Newcastle United vs Burnley Preview and Line Up Prediction: Newcastle to Win 1-0 at 13/2
Newcastle United and Burnley will play their twentieth game of the Premier League season at St. James’ Park on Thursday, 1st January.
The teams last played earlier in December and the game ended in a 1 – 1 draw. That was their first game since 1976 when Burnley beat Newcastle 1 – 0.
At present Newcastle United is ninth in the league with 26 points having won 7 games, drawn 5 and lost 7. They are two points below Swansea City.
Burnley is nineteenth in the league with 16 points having won 3 games, drawn 7 and lost 9. They are tied for points with Hull City and Crystal Palace.
A 1 – 0 win for Newcastle United is the most likely outcome of the match with William Hill and Bet365 offering odds of 6/1 and 13/2 respectively.
Predicted Line Ups:
Newcastle United: Alnwick, Janmaat, Williamson, Coloccini, Dummett, Tiote, Colback, Sissoko, Ayoze Perez, Gouffran, Cisse.
Burnley: Heaton, Trippier, Keane M, Shackell, Mee, Boyd, Marney, David Jones, Arfield, Ings, Barnes.
William Hill Odds: 7/10 Newcastle United to Win, 12/5 for a Draw and 9/2 Burnley to Win
Bet365 Odds: 7/10 Newcastle United to Win, 3/1 for a Draw and 9/2 Burnley to Win