Newcastle vs Chelsea
30 Oct 2021
St James Park
Kick Off Time
7:30 PM IST
⭕ Newcastle XI: Darlow, Krafth, Lascelles, Clark, Manquillo, Hayden, Longstaff, Fraser, Ritchie, Wilson, Saint-Maximin.
⭕ Chelsea XI: Mendy, James, Rüdiger, Christensen, Silva, Chilwell, Jorginho, Kanté, Hudson-Odoi, Ziyech, Havertz.
⛳ INTERESTING STATISTICS
📍Chelsea have won four and lost just one of the last five meetings against Newcastle.
📍Chelsea are unbeaten in their last five matches in all competitions (four wins, one draw).
📍Chelsea scored 23 goals and conceded just three times in the Premier League 2021-22.
📍Chelsea away record in Premier League 2021-22: three wins, one draw.
📍Newcastle have only managed to keep two at home since the start of the 2020-21 season.
📍Newcastle are yet to record a win in the 2021-22 Premier League (four draws, five defeats).
📍Newcastle scored 11 goals and conceded 20 times in the Premier League 2021-22.
📍Newcastle home record in Premier League 2021-22: two draws, two defeats.
📍This time, the Newcastle vs Chelsea party is the first meeting between Graeme Jones and Thomas Tuchel.
📍Jones has never faced Chelsea.
📍Tuchel vs Newcastle record: one win.
📍The Newcastle vs Chelsea party this time will be led by referee Paul Tierney.
📍In eight games in charge throughout the 2021-22 season, Tierney issued 28 yellow cards.
📍Tierney has awarded two penalties this season.
📍Newcastle's record when refereed Tierney: two wins, three draws, seven losses.
📍Chelsea's record when refereed Tierney: seven wins, one draw, two defeats.
Current Squad (2021-22)
Karlo Ziger (G) 1Kepa (G) 13Marcus Bettinelli (G) 16Edouard Mendy (G) 36Lucas Bergstrom (G) 2Antonio Rudiger (D) 3Marcos Alonso (D) 4Andreas Christensen (D) 6Thiago Silva (D) 14Trevoh Chalobah (D) 21Ben Chilwell (D) 24Reece James (D) 28Cesar Azpilicueta (D) 31Malang Sarr (D) NACharly Musonda (M) NAKenedy (M) NAGeorge McEachran (M) NAHarvey Vale (M) 5Jorginho (M) 7N'Golo Kante (M) 8Mateo Kovacic (M) 12Ruben Loftus-Cheek (M) 17Saul Niguez (M) 18Ross Barkley (M) 19Mason Mount (M) 22Hakim Ziyech (M) 29Kai Havertz (M) 32Lewis Baker (M) 9Romelu Lukaku (F) 10Christian Pulisic (F) 11Timo Werner (F) 20Callum Hudson-Odoi (F)