Newcastle United vs Arsenal Intro
Newcastle United face a difficult task at home to the excelling Arsenal. Arsenal have been in great form all season and deservedly find themselves amongst the league leaders. For Newcastle United, their campaign hasn’t progressed as well, and they’ll be looking for the points to attain a more comfortable finishing position. This Premier League clash takes place at St James’ Park on Monday May 16, 2022. Kick off is scheduled for 7:00 PM.
Entering matchweek 37, Eddie Howe’s Newcastle United side sit in the 14th place on the table with 43 points from 36 games played while Mikel Arteta’s Arsenal squad are currently on 66 points sitting in the 4th place. We’re deep inside the second half of the season, and there’s a difference in fortunes between Newcastle United and Arsenal in the Premier League table. The two teams are separated by 23 points and 10 places.
Newcastle United vs Arsenal Form
Following their last round loss to Manchester City, Newcastle United have seen a form run of L,L,W,W,W earning 9 points from their last five matches. Meanwhile, Arsenal lost to Tottenham but have still managed 12 points from the last five games. Newcastle United have been great at home in recent weeks, winning four games and 12 points in their last five matches at their St James’ Park. Arsenal have won six points from last five games played away from home.
Newcastle United vs Arsenal H2H
Monday’s meeting between these two clubs will be their 46th, as the rivalry continues. This looks like going the way of Arsenal if history plays a factor. Newcastle United has only won 5 times when these two have met, with Arsenal winning on 32 occasions. These two sides know each other well but it is Arsenal that has come out on top more times down through the years. It has also won all six of the the most recent meetings.
Newcastle United vs Arsenal Analysis
Newcastle United lost their last game. Eddie Howe’s men were facing Manchester City. The game ended with a score of 0-5. Now Eddie Howe’s men are fully focusing on facing Arsenal. While facing Manchester City, Newcastle United had 29% of ball possession. Many punters rely on shots on goal data for a given team. In their last game, Newcastle United had 7 shots in attack and 22 shots conceded. Meanwhile, Arsenal lost their last match. Mikel Arteta’s men were up against Tottenham. At the final wistle, the score board showed 0-3. In their match against Tottenham, Arsenal claimed 43% of the ball. In terms of shots on goal, Arsenal struck a total of 9 shots in attack while in defence conceding 16 shots.
Newcastle United vs Arsenal Odds
Taking a look at the bookmakers’ odds, the favourite for this match between Newcastle United and Arsenal is Arsenal.