Newcastle and Chelsea face at St. James' Park, in a match for the 23 th round of the Premier League. In the last head ‑ to ‑ head between these teams in this competition, on 19‑10‑2019, Chelsea won at home by (1‑0). The history of direct matches played at this stadium indicates balance between these two teams, since there was 1 draw and 1 win for each team in the last 3 matches. However, in the last head ‑ to ‑ head played at this stadium, in a match for the Barclays Premier League, on 26‑08‑2018, Chelsea won by (1‑2). The goals of the match were scored by Joselu (83 ') for Newcastle and by E. Hazard (76') and D. Yedlin (87 'Own goal) for Chelsea. Special attention is needed for the home / away condition, as both teams show significantly different results in their home and away matches.
After 7 wins, 5 draws and 10 losses, the home team is in 13th position, having won 26 points. In the last match, they have tied in an away match against Wolverhampton by (1‑1), after in the previous match they have lost (0‑3) at home, against Leicester City. This is a team affected by the home factor, which is stronger when playing against their fans, since in the last 30 matches they have recorded 5 wins, 2 draws and 8 losses as a visitor, with 19 goals scored and 26 conceded, against 7 wins, 5 draws and 3 losses at home, with 19 goals scored and 15 conceded. In their last match, for the FA Cup, they won Rochdale at home by (4‑1). In the last 10 home matches for the league, Newcastle has recorded 4 wins, 4 draws and 2 losses, having won 16 points out of 30 possible. In their home league matches, the most frequent scorer at halftime was 0‑0 (5 out of 11 matches). The team allowed goals to its opponent in 8 of the last 10 games, reason why it has not presented great defensive solidity, but its attack has scored regularly, since it managed to concretize in 7 of the last 10 games in this competition. In 22 matches in this competition, he suffered the first goal 12 times and only managed 2 turns on the scoreboard.
Newcastle's big goal remains to stay in the Premier League and know that they will need to keep grating throughout the rounds. The idea is to achieve as many good results as possible to get away from the relegation zone. Having a more relaxed championship at the end is your wish, but for that you must show a lot of service on the pitch. Therefore, it is essential to have good results in front of your fan, no matter how much he faces someone who is better in the competition. In this match Yoshinori Muto, Allan Saint-Maximin and Jack Colback will be left out for being in the medical department.
The visiting team is currently in 4th place, with 39 points won,
after 12 wins, 3 draws and 7 losses. In the penultimate match, they tied
for Brighton & Hove Albion by (1‑1). In the last match, they won at
home against Burnley by (3‑0). This is a team that, curiously, has more
positive results away than at home, since in the last 30 games they
have recorded 9 wins, 3 draws and 3 losses as a visitor, with a total of
31 goals scored and 23 conceded. At home, he won 8 wins, 1 draw and 6
losses, with a total of 27 goals scored and 16 conceded. In the last 10
away matches Chelsea have recorded 7 wins, 1 draw and 2 losses, having
won 22 points out of 30 possible. They have conceded goals in 8 of the
last 10 matches, so they haven't shown great defensive solidity, but
their offense has scored consistently, as they have scored goals in 7 of
the last 10 matches for this competition. In their away matches for
this competition there is a tendency for goals, since 9 out of 11 ended
with Over 2.5 goals on the scoreboard. In 22 matches in this
competition, he suffered the first goal 7 times and only managed 1 turn
on the scoreboard. In the last 11 away matches for this competition,
there is 1 period that stands out: they suffered 7 of their 19 goals
between minutes (76' ‑ 90 ').
Chelsea's fight in the current edition of the English league is for a place in the Champions League and will not give up on that. As there is a balance at the top of the table, you know the need to maintain regularity throughout the games. It doesn't matter if you play at home or away from home, because you know what points need to be added. Therefore, he comes to this match determined at least a draw to obtain, but he knows that he has the capacity to even win. In this match Marco van Ginkel, Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Christian Pulisic will be left out for being in the medical department.
Newcastle United haven't won any of their last 3 games against Chelsea FC.
Jonjo Shelvey is Newcastle United's top scorer with 5 goals. Tammy Abraham has scored 13 times for Chelsea FC.
A year ago, Newcastle United were number 18 in the table with 18 points. Now they are number 13 with 26 points.
Chelsea FC haven't lost in their last 4 games.
The most common result of matches between Newcastle United and Chelsea FC when Newcastle United is playing at home is 0-0. 4 matches have ended with this result.
The most common result of matches between Newcastle United and Chelsea FC is 0-1. 10 matches have ended with this result.
Newcastle United wins 1st half in 35% of their matches, Chelsea FC in 43% of their matches.
Newcastle United wins 35% of halftimes, Chelsea FC wins 43%.
Chelsea FC's performance of the last 5 matches is better than Newcastle United's.
In Premier League, Chelsea FC has better performance than Newcastle United.
Chelsea FC have lost just 1 of their last 5 Premier League games against Newcastle United.
Newcastle United have won just 1 of their last 5 Premier League games against Chelsea FC.
Chelsea FC have lost just 1 of their last 5 games against Newcastle United (in all competitions).
In the last 5 meetings Newcastle United won 1, Chelsea FC won 4, 0 draws.
The winner of their last meeting was Chelsea FC.
On their last meeting Chelsea FC won by 1 goals.
Newcastle United scores 1 goals in a match against Chelsea FC and Chelsea FC scores 1.6 goals against Newcastle United (on average).
Newcastle United scores 1.42 goals when playing at home and Chelsea FC scores 1.86 goals when playing away (on average).
Average number of goals in meetings between Newcastle United and Chelsea FC is 2.6.
When Newcastle United leads 1-0 at home, they win in 81% of their matches.
When Chelsea FC leads 0-1 away, they win in 80% of their matches.
When Newcastle United is down 0-1 home, they win 28% of their matches.
When Chelsea FC is down 1-0 away, they win 20% of their matches.
Average number of goals in the first half in meetings between Newcastle United and Chelsea FC is 1.
Last season Chelsea FC won both games against Newcastle United (2-1 at home and 2-1 away).
Newcastle United have conceded a goal in each of their last 6 matches.
During the last 27 meetings with Newcastle United playing at home, Newcastle United have won 12 times, there have been 7 draws while Chelsea FC have won 8 times. The goal difference is 34-27 in favour of Newcastle United.
Newcastle United haven't scored in 3 of their 11 home matches in Premier League this season.
Chelsea FC haven't scored in 1 of their 11 away matches in Premier League this season.
During the last 56 meetings, Newcastle United have won 14 times, there have been 14 draws while Chelsea FC have won 28 times. The goal difference is 83-51 in favour of Chelsea FC.
Did you know that Chelsea FC scores 23% of their goals between the minutes 46-60?
Did you know that Newcastle United scores 24% of their goals between the minutes 16-30?