Welcome to our Newcastle vs Arsenal preview, prediction and head to head. Newcastle started the season with a draw at home to Southampton. They then lost to Swansea, but will be pleased to have come away with a draw from Tottenham Spurs. They thumped Northampton town in the League Cup midweek, and need to keep that form going. Arsenal opened the season with a surprising loss to West Ham, but then redeemed themselves winning away at Crystal Palace. The goalless draw against Liverpool last week was a disappointment, and they need to step it up if they are not to repeat the dismal start they had to the season last year.

Recent Form

Newcastle WDLDL
Newcastle have won 1, drawn 2 and lost 2 of their last 5 matches.

Arsenal DWLWW
Arsenal have won 3, drawn 1 and lost 1 of their Premiership matches.

Head to Head

This fixture has played for a lot of times. One hundred Fifty Five time to be exact. Newcastle have won 58, drawn 34 and Arsenal have won 63. In recent times Newcastle have won 1, drawn 4 and Arsenal have won 5 of the last 10 fixtures.

Goals Scored

Newcastle have scored 2 goals this season
Arsenal have scored 2 goals this season

Goals Conceded

Newcastle have conceded 4 goals this season
Arsenal have conceded 3 goals this season

Top Scorers

Newcastle’s top scorer is Georginio Wijnaldum with 1 goal
Arsenal’s top scorer is Olivier Giroud with 1 goal

Team News

Newcastle are without Cisse, Sissoko, Riviere, and Marveaux
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Conclusion

Arsenal have an excellent record at this fixture. They have only lost one since the turn of the century and that was in 2000. Since then there have been 7 Arsenal wins and 7 draws, and I see this as an Arsenal win.