PL Preview: Arsenal vs Newcastle (Team News, Current Form, Head to Head and Predictions)

Arsenal host Newcastle United on Saturday’s premier league kick-of and the Gunners will be hoping to bounce back from their 4 nil loss to Liverpool last weekend.

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Newcastle meanwhile would be hoping to climb up from up from the relegation zone in what is gonna be new manager Eddie Howe’s first game in the Newcastle dugout after returning a negative Covid-19

Team News:

Arsenal also have everyone fit apart from Granit Xhaka who remains a long-term absentee.

Newcastle have no fresh injury concerns ahead of Arsenal’s visit, save for Dwight Gayle who was feeling his hamstring slightly and was to be assessed yesterday with Fabian Schar still yet to return

Newcastle Predicted xi: Darlow; Krafth, Lascelles, Lewis; Manquillo, Shelvey, Hayden, Fraser; Saint-Maximin, Wilson

Arsenal Predicted xi: Ramsdale; Tierney, Gabriel, White, Tomiyasu; Partey, Lokonga, Saka, Smith Rowe, Aubameyang; Lacazette

Current Form:

Arsenal have won three out of their last five games, losing once and drawing once while Newcastle are yet to win in their last five, drawing thrice and losing twice.

Head to Head:

Both sides have met 52 times with Arsenal having the clear superior head to head advantage.

In those 52 meetings, the Gunners have won 32 times with the Magpies winning just 10 times and the fixture has witnessed 10 draws.


Arsenal are hoping for a bounce back likewise Newcastle who would be hoping for their first win under new manager Eddie Howe. Hence, it won’t be an easy one.

Nevertheless, Arsenal in front of their home fans are expected to carry the day. Arsenal 2-1 Newcastle.


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