Stoke stand in the way of Newcastle climbing out of the relegation zone. Opta presents the vital statistics.
"The Potters have won four of the last five Premier League home games against the Magpies (L1)."
Stoke are 2.0421/20 to win.
The last four Barclays Premier League meetings between Stoke City and Newcastle United have seen just four goals scored. Under 1.5 goals is 3.412/5.
The Potters have won four of the last five Premier League home games against the Magpies (L1). Stoke are 2.0421/20 to win.
Newcastle have won just two of their last 10 Premier League matches (W2 D2 L6). The draw is 3.55.
Steve McClaren's side have kept just one clean sheet in their last 11 Premier League games. Over 2.5 goals is 2.1211/10.
Newcastle have lost 16 of their last 20 Premier League away games (W2 D2 L16) including the last five in a row. Stoke are 3.412/5 to win half-time/full-time.
Only Aston Villa (6) have won fewer points away from home in the Premier League this season than Newcastle United (7). The draw half-time/Stoke full-time double result is 5.69/2.
Papiss Demba Cisse has scored in three of his four Premier League starts against Stoke and in one of his three sub appearances too. Cisse is 3.711/4 to score.
Marko Arnautovic has scored six goals in his last eight Premier League appearances at the Britannia Stadium. He's 3.052/1 to add to his tally.
In fact, Arnautovic has scored twice as many home goals this season in the Premier League (6) as any other Stoke City player (Bojan & Walters - 3). Arnautovic is 6.86/1 to score the first goal.