Arsenal vs Newcastle United: Match Preview, Predictions, Lineups, Team News

Arsenal vs Newcastle United Preview, Predictions 
English Premier League, England
Date: Saturday, 16th December 2017
Kick off at 15:00 [UTC/UK]
Venue: Emirates Stadium, London, England

Arsenal vs Newcastle United Preview, Predictions, Lineups, Team News: Will Arsenal Manage to enter top five positions in the Premier League beating the out of form Newcastle, or their opponents will make a comeback?

Arsenal vs Newcastle United Possible Lineups

Arsenal vs Newcastle United Preview, Predictions, Lineups: Following players are expected to start from both sides in the upcoming game of the English Premier League:


Expected Formation: 4-2-3-1

Arsenal Expected Lineup
Arsenal Expected Lineup

Newcastle United:

Expected Formation: 4-2-3-1

Newcastle Expected Lineup
Newcastle Expected Lineup

Arsenal vs Newcastle United Recent Performance

Arsenal vs Newcastle United Preview, Prediction: Let us have a quick look at the performance of both these teams in their recent games in the English Premier League:


In their last five games in the Premier League, Arsenal won two, lost one and rest two were draws. Their recent away game against hammers was a draw as both teams failed to score. Arsenal’s away clash against Southampton was a 1-1 draw. In a home game against Manchester United, Arsenal faced a thrashing 1-3 defeat. The last victory they enjoyed was about a two week against, which was a dominating 5-0 home victory over Huddersfield Town. Arsenal also defeated Burney with 0-1 on their opponent’s turf.
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Newcastle United:

Their form is pretty poor recently in the English Premier League. In their last five games, Newcastle United have lost four games, and rest one was a draw. In recent home clash against Everton, Newcastle United was defeated with 0-1. Another home encounter against Leicester City resulted in tense 2-3 defeat for Newcastle United. Chelsea trashed them with a 3-1 city in an away encounter. In their away game against West Bromwich, Newcastle United game tough fight, but the game resulted in a 2-2 draw. They faced a maiden 0-3 defeat against Watford at home.
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Arsenal vs Newcastle United Team News, Tactical Analysis

Arsenal vs Newcastle United Preview, Predictions, Team News: Here is a quick look at injuries, suspensions, etc news ahead of this major game from both sides. Let us also understand how this game will affect their rankings:


CMF Santi Cazorla will miss the game, it is even doubtful if he would ever enter the field again in his life. Rest of the squad is fit and ready to take on their upcoming opponents.

They are currently in the 7th position with 30 points. Since they are only one point behind from 4th position, it is a nice opportunity to grab a big win and pump up their rankings a bit. Looking at the other aspect, they are four points ahead of 6th position, so they are safe for one more defeat/draw.

Newcastle United:

Newcastle will miss CMF Jonjo Shelvey due to suspension sustained on Wednesday. It was his second red card this season. Rest of the squad is all set to play in this important-upcoming encounter in the English Premier League.

Their situation on points table is pretty bad. They are on 16th position, only 1 point ahead of West Ham and Crystal Palace. These teams are showing good performance recently. A defeat will full Newcastle United in risk of falling at the bottom of the table. However, a victory can promote them up to 3 positions.

Arsenal vs Newcastle United Head to Head Stats

  • Arsenal and Newcastle United have a long history of 157 meetings, in which, Arsenal Won 65 games, Newcastle United won 58, where rest 34 were draws
  • In their last five encounters, Arsenal won all five

Arsenal vs Newcastle United Predictions

Regardless how bad they perform on enemy turf, Arsenal has maintained a good home record that kept them alive in the race of top four. We are expecting that form to remain unharmed. Newcastle United has a big challenge to face here.

Final Score 1 – 1
Can you predict the score?

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