On Jan 22nd, Newcastle United will travel to Leeds to battle Leeds United in a meeting of these two Premier League teams. In their last match, Leeds United recorded a 0-2 loss against West Ham United. Manuel Lanzini scored the first goal for West Ham United in the 34th minute, then Jarrod Bowen added another in the 3rd minute of the second half’s stoppage time on a feed from Michail Antonio At the end of 90 a dissapointed Leeds United couldn’t manage to score, and West Ham United took the shutout win. They’re hoping to improve on their recent performance, having lost 5 of their last 10, while in their last match, Newcastle United recorded a 0-1 loss against Cambridge United. Joe Ironside struck first for Cambridge United in the 56th minute, and that was all the excitement the two teams could muster In the end, Newcastle United was frustrated by Cambridge United’s defence and couldn’t put any tallies on the board. Cambridge United ended the match with the shutout victory. They’re hoping to improve on their recent performance, having earned only 7 points in their last 10 matches.

On Friday Sep 17th, Newcastle United hosted Leeds United in their last match together. Newcastle United and Leeds United battled to a 1-1 draw. Raphinha scored the first goal for Leeds United in the 13th minute, then Allan Saint-Maximin got the equalizer for Newcastle United in the 44th minute on a feed from Joelinton earning them at least the one point.

Newcastle United hasn’t been successful in netting any goals lately. Their top scorers in the last 5 matches are Jonjo Shelvey and Allan Saint-Maximin, and they each have 1 goal. Leeds United’s most prolific scorer has been Raphinha. He has netted two goals over the last five matches

Patrick Bamford, Liam Cooper, Kalvin Phillips, Jamie Shackleton and Pascal Struijk are unavailable to play for Marcelo Alberto Bielsa Caldera’s team, while Eddie Howe’s Newcastle United squad will be without Allan Saint-Maximin, Matt Ritchie, Federico Fern├índez, Callum Wilson, Ciaran Clark, Paul Dummett and Karl Darlow.