Newcastle 2-3 Hull City Highlights
Sone Aluko’s stunning volley gave Hull victory over Newcastle in a highly entertaining encounter.
Watch English Premier League match, Newcastle Vs Hull City highlights here.
Venue: St James’ Park
Date: Saturday, 21 September
Kick off: 15:00 GMT
Newcastle and Hull have only met twice in the Premier League. They drew 1-1 at Hull in March 2009, while Hull won 2-1 at Newcastle in September 2008.
The highest-scoring match between the two clubs was in their first-ever league meeting, on Christmas Day in 1934, when Newcastle won 6-2 in the old Division Two.
Newcastle haven’t won three Premier League games in succession since a spell of six on the spin in March-April 2012.
The Magpies have kept clean sheets in their last two Premier League home games, but have also scored just one goal in their last five Premier League games at St James’ Park.
Hatem Ben Arfa has registered more attempts from open play than any other Premier League player this season (13).
Cheik Tiote has picked up only one yellow card in his last nine Premier League appearances after collecting 31 yellows and one red in his previous 67 appearances.
The Ameobi brothers (Shola and Sammy) are yet to record a shot on target this season in 206 minutes of play.
Hull have won only one of their last 11 games in the Premier League, drawing four and losing six.
The Tigers’ last five Premier League fixtures have produced just seven goals.
Danny Graham has now gone 20 Premier League appearances without scoring, with his last top-flight goal coming on 1 January 2013.