Wednesday, July 15, will be the match 36-th round of the Premier League, in which Newcastle take Tottenham. The hosts will try to rehabilitate after 2 defeats in a row. Guests will continue to fight for the European cups.
Newcastle started well after quarantine and fulfilled the main task – broke away from the relegation zone. However, recent results from the “forty” is not very pleasant. In the last three matches the team of Steve Bruce has tied with “West ham”, and suffered defeat from “Manchester city” and “Watford”. In those games we’ve conceded 9 goals and scored 3.
Not available for Steve Bruce remain Ciaran Clark, Isaac Hayden, Andy Carroll and Sean Longstaff. According to the rules of the lease agreement, Danny rose can’t play against Tottenham. At “forty” the impressive list of players who will miss the match against the “spurs”. Good news for Newcastle is that Allan Saint-Maximin escaped serious injury and should be available Wednesday.
Tottenham differently speaks after quarantine. Spurs are a very slowly moving up the standings, but remain in the fight for the European cups. Tottenham lost points in Bournemouth, having drawn with the local club. However, in an extreme match, spurs beat Arsenal in North London Derby. This should give strength and motivation to wards Jose Mourinho for the remainder of the season.
Tottenham have also have losses. The case of alli, is likely to miss another match, Eric Dyer serving a suspension. With high probability the match against Newcastle will miss Serge aurier. The brother of the football player shot and killed on Monday. Probably, the defender will need time to recover after the tragedy.
Statistics on the side of Tottenham. The London club have 70 wins in head-to-heads, from “Newcastle” – 59. 32 times the teams played to a draw. In the match of the 1st round “the magpies” won “spurs” on departure with the minimum account. In General, the match-Newcastle and Tottenham in recent times get poor goals. The last 3 of 4 matches between these teams ended with the score 1:0.
The bookies give preference to Tottenham. The odds on the home win at 4.60; at Victoria guest – 1,80; for a draw is 3.80. The bookmakers also believe that the match will be scored more than two goals (cal. Of 1.87). This time the team can actually share goals as they will be motivated to win. But Tottenham looks in this pair a favorite. First, spurs ‘ great attacking potential. Second, they intend to fight for European competition, albeit in the Europa League.
Newcastle: Dubravka; Kraft, Lessells, Fernandez, Yedlin; Saint-Maximin, Shelvey, Bentaleb, Robinton Of; The Target; Gail.
Tottenham: Lloris; Taganga, Sanchez, Alderweireld, Davis; Sissoko, Winx, Lo Celso; Lamela, Kane, Sleep.
July 15, Wednesday
|“Newcastle” — “Tottenham”|
|Newcastle. Stadium “St James Park”. 20:00|
|TV broadcast on the TV channel Setanta Sports+|
|Newcastle – Tottenham. Online broadcast of the match|
|Forecast Sport.ua — 1:2|