In this week 5 match on Sep 17th, Newcastle United and Leeds United will play a match in Newcastle upon Tyne in a meeting of these two Premier League teams. Weather on match day is looking like a cloudy and cool day, with daytime temperatures of only 11 degrees, which is great football weather. Newcastle United sits at 19th place in the tables. In their last match they recorded a 1-4 loss against Manchester United. Cristiano Ronaldo scored the first goal for Manchester United in the %Minute minute of the %HalfNumber half’s stoppage time, then Javi Manquillo tied it up for Newcastle United in the 56th minute. Newcastle United looks to improve on their recent performance, having earned only 7 points in their last 10 matches, while 17th placed Leeds United is fresh off their 0-3 loss against Liverpool. Mohamed Salah struck first for Liverpool in the 20th minute on a feed from Trent Alexander-Arnold, then Fabinho added another in the 50th minute At the end of 90 a dissapointed Leeds United couldn’t manage to score, and Liverpool took the shutout win. They’re hoping to improve on their recent performance, having lost 2 of their last 10.
This match will be the first time these two teams face eachother this season. Last season Leeds United won the head to head battle with 2 wins.
Leeds United’s top weapon lately has been Patrick Bamford, who has 2 goals in the last 5 matches. Newcastle United’s most prolific scorer has been Callum Wilson. He has netted two goals over the last 5 matches.