It's a relegation six-pointer as Newcastle clash with Southampton. Opta presents the vital statistics.
"Newcastle are winless in their last seven Premier League meetings with Southampton (D3 L4), since a 4-2 win in February 2013."
The draw is 3.211/5.
Newcastle are winless in their last seven Premier League meetings with Southampton (D3 L4), since a 4-2 win in February 2013. The draw is 3.211/5.
Saints have only failed to score in one of their last 19 Premier League games against Newcastle, netting in each of the last 12. Both teams to score is 1.9620/21.
At St James' Park, Newcastle have lost only one of their last 12 Premier League games against Saints (W8 D3 L1). Newcastle are 2.789/5 to win.
After a run of eight home Premier League games without a win (D3 L5), Newcastle won their last game at St James' Park - they've not won back-to-back Premier League games at home since September. Newcastle are 1.9210/11 in the Draw No Bet market.
Only Tottenham (5) are on a longer current unbeaten away run in the Premier League than Southampton (4 - W1 D3). Southampton are 1.548/15 Double Chance.
No side has scored fewer home Premier League goals this season than Newcastle (12, level with Burnley), while the Magpies have also scored a joint-league low 44% of their goals in home games this season (same as West Ham). Under 2.5 goals is 1.75/7.
No side has conceded more headed goals in the Premier League this season than Southampton (11), with five of their last nine goals shipped coming via headers. Over 2.5 goals is 2.3211/8.
Meanwhile, Saints have also shipped a league-high 11 goals from outside the area in the Premier League this season. Over 3.5 goals is 4.47/2.
Rafael Benitez hasn't beaten Southampton in a Premier League match since his first ever meeting with them (1-0 in December 2004), drawing two and losing three since. Southampton are 2.0621/20 Draw No Bet.
Joselu has scored 33% of Newcastle's home Premier League goals this season (4/12). He's 3.7511/4 to score.