Newcastle – Tottenham FREE PICKS
Newcastle United and Tottenham Hotspur meet at St. James’ Park, in a match for the 1st round of the Premier League. The record of direct confrontations in this stadium is favorable to the visiting team, which in the last 4 matches won 3 and lost 1. Indeed, the last time these two teams met in this stadium was on 13-08-2017, in a Match for the Premier League that ended with the victory of Tottenham Hotspur by (0-2). D. Alli (61 ‘) and B. Davies (70’) scored the match goals for Tottenham Hotspur. the Tottenham Hotspur presents considerable differences in their results at home and as a visitor, so in this game the home factor may be decisive.
This is the first match in this edition of the home team competition, which finished the previous edition in the 10th position. This is a team that usually maintains its competitive levels in home and away matches, since in the last 30 matches they register 4 wins, 4 draws and 7 losses in away matches, with 15 goals scored and 24 conceded; against 6 wins, 3 draws and 6 losses at their stadium, with 17 goals scored and 14 suffered. In the last match they played, for the Friendlies, they lost with Sporting Braga by (4-0). In the last 10 home matches Newcastle United has won 6, tied 3 and lost 1 of the last matches. They have not been very strong defensively, since they have suffered goals in 7 of the last 10 matches.
Newcastle enter this unmotivated first day, after a defeat, by 0-1, in a friendly against Augsburg. The home team usually acts in a traditional 4-3-3, favoring a faster style of play, progressing in the field, mainly, through the sides. In this tactical drawing the three players responsible for throwing the panic in the opposing area are Murphy, Ritchie and Muto. Being a set with some weaknesses, it is guessed that the landlords adopt a more defensive strategy. The technician Rafael Benítez will not be able to count on Florian Lejeune, to be injured.
The visiting team makes its debut in this edition of the race after having finished the last season in the 3rd position. This is a team that usually makes good use of the home advantage, stronger with the help of its supporters, since in the last 30 matches they register 6 wins, 6 draws and 3 losses in away matches, with 29 goals scored and 21 conceded; against 12 wins, 1 draw and 2 losses at their stadium, with 37 goals scored and 13 conceded. The team comes to this match after a defeat away with Girona by (4-1). In the last 10 away matches Tottenham Hotspur has won 5, tied 1 and lost 4. Defensive consistency has not been their best feature, as they have conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 matches. He has scored regularly, since he scored goals in 9 of the last 10 matches. In their home matches there is a tendency for goals, since 27 of the last 30 matches have ended with Over 1,5 goals. In 15 games, he suffered the first goal 7 times, but got the comeback in 4.
Tottenham enter this very discouraged first round, after a heavy snub, 4-1, in a friendly against Girona. The visiting team usually acts in a tactical system in 4-3-3, privileging fast transitions, mainly through the wings. One of the strengths of the foreigner group is the way they manage to react to a situation of disadvantage. The coach of Tottenham can not count on Harry Winks, for being injured.
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