Alan Pardew goes head-to-head with the man tipped to replace him when Newcastle face Hull. Opta have all the stats.
"None of the last six competitive meetings between Hull and Newcastle have ended as a home win (four away wins and two draws)."
None of the last six competitive meetings between Hull and Newcastle have ended as a home win (four away wins and two draws). Hull are 2.568/5 in the Draw No Bet market.
Indeed, the Tigers have won on four of their last five trips to St James' Park in all competitions (L1). Hull are 3.7511/4 to win.
Newcastle have scored only 17 goals in the Premier League in 2014, fewer than any other ever-present side this year. Under 2.5 goals is 1.758/11.
Hull are just one of five teams to score in all four of their games this season (along with Arsenal, Chelsea, Everton & Swansea). Over 2.5 goals is priced at 2.285/4.
Newcastle have lost eight of their last 12 Premier League games at St James Park (W3 D1). Hull are 5.04/1 to win to nil.
Hull have scored at least once in eight of their last nine Premier League away games. They are 1.548/15 to score.
Hull have made more clearances than any other side in the PL this season (186). They are 3.9 to keep a clean sheet.
Alan Pardew now has the same Premier League win percentage at Newcastle (36%) as he did at West Ham. Newcastle are 5.79/2 to be relegated.