Newcastle vs Arsenal - 10 Vital Statistics

10. Arsenal have lost only one of their last 12 Premier League visits to St James’s Park. They are favourites to win at 1.95.


9. There have been seven draws in that 12-match period. A share of the points is priced at 3.60.


8. Newcastle United have won 22 points since the beginning of November – more than any other side. The Magpies can be backed at 3.85 to win.


7. Last season’s corresponding fixture saw Arsenal win 1-0 on the final day of the campaign. A repeat of that winning scoreline for the away side is available at 8.50.


6. In 2011, Newcastle came from 4-0 down to draw 4-4 in this fixture. An identical scoreline this time around is priced at 225.00.


Here are the goals from that game. 


5. Cheik Tiote completed the comeback on that day. The midfielder is 35.00 to net the final goal.


4. Arsene Wenger’s side have put 14 goals past Newcastle in the last five league games between the pair. A home clean sheet can be backed at 4.80.


3. Yoan Gouffran has scored in his last five Premier League appearances at home for Newcastle. He is 4.50 to score at any time.


2. Only one of Olivier Giroud’s 18 Premier League goals has come outside London. The Frenchman is 6.00 to open the scoring.


1. Lukas Podolski assisted a goal and scored against West Ham on Boxing Day. He is 2.95 to score at any time.