The match of 17th round between Newcastle и Leicester will take place at St James Park on 3 January 2021, Sunday. Referee - Robert Jones
The last meeting of these teams took place more than a month ago (1 January 2020) and ended with the victory of Leicester with a score 0-3.
The distance between the teams in the league table is 10 points.
Newcastle takes the 15th position in the league table with 19 points. This is the 15th of 38 team game in the tournament.
The difference with the nearest team on top is 3 points (Newcastle can score 69 points). The distance from the bottom league record is 17 points. The nearest pursuer is 3 points lower and has the opportunity to score 69 points additionally. The goal difference is 17:24.
Leicester is in the TOP-4 with 29 points. This is the 16th of 38 team game in the tournament.
Leicester has the same number of points with the nearest team on top and can score 66. In addition, the distance from the first place is 4 points (66 points are possible). The nearest pursuer has the same number of points with Leicester and can score 66 points. The goal difference is 29:20.
Newcastle could not win in the last 5 matches, with 4 losses and 1 draw.
The team scored 14 points оn its own field in 10 last matches, with the following results 4 wins, 2 draws and 4 losses. The difference between scored and conceded goals is 11-15. The average number of goals is 1.1. The average number of cards in 10 last matches is 2.7.
Leading players in the last 15 matches in all tournaments: Callum Wilson (8), Jonjo Shelvey (2), Jacob Murphy (2), Fabian Schaer (1), Sean Longstaff (1), Allan Saint-Maximin (1), Luke Shaw (1).
Leicester has not lost in any of the last 5 matches, with 3 wins and 2 draws.
The team scored 20 points when playing away in 10 last matches, with the following results 6 wins, 2 draws и 2 losses. The difference between scored and conceded goals is 20-12. The average number of goals is 2. The average number of cards in 10 last matches is 2.7.
Leading players in the last 15 matches in all tournaments: Jamie Vardy (7), Harvey Barnes (6), James Maddison (3), Youri Tielemans (2), Kelechi Iheanacho (2), Hamza Choudhury (1), Dennis Praet (1).