Match Date: Sat, 14-Dec-19
Kick-Off Time: 15:00 GMT

Fixtures

Burnley‘s last game in the Premier League – 2019/2020 was on Sat, 07-Dec-19. The match ended in a L for this game’s hosts with a final score of Tottenham 5 : 0 Burnley.

Newcastle United‘s last game in the Premier League – 2019/2020 was on Sun, 08-Dec-19. The match ended in a W for this game’s guests with a final score of Newcastle United 2 : 1 Southampton.


Standings

Newcastle United are currently sitting higher in the league table. They are in slot number 11 in the standings. After 16 rounds so far, they have 22 points from 6 wins, 4 draws and 6 losses. The team scored 17 goals and conceded 23 since the start of the season. Making their goal difference -6.

Burnley are number 13 in the league table standings. After 16 rounds so far, they have 18 points from 5 wins, 3 draws and 8 losses. The team scored 21 goals and conceded 29 since the start of the season. Making their goal difference -8.


Team News

Burnley will have to check on a number of injury concerns heading into Saturday’s match against an in-form Newcastle.
Sean Dyche will desperately hope to have the likes of Ashley Barnes, Ashley Westwood and Charlie Taylor available here.

Allan Saint-Maximin will miss the festive period with a hamstring problem in a huge blow to Newcastle.
Fabian Schar is on standby to replace Ciaran Clark with Jamaal Lascelles still unavailable, while Christian Atsu is the natural replacement for Saint-Maximin.
Andy Carroll made an important impact from the bench against Southampton and could soon be given a start in attack over Joelinton.
Steve Bruce has says he will take no risks with Miguel Almiron, who is struggling with a muscle injury, which suggests he will miss out here.


Top Players

Burnley‘s top scorer this season is A. Barnes with 6 goals so far this season. D. McNeil has assisted the most with 4 assists since the start of the campaign.

Newcastle United‘s top scorer this season is J. Shelvey with 5 goals so far this season. C. Atsu has assisted the most with 3 assists since the start of the campaign.


Head To Head

When it comes to direct head to head meetings between these two sides, Burnley‘s winning record is 1/6. The visitors’ record is 2/6. 3/6 is the draw record between them.

The last match between the two side was on 26-02-2019 and the final score was Newcastle United 2 : 0 Burnley.


Betting Tips

Both teams to score @ 1.90 – BET HERE

Over 2.5 goals @ 1.53 – BET HERE