West Brom Vs Newcastle Stats and Highlights
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Venue: The Hawthorns
Date: Wednesday, 1 January, 2014
Kick off: 15:00 GMT
Newcastle have won three of the past four against West Brom in the Premier League.
West Brom have won 46 of the meetings between the two clubs in all competitions, as opposed to Newcastle’s 45 victories.
West Brom are on a run of nine Premier League games without a victory (D5, L4).
Caretaker boss Keith Downing has drawn all three of his games in charge of West Brom.
The Baggies have conceded the first goal in 12 of their 19 league games this term, losing seven of those matches and drawing five times.
West Brom have kept four clean sheets, which is the second-lowest tally in the division.
Two of the seven players to have collected six top-flight bookings play for West Brom – Jonas Olsson and Youssouf Mulumbu.
Nicolas Anelka has scored six times against Newcastle in the Premier League.
Newcastle have more away wins (five) than four of the top five clubs – Manchester City, Chelsea, Everton and Liverpool.
Alan Pardew’s side have scored the first goal in 12 of 19 league games – going on to win nine of those matches.
France midfielder Yohan Cabaye has scored in Newcastle’s past two away games.
Seven of Newcastle’s 10 league wins have been by a single-goal margin.
Papiss Cisse has scored three goals in four Premier League games against West Brom.