FootyMAD's Newcastle United match preview
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Saturday, 4th October 2008
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Everton and Newcastle United at 16:00 on Sunday, 5th October 2008 in the Premier League.
Everton prepare to entertain Newcastle United at Goodison Park on Sunday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Toffees are clearly on top, winning 56.41% of the games played between the two.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Goodison Park was less than a year ago, in May 2008, with Everton running out comfortable 3-1 winners in a Premier League match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2007/2008||Sun 11 May||Everton||3-1||Newcastle Utd.||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sun 07 Oct||Newcastle Utd.||3 - 2||Everton||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sat 30 Dec||Everton||3 - 0||Newcastle Utd.||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sun 24 Sep||Newcastle Utd.||1 - 1||Everton||PREM|
|2005/2006||Sat 25 Feb||Newcastle Utd.||2 - 0||Everton||PREM|
|2005/2006||Sun 27 Nov||Everton||1 - 0||Newcastle Utd.||PREM|
|2004/2005||Sat 07 May||Everton||2 - 0||Newcastle Utd.||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Everton's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While Toffees have scored 9, a worringly large 13 have been leaked at the other end.
Newcastle Utd.'s away form is none too clever either, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Magpies have hit 8 goals, 14 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Everton find themselves struggling down in 14th position in the league having picked up 7 points from their 6 matches. Newcastle Utd. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premier League with a return of just 4 points from their 6 games thus far.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Attention punters! I see this as an opportunity for the Toffees to get the show back on the road by taking all the three points available. Home Win
|Everton||Failed to win in previous 4 home matches.|
Latest 3 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
|Newcastle Utd.||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.|
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
An overall losing run of 5 games.
No win in the 5 most recent games.