If Newcastle's abysmal form doesn't improve against Swansea, there is a real chance of them being sucked into the relegation fight. Opta presents the vital statistics.
"Since John Carver took charge of Newcastle, only QPR (8) have won fewer points than the Magpies (9, level with Sunderland)."
Swansea are 2.3411/8 in the Draw No Bet market.
Against no side have Newcastle played more Premier League home games without a win than they have against the Swans (3, level with Hull City). The draw is 3.3512/5.
Swansea have won four and drawn one of their last five league clashes with Newcastle United. They are also priced at 3.3512/5 to win.
Since John Carver took charge of Newcastle, only QPR (8) have won fewer points than the Magpies (9, level with Sunderland). Swansea are 2.3411/8 in the Draw No Bet market.
Newcastle's opening goal has come at a later time, on average, than the opener of any other side this term (52nd minute). The odds of the game being 0-0 at half-time are 2.68/5.
St James Park is the only Premier League ground yet to see a penalty awarded this season. Under 2.5 goals is 1.748/11.
Papiss Cisse has scored four goals in four Premier League apps against Swansea. With Cisse suspended, Swansea are 3.613/5 to keep a clean sheet.
Nathan Dyer has not scored or assisted a single Premier League goal in 15 appearances since December 2, 2014. Newcastle are 2.9215/8 to keep a clean sheet.
Swansea's last six Premier League away games have seen them alternate between wins and defeats - if this run was to continue, they'd win this match. They are 5.85/1 to win half-time/full-time.
Newcastle have lost their last three Premier League games at home - they haven't lost four successive home games since February 2014. They are 1.728/11 in the Draw No Bet market.