In eight previous head-to-head meetings of teams, a bet was made on total under (2.5) goals. Seven of Newcastle's 10 previous encounters have missed more than two goals. In three of the last five away games of Crystal Palace played the total under outcome (2.5). In the first round match of the Premier League, Newcastle defeated an away opponent 2:0.Bet Now!
In 2021 Newcastle suffered five defeats in a row, scoring just two goals in those matches. The Magpies gave three points each to Leeds (1:2), Aston Villa (0:2), Arsenal (0:2), Sheffield United (0:1) and Leicester (1:2). This series was interrupted quite sensationally in the last round.
Being a clear outsider of the away meeting with Everton, the team outplayed the rival in Liverpool, scoring two goals towards the end of the meeting (2:0). Also, the Black-and-Whites were liable to play in the FA Cup, where they left the tournament at the 1/32 finals, losing to Arsenal in additional halves (0:2).
The upcoming home match will miss two injured defenders, namely Paul Dummett and Federico Fernandez.
In the last round of the Premier League, Roya Hodson's squad beat Wolverhampton at home (1:0). The only goal in this match was scored by the midfielder of Londoners Eberechi Eze. So "Crystal Palace" interrupted the streak without victories, which dragged on for three rounds. During this period, the team shared points with Arsenal in the derby (0:0) and alternately lost to Manchester City (0:4) and West Ham (0:3).
In the FA Cup the Eagles also failed to show themselves. They lost a ticket to the next round of the competition to Wolverhampton (0:1). The meeting will be missed by two defenders, namely by James Tomkins and Mamadou Sako. Also, midfielder Jeffrey Schlupp will not play.
In the face-to-face confrontation between Newcastle and Crystal Palace, there is a downward trend. Considering that teams are not showing high performance in the current season, we expect a duel, the outcome of which will be decided by one or two goals.
Our prediction is a total under 2.5 goals with odds of 1.74 at the 1xBet bookmaker.
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