Newcastle has now the chance to get his first victory in Premier League.
Newcastle not won a single game so far in Premier. They got only 4 draws. Their last game was a draw away with Swansea. Both teams scored 2 goals. For Newcastle, Papiss Demba Cisse was the hero , scoring 2 goals, one in each half. At home the team is playing much better than away. They got 2 draws with Hull (2-2) and Crystal Palace (3-3) and a lost with Manchester City (0-2) . The main goalscorer for Newcastle is Papiss Demba Cisse with 4 goals so far. Alan Pardew could not rely on 5 players for this game , all being injured (Taylor Ryan , Gutierrez Jonas, de Jong Siem, Santon Davide, Aarons Rolando ).
Leicester is in a better position than Newcastle. They have so far 2 wins and 3 draws. All of the game lost were away. In the last game they got a draw at home with Burnley , score 2-2. Schlupp Jeffery and Mahrez Riyad scored the goals for Newcastle. At home the team is playing better , not losing a single game so far. They won against Manchester United , score 5-3 and got a 1-1 draw with Arsenal. Ulloa Jose Leonardo is the main goalscorer for Leicester with 5 goals. From Leicester only two player will miss this match Upson Mattew and Esteban Cambiasso due to injury.
Prediction (Newcastle to win)
Newcastle and Leicester met before many times. Most of the times Newcastle won. Last time when Leicester won St James Park it was in 2000, score 0-2. In the previous season , Newcastle won the first leg ,score 1-0 and in the second leg the score was 0-0. Newcastle is the main favorite to win this game . They have the home field advantage and even if they not won so far a single game in this season I think in this game they will get all the points at stake. Leicester scored only a single game away, while Newcastle scored in almost all the games at home.
Teams form :
Newcastle : D L W D L
Leicester : D L W W D
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