Newcastle host West Ham in Saturday’s early Premier League kick-off in a key sport at each ends of the desk.
The Toon beat Burnley final day out however have to hold selecting up factors to maneuver away from the underside three.
West Ham, in the meantime, noticed off Leicester and go into this match in fourth within the desk.
The Hammers are wanting to safe Champions League soccer subsequent season to crown their exceptional season and win could be big for them.
Newcastle did beat West Ham in September, claiming a 2-Zero win within the capital because of objectives from Callum Wilson and Jeff Hendrick.
Newcastle v West Ham: How one can pay attention
This match will get beneath method at 12:30pm on Saturday, April 17.
Full protection from St James’ Park shall be completely dwell on talkSPORT, with our pre-match build-up beginning at 11am.
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Newcastle v West Ham: Workforce information
Newcastle ahead Callum Wilson and Allan Saint-Maximin are match to face West Ham after rising unscathed on their returns from harm.
Wilson and Saint-Maximin have been used as substitutes in final Sunday’s 2-1 win at Burnley with the Frenchman making one aim and scoring the opposite, and each have educated this week with none points.
Nevertheless, Ryan Fraser will miss out as soon as once more with a groin downside, becoming a member of Jamaal Lascelles, Fabian Schar and Isaac Hayden on the casualty record.
West Ham are hoping Aaron Cresswell recovers from the knock he picked up in opposition to Leicester final weekend.
Cresswell was changed in the course of the second half of that 3-2 win, the one Premier League minutes the defender has missed all season.
Declan Rice and Michail Antonio stay out with respective knee and hamstring accidents.
Newcastle v West Ham: What has been mentioned?
Steve Bruce will go head-to-head along with his Supervisor of the Yr in David Moyes this weekend and can ignore the most recent developments in Newcastle’s long-running takeover saga.
Requested how his week had been following Sunday’s priceless 2-1 victory at Burnley, Bruce mentioned with a smile: “It’s been very quiet for a change – however then once more, there’s a takeover on the horizon, isn’t there?”
Pressed on the takeover state of affairs, he added: “I’ve obtained no opinion on it in any way.
“I don’t know sufficient about it, I don’t know the place it sits, the place it’s. I’m actually genuinely centered on how we go and get a consequence in opposition to West Ham.
“For me, Moyesy is already the Supervisor of the Yr it doesn’t matter what occurs. To maintain them there or thereabouts within the high 4 and vying for Champions League locations with six, seven video games to go is a superb achievement by all of them.
“They’ve had an incredible season, so it’s an enormous, troublesome sport forward, after all.”
Newcastle v West Ham: Match stats and info
- Newcastle want to obtain their fifth Premier League double over West Ham (1993-94, 1994-95, 2010-11 and 2017-18), one thing they’ve solely achieved as many occasions within the competitors in opposition to Spurs.
- West Ham have received simply two of their final 16 Premier League away video games in opposition to Newcastle (D6 L8), profitable 1-Zero in November 2012 and 3-Zero in December 2018.
- Since David Moyes returned to the membership, West Ham are unbeaten in all 22 of their Premier League video games in opposition to sides within the backside half of the desk (W14 D8). In the meantime, Newcastle have received simply 4 of their 23 video games in opposition to sides within the high 4 since returning to the Premier League in 2017 (D2 L17).
- Newcastle’s win in opposition to Burnley final day out ended a run of seven Premier League video games with out a victory (D4 L3). The Magpies want to safe back-to-back league wins for under the second time this season (additionally in December).
- West Ham have scored three objectives in every of their final three Premier League video games – they final scored 3+ objectives in 4 top-flight video games in a row again in August/September 1928.
- West Ham have gone 3-Zero forward in every of their final three Premier League video games – within the competitors’s historical past, solely Manchester United have scored the primary three objectives in 4 consecutive matches earlier than, doing so twice in February 2010 and September 2011.
- Newcastle’s Callum Wilson has scored extra Premier League objectives in opposition to West Ham than he has vs some other facet within the competitors, netting eight objectives in 9 appearances in opposition to the Hammers.
- Jarrod Bowen has scored in every of his final three Premier League video games for West Ham – he final scored in 4 consecutive league video games in November 2019, within the Championship with Hull City. No West Ham participant has been concerned in additional league objectives than Bowen this season (12 – eight objectives, Four assists).
- Newcastle’s Allan Saint-Maximin has been concerned in 5 objectives in his final six Premier League appearances (2 objectives, Three assists), as many as in his earlier 19 within the competitors. The Frenchman has precisely the identical tally of objectives (3) and assists (4) in 18 video games this season as he obtained in 26 appearances final season.
- With eight objectives in simply 9 Premier League video games at West Ham this season, Jesse Lingard has equalled his greatest aim tally in a single top-flight marketing campaign (additionally eight in 33 apps in 2017-18).