Our in-depth algorithm, known as the Premier League predictor has given the EPL predictions for the match Southampton vs Newcastle. The predictions are based on several factors but first, let us take a look at the match preview.
The Premier League predictor has given Southampton an average rating. Southampton has made an okay start to their Premier League campaign. They currently sit on the 12th spot in the Premier League table with just 8 point in 7 matches.
Southampton are coming into this fixture with 2-1 defeat at the hands of Stoke City, away from home. As a result of that, their morale for this fixture will be lower. However, they would try to make sure that they can win this fixture against Newcastle as it will be played in front of their supporters at their home ground.
In Southampton team news, Gabbiadini will the main key player going forward and Southampton would need him on the score sheet in order to improve their chances of winning this contest.
Finally, Southampton are playing this fixture at their home ground and so, they can use the crowd support to their advantage.
On the other hand, the Premier League predictor has given Newcastle an average rating. Newcastle had a poor start to their Premier League campaign, however, they have improved in the recent fixtures and have got some good results. They currently sit on the 9th spot in the Premier League table with 10 points in 7 matches.
Newcastle are coming into this fixture with a 1-1 draw against Liverpool at their home ground. As a result of that outcome, Newcastle would have a better morale than Southampton.
In Newcastle team news, Joselu and Ayoze Perez will be important players going forward. Their partnership will be pivotal for Newcaslte’s success, not only in this fixture but in all of the matches in the fixture. Besides them, Jonjo Shelvey will also be a crucial player, in the midfield position.
Lastly, Newcastle are playing this fixture away from home, and hence it might be a bit challenging task to face the Saints at their home ground (St. Mary’s Stadium).
Here’s the Southampton predicted starting lineup vs Newcastle
SOU Starting XI: Foster, Bertrand, Soares, Hoedt, Lemina, Redmond, Tadic, Davis, Romeu, Ward-Prowse, Gabbiadini
Here’s the predicted Newcastle lineup vs Southampton
NEW Starting XI: Elliot, Yedlin, Clark, Manquillo, Lascelles, Merino, Hayden, Ritchie, Shelvey, Perez, Joselu
Similarly, Southampton has played 7 games so far. They have won 2, drawn 2 and lost 3 games in the Premier League . In terms of goals scored and conceded, Southampton has scored 5 while conceding 7.
Similarly, Newcastle has played 7 games so far. They have won 3, drawn 1 and lost 3 games in the Premier League . In terms of goals scored and conceded, Newcastle has scored 7 while conceding 5.
Head to head, in the last 5 matches between Southampton and Newcastle, Southampton has won 4, whereas Newcastle has won 0. 1 of the matches ended in a draw.
Recent form – Southampton vs Newcastle (SOU vs NEW)
Southampton last 5 matches: D L W L L
Newcastle last 5 matches: W W W L D
Date: Sunday, 15 October 2017
Time: 16:00 GMT (local time)
Venue: St. Mary’s Stadium
Let us finally look at the EPL Predictions for the match Southampton vs Newcastle on 15 October 2017.
Southampton vs Newcastle (SOU vs NEW, St. Mary’s Stadium)
Southampton win: 28% chance
Match ending in a Draw: 38% chance
Newcastle win: 34% chance
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