchester United at Old Traford Stadium. The last success of the team was 1-0 at home against Crystal Palace. Newcastle United have won 3 of their past 5 households and also draw 2-2 against Manchester City during this period, so it has its chances against Leicester on Wednesday.
The guests are second in the temporary standings with a 42-point asset, with one point ahead of the third Manchester City. Leicester recorded an important 2-1 success as a guest of West Ham in their final game for 2019. Even without his big star Jamie Vardy, who stayed out of the group for the match, Leicester beat the Londoners at their stadium and achieved another impressive result. In his last five home games, Brendan Rodgers’s team has 3 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw. The loss was 1-3 from Manchester City, as Leicester has played in his past 10 away appearances in all tournaments and will seek to do so against Newcastle.
Forward Jamie Vardy will return for the visitors in the upcoming match and will be keen to score more goals. He has 17 goals since the start of the season and is a leading Premier League player. Leicester won 5-0 against this rival at home in September, expecting another success for The Foxes and betting on Final 2. Place your bets with our value football predictions!