Newcastle United vs Southampton Preview and Line Up Prediction: Draw 1-1 at 11/2
Newcastle United and Southampton will play their first game of the Premier League season at St James’ Park on Sunday, 9th August.
The teams last played in January this year and Southampton won the game 1 – 2. Before that they played in September 2014 and Southampton won the game 4 – 0.
Newcastle United finished fifteenth in the Premier League last season with 39 points. Last week they played Monchengladbach and lost the game 0 – 1.
Southampton finished seventh in the Premier League last season with 60 points. Last week they played Espanyol and drew the game 1 – 1.
A 1 – 1 draw is the most likely result with William Hill and Bet365 offering odds of 6/1 and 11/2 respectively.
William Hill Odds: 21/10 Newcastle United to Win, 23/10 for a Draw and 13/10 Southampton to Win
Bet365 Odds: 15/8 Newcastle United to Win, 11/5 for a Draw and 6/4 Southampton to Win