Liverpool will return to the top of the Premier League with a victory over Newcastle. Opta rates their chances.
"Newcastle manager Rafael Benitez has only faced Birmingham City (8) more often in the Premier League without winning than he has versus former side Liverpool (P5 W0 D3 L2)."
Newcastle United have only lost one of their last seven home Premier League games against Liverpool (0-6 in April 2013), winning four and drawing the other two. The draw is 5.39/2.
Liverpool have won their last two Premier League games against Newcastle - they haven't won three in a row against them since a run of four between November 2007 and May 2009. A Liverpool win is 1.384/11.
Liverpool have lost 10 away Premier League games against Newcastle, only losing more against Man Utd (16), Chelsea (14) and Spurs (12). A Newcastle victory is 10.519/2.
Newcastle have won their last four home league matches in the month of May, scoring 13 goals and conceding just once. They are 18.017/1 to win to nil.
Newcastle have won six of their last seven Premier League home games, netting at least twice in each victory (L1). They are 8.07/1 in the Draw No Bet market.
Liverpool have won their last seven Premier League matches, scoring 20 goals and conceding five. The Reds are on the longest current unbeaten run in the Premier League (15 games, W11 D4). Liverpool are 2.26/5 to win to nil.
Newcastle manager Rafael Benitez has only faced Birmingham City (8) more often in the Premier League without winning than he has versus former side Liverpool (P5 W0 D3 L2). The draw half-time/Liverpool full-time double result is 4.47/2.
Newcastle's Ayoze Perez has scored in three consecutive Premier League games, netting five goals in total. Indeed, he's scored seven goals in his last seven games in the competition, as many as he had in his previous 33. Perez is 5.59/2 to score.
After a run of six Premier League games without a goal, Liverpool's Mohamed Salah has scored four in his last four in the competition. Salah is 2.111/10 to find the net.
Liverpool defender Andrew Robertson has provided 11 Premier League assists this season - no defender has ever supplied more in a single campaign in the competition. The Scotsman has provided the most assists of any player not to score themselves in the Premier League this season. Over 2.5 goals is 1.84/5.
Dan Fitch 2018/19 Season P/L
Staked: 276.00 pts
Returned: 290.83 pts
P/L: +14.83 pts