Cardiff 1-2 Newcastle Highlights
Loic Remy scored twice as Newcastle defied Cardiff’s second-half fightback to earn all three points.
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Venue: Cardiff City Stadium
Date: Saturday, 5 October, 2013
Kick Off: 15:00 GMT
These two sides last met in the top flight in the 1960-61 season. Cardiff won 3-2 at home but were thrashed 5-0 at St James’ Park.
Newcastle have won their last six meetings with Cardiff in all competitions, most recently a 5-1 home victory in the Championship in February 2010.
Cardiff have lost just three of their 26 home games in the league since the start of the 2012-13 season (W16, D7).
They have scored a Premier League joint-high of three goals from corners this campaign.
Their win over Fulham last week was their first away win in the top division since November 1961.
No side has scored or conceded more goals in the 90th minute or later of their Premier League games this season than Cardiff (three).
Craig Bellamy will again have the chance to become the first player to score for seven different clubs in the Premier League.
Newcastle’s last 10 goals have all been scored by French players. In March/April 2004, Frenchmen scored 12 league goals in succession for Arsenal.
The Geordies have won just three of their last 23 Premier League away games, losing 13 of these matches.
Senegalese striker Papiss Cisse has now gone 12 league games without a goal.
The Magpies have conceded a league-high three headed goals this season so far.