A defeat for Newcastle against Stoke could spell the end for Alan Pardew's time as manager. Opta are on hand with all the vital statistics.
"Stoke have won three of their last four Barclays Premier League home games against Newcastle."
Stoke have won three of their last four Barclays Premier League home games against Newcastle. They are 2.1411/10 to win.
The Magpies have only mustered one clean sheet in 10 previous Premier League encounters with the Potters. Over 2.5 goals is 2.35/4.
After 10 Premier League appearances without a goal or assist, Peter Crouch both scored & assisted against QPR last time out. Crouch is 3.02/1 to score.
Alan Pardew's side have conceded two or more goals in 10 of their last 13 league games. Over 3.5 goals is priced at 4.57/2.
Stoke are the only team yet to score a home goal in the Premier League this season. Newcastle are 4.03/1 to keep a clean sheet.
Three of Stoke's last four Premier League home games have ended as 0-1 home defeats. Newcastle are 12.011/1 to come away with a 1-0 victory.
Stoke's last three Premier League games on a Monday have ended 1-1. The 1-1 draw is priced at 7.613/2.
This fixture was on a Monday night in 2011-12 and Demba Ba scored a perfect hat-trick (header, left-foot, right-foot) as Newcastle won 3-1. The odds of a hat-trick being score are 26.025/1.
Newcastle have lost their last four Premier League games on a Monday, conceding 12 goals in the process. Stoke are 3.7511/4 to win half-time/full-time.