The 1-0 scoreline at St James’ Park reflects the type of game between Newcastle United and Crystal Palace perfectly, as it lacked energy, pace and talking points, however, it doesn’t however convey the fact it was actually Crystal Palace who looked most likely to win the game from the outset.
Southampton and Newcastle played out a closely contested 2-2 draw at St Mary’s on Sunday, with Manuel Gabbiadini scoring a deserved brace for the hosts.
Southampton vs. Newcastle United
T.V: Sky Sports Premier League
Southampton play host to Newcastle United at St Mary’s on Sunday, with both sides sitting just two points apart in the 2017/18 Premier League table.
Newcastle captain Jamaal Lascelles gets the nod for this weeks young player watch after leading Newcastle’s early charge into the top four.
Swansea City vs Newcastle United
TV: Sky Sports Premier League
Swansea and Newcastle will be looking to continue their recent upturn in form when they meet at the Liberty Stadium on Sunday afternoon
Three points, three goals and the sun shone on Rafa Benitez and his side as the doom and gloom that engulfed Gallowgate lifted on Saturday.
Newcastle United v West Ham United
This weekend St James’ Park will be host to Newcastle United v West Ham, two teams who will be desperate to get their first points of the season and kick-start their respective campaigns.