Tip #1: Back Newcastle to win @ 1.80 with William Hill.
Tip #2: Back Demba Ba to score at anytime @ 1.83 with William Hill
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Newcastle is currently 6th in the table with 44 points in 28 points. The team’s home record is W7-D5-L2, scoring 21 goals in those games and conceding 15. Newcastle is unbeaten in the last 5 home games, but hasn’t been able to win in the last two, drawing against Sunderland and Wolverhampton. Most likely players to score for the team, according to the books is Demba Ba, priced @ 1.83 at anytime. Newcastle is a favorite in this match @ 1.80, but if you are willing to risk it go with the Asian handicap -1.5 @ 3.00.
Last 5 Newcastle Home Matches:
04/03/2012 – Premier League – Newcastle vs. Sunderland D – 1:1
25/02/2012 – Premier League – Newcastle vs. Wolves D – 2:2
05/02/2012 – Premier League – Newcastle vs. Aston Villa W – 2:1
15/01/2012 – Premier League – Newcastle vs. QPR W – 1:0
04/01/2012 – Premier League – Newcastle vs. Man Utd W – 3:0
Norwich is currently taking the 12th spot in the table with 36 points, but due to the density in the middle of the table, a simple victory can send them as far as the 8th spot. The team’s away record is W4-D4-L6, but the team has gotten 3 of those 4 victories in the last 5 games. Of course, Norwich is considered the underdog in this match with odds to win @ 4.50. The team’s captain, Grand Holt is the most likely to score player, according to the books, for Norwich, @ 2.75 at anytime.
Last 5 Norwich Away Matches:
03/03/2012 – Premier League – Stoke vs. Norwich L – 1:0
11/02/2012 – Premier League – Swansea vs. Norwich W – 2:3
01/02/2012 – Premier League – Sunderland vs. Norwich L – 3:0
14/01/2012 – Premier League – W.B.A. vs. Norwich W – 1:2
02/01/2012 – Premier League – QPR vs. Norwich W – 1:2
Last games between Newcastle and Norwich on St. James Park:
27/10/2004 – Carling Cup – Newcastle vs. Norwich 2:1
25/08/2004 – Premier League – Newcastle vs. Norwich 2:2
08/04/1995 – Premier League – Newcastle vs. Norwich 3:0
29/03/1994 – Premier League – Newcastle vs. Norwich 3:0
Although the most recent game was some 8 years ago, Newcastle knows no defeat against Norwich, 3 victories and a draw. Considering how close Liverpool is to Newcastle, if the Magpies would want to keep the 6th spot they would have to win. Back Newcastle to win @ 1.80.
Top goalscorer for Newcastle, Demba Ba with 16 goals has odds of 1.83 to score at anytime and considering he hasn’t been able to since February 2nd, this will be a great opportunity for him to add at least one to his count.