Newcastle United VS West Ham United Match Prediction
Newcastle won the reverse fixture 2-0 at the London Stadium back in September with second half goals from Callum Wilson and Jeff Hendrick. Overall, Newcastle lead the head to head 57-42 and are unbeaten in their last four meetings. West Ham United last won at St James’ Park in December 2018 when goals from Javier Hernandez (2) and Felipe Anderson secured a 3-0 victory.
West Ham United are favourites and can be backed at 11/10 with 10Bet to win
West Ham United to win 3-2 has been set at 20/1 with Betway
Jesse Lingard is 13/10 with 10Bet to score at any time
Newcastle never make life easy for themselves so don’t be surprised if they follow up last week’s crucial win at Burnley with a tepid performance that ends in defeat. West Ham United are gaining confidence with each game and have been very strong against teams outside the top-six all season. We are backing David Moyes’ side to win another goalfest.
Newcastle United in 17th host West Ham United in 4th with both clubs still looking for crucial points. The Magpies are now 6 points above the relegation zone and surely only need one or two more wins to secure their top-flight status for next season. For the Hammers, their dream of Champions League football is still alive with the possibility of even a top-three finish a real possibility after beating Leicester City 3-2 last week. The Premier League match takes place at St James’ Park on April 17 and the live action kicks off at 12:30 local time.