Newcastle United vs Aston Villa – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: October 25, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: October 25, 2022

The spotlight is on both Newcastle United and Aston Villa, as the Premier League rivals go looking to boost their points tally. They face each other this coming Saturday at St James’ Park. Looking at the Premier League standings, the current difference between the sides is nine points and ten places.

Newcastle United vs Aston Villa Stats

  • Newcastle have not lost the last 11 home matches in a row
  • Newcastle have not lost 13 of the last 14 matches
  • Newcastle have scored in 17 of the last 19 home matches
  • Newcastle have scored in 8 of the last 10 matches
  • Newcastle have won 3 of the last 4 matches
  • Aston Villa have conceded in 12 of the last 14 matches
  • Aston Villa have not won 7 of the last 8 matches
  • Aston Villa have conceded in 8 of the last 9 away matches
  • Aston Villa have not won 6 of the last 7 away matches

Newcastle United vs Aston Villa Lineups

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Eddie Howe’s Newcastle United should be high on confidence, as their last three matches saw them gain seven points. They started off drawing 0-0 with Manchester United, before beating first Everton by 1-0, then Tottenham in a 1-2 win. Newcastle United won three of their previous six matches at St James’ Park in the Premier League. They drew three and suffered zero defeats, scoring 12 goals to five against. Newcastle United have played three draws at St James’ Park so far this season in the Premier League this season. No team have drawn as many matches on home soil.

In their last three matches, Aston Villa lost against Chelsea and Fulham by 0-2 and 3-0, respectively, and beat Brentford by 4-0. In their last six Premier League away matches, Aston Villa failed to win even once. Instead, they’ve drawn two and lost four, scoring three while also conceding 11 times. Aston Villa proved themselves generous visitors in the Premier League this season, conceding 11 goals so far. This leaves them with the worst defensive record of all teams from their away matches.

Newcastle United vs Aston Villa H2H

Newcastle United triumphed in a 1-0 win against Aston Villa, the last time they faced off. However, Aston Villa secured a 2-0 win in the match before that. Neither side have been the dominant force in recent meetings between Newcastle United and Aston Villa, as Aston Villa won three of the last ten matches, while Newcastle United won two matches of these ten encounters. The bookies have Aston Villa to win this match at the best price odds of 4.00.

Current table in the Premier League

Full Time Betting

Going undefeated through their last 10 matches at St James’ Park, Newcastle United won seven and drew three. Aston Villa won three of their previous 10 away games across all tournaments, in which they drew three and lost four. Newcastle United managed four wins without conceding a single goal in the previous 10 matches at home.

Both Teams to Score

Newcastle United beat Aston Villa by 1-0 in their most recent match, while Aston Villa claimed a 2-0 win in the match prior to that. Both teams to score only came out three times in the previous ten games between Aston Villa and Newcastle United. Odds on both teams not to score are best priced at 1.95 with the bookies.

Over/Under Tips

Under 2.5 goals happened ten times in the last ten encounters between these two rivals. Newcastle United managed an average of 0.5 goals, with Aston Villa averaging 0.9 goals in these. Both teams not to score was a winning bet seven times in this run of matches. Newcastle United saw over 2.5 goals in five of their last ten matches across the tournaments, as they scored an average of 1.7 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals appeared in four of the last ten matches that Aston Villa played across all tournaments this season. They scored 1.2 times on average in the process.

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Josh lives in Edinburgh, Scotland, and works as a website editor. He has previously worked for several prominent online sites and, as a former professional golfer, specialises in sports and iGaming. Josh has almost a decade of experience as a freelancer and has received excellent reviews from current and previous clients.