Newcastle United v Leicester City: Goals for Puel's men at St James' Park

The team from Tyneside are struggling for form and our tipster thinks that the Foxes can get amongst the goals again when they visit the north-east

Newcastle United will be desperate to stop the rot when they play host to Leicester City in the Premier League on Saturday evening at St James’ Park.

Rafael Benitez’s men, beaten 3-1 by Chelsea at Stamford Bridge last weekend, have won just one of their last 10 matches – a sequence of results that includes five defeats in their last six fixtures.

The team from Tyneside suffered the ignominy of relegation when they last played in the Premier League and they will be desperate to avoid a repeat this term, but a return of just one point from their last six matches will certainly be a cause for concern for the Magpies and dabblebet offer 6/4 (2.50) that Benitez’s team claim a vital victory against Leicester City this weekend.

The Foxes will undoubtedly provide stiff opposition as they have lost just one of their six matches since Claude Puel took up the reins at King Power Stadium, and their defeat against Manchester City is the only loss suffered by Leicester in their last nine Premier League outings.

Puel’s charges have taken full points from their last two Premier League fixtures and dabblebet offer 2/1 (3.0) that the Foxes claim a third successive win in the top tier for the first time since chalking up five consecutive league wins when Craig Shakespeare replaced Claudio Ranieri as manager last term; four of the…

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