Newcastle United vs Arsenal – Predictions and Free Bets

Published: May 6, 2023
Author: Joe Kizlauskas
Last Updated: May 6, 2023

The Premier League game at St James’ Park this coming Sunday will see visitors Arsenal facing home side Newcastle United.

Newcastle United vs Arsenal Stats

  • Newcastle have not lost 32 of the last 34 home matches
  • Newcastle have won 8 of the last 9 matches while scoring more than 1.5 goals
  • Newcastle have lost 7 of the last 9 matches and both teams scored at the same time
  • Newcastle have won 8 of the last 9 matches
  • Newcastle have scored in 16 of the last 18 home matches
  • In the last 11 Arsenal matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • Arsenal have scored in the last 15 matches in a row
  • In 12 of the last 14 Arsenal matches the sum of goals was over 3.5
  • In 9 of the last 10 matches Arsenal played, both teams scored
  • Arsenal have not lost 11 of the last 13 matches

Newcastle United vs Arsenal Squad lists

Newcastle United Squad

The 45-year-old coach of the home team, Eddie Howe, will select the lineup against Arsenal from this squad:

  • Pope, Trippier, Burn, Schaer, Botman, Willock, Guimaraes, Longstaff, Joelinton, Almiron, Wilson, Murphy, Isak, Saint-Maximin, Targett, Fraser, Gordon, Lascelles, Anderson, Karius, Gillespie, Dubravka, Krafth, Ashby, Lewis, Manquillo, Dummett, Ritchie, Longstaff.

Arsenal Squad

Below is the full team squad of Arsenal. The manager Arteta will pick his starting XI against Newcastle United from these players:

  • Ramsdale, White, Saka, Nketiah, Rowe, Vieira, Gabriel, Jesus, Martinelli, Xhaka, Kiwior, Jorginho, Tierney, Trossard, Oedegaard, Turner, Elneny, Zinchenko, Nelson, Holding, Tomiyasu, Partey, Saliba.

Newcastle United vs Arsenal Lineups

Newcastle United vs Arsenal Preview

Newcastle United are enjoying their football currently with three wins on the bounce, and it began with a 6-1 win against Tottenham. They went on to beat Everton by 1-4, before also getting the better of Southampton in a 3-1 victory. Newcastle United targeted a place inside the top six before the Premier League season. However, ranked inside the top three, they are dreaming of medals after a great campaign. Newcastle United claimed four wins in their last six Premier League matches at the St James’ Park. They came through these games with a record of one draw and one defeat, in which they conceded six and scored 14 goals.

Arsenal claimed four points in their last three matches, starting by a 3-3 draw with Southampton. A 4-1 defeat against Manchester City was next up, before beating Chelsea by 3-1. Newcastle United targeted a place inside the top six before the Premier League season. However, ranked inside the top three, they are dreaming of medals after a great campaign. Arsenal won half their previous six away matches in the Premier League, as well as seeing two draws and suffering one defeat. They scored 13 goals whilst conceding ten. Arsenal have been prolific goalscorers in the Premier League, not least away from home. Until now, they have been on target 33 times, making them the most scoring away side, while also letting in 17 goals.

Newcastle United vs Arsenal H2H

Newcastle United won just one of their 9 most recent encounters against Arsenal. Newcastle United and Arsenal had to settle for a point each in their most recent match, which finished with a 0-0 scoreline. The best betting odds on a draw at full-time with the bookies are at 3.60. Newcastle United have a 20% win rate in the against Arsenal, who won seven of these matches. The total record reads 2-1-7, which is worth keeping in mind before you make a choice for your next accumulator, depending on your betting strategy.

Current Premier League standings

Arsenal have taken the lead in the Premier League after collecting 78 points from their initial 34 encounters. Newcastle United trail them by 65 points after 33 rounds, leaving them as number 3 in the table.

Full Time Betting

Newcastle United won seven of the previous 10 home matches across all tournaments, while drawing two and losing one as well. Arsenal won four from a possible 10 away from home, as they also drew three and lost three in this run. Newcastle United scored the opening goal an impressive six times in 10 games on home soil, while Arsenal did it in six of their last 10 away games.

Both Teams to Score

Newcastle United and Arsenal settled for a point in a 0-0 draw, when last faced with each other. The best betting odds on a another draw at full-time with the bookies are at 3.60. In the 4 most recent Premier League encounters between Newcastle United and Arsenal there were under 2.5 goals. In two of the previous ten matches between Newcastle United and Arsenal both teams scored.

Over/Under Tips

Both teams to not score paid out eight times in the past ten encounters between Arsenal and Newcastle United, whereas under 2.5 goals happened four times. Newcastle United scored an average of 0.5 goals a game, with Arsenal averaging 1.7 goals in this run. Over 2.5 goals came out eight times in the previous ten matches across all tournaments for Newcastle United, who scored an average of 2.6 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals happened in nine of the last ten games for Arsenal, who managed to hit the net 2.5 times on average in these games.

About Joe Kizlauskas

Joe is a seasoned iGaming copywriter and speaker who has been in the business since 2015. He's written more words on all elements of iGaming than he likes to remember, and he's contributed material to a number of well-known brands. Joe may be seen playing 5 a side, at the gym or playing games on his Playstation when he is not writing.