| On Oct 17, 2021 3:00 PM IST

NEW vs TOT Dream11 Team Prediction Tips For Newcastle United vs Tottenham Premier League Live Score 17 October


NEW vs TOT Dream11: Newcastle United are set for a new beginning as the Saudi-backed takeover brought Mike Ashley’s controversial reign to a close. They host Tottenham Hotspur at home in Sunday’s late kickoff. The Magpies are currently in the relegation zone as they have managed just three draws form their seven games. They are coming into this game on the back of a 2-1 defeat to Wolves.

Meanwhile, Tottenham’s great start to the campaign has gone off the boil. They sit in the ninth spot, but they can move up to the fourth spot with a victory today. Spurs defeated Aston Villa 2-1 in the last game with a goal from Hojbjerg and an own goal from Matt Targett to thank for.

Date: 17 October, Sunday
Kick-Off: 09:00 PM (IST)
Venue: St James’ Park

Premier League Table

Newcastle United| 18th; Tottenham Hotspur| 9th

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Newcastle United: LDDLD
Tottenham Hotspur: WWLWL

Head to Head 

Spurs have won two of the last five with one game going Newcastle’s way. The last two games have been score draws.

NEW vs TOT Today Match Prediction Details

Newcastle United News

Injury Report and Unavailability: 

  • Martin Dubravka and Paul Dummett are injured.

Expected Changes and Strategy:

  • Newcastle United will lineup in a 3-5-2 formation.
  • K Darlow should be starting in goal.
  • Fabian Schar, Jamaal Lascelles, and Federico Fernandez are expected to be the back three.
  • M Ritchie and J Manquillo will operate as wingbacks.
  • I Hayden, J Willock and M Almiron will occupy the midfield positions.
  • A Saint-Maximin will partner Callum Wilson up front.

Newcastle United Starting XI (Probable)

Karl Darlow
Matt Ritchie
Fabian Schar
Jamaal Lascelles
Javier Manquillo
Federico Fernandez
Isaac Hayden
Joe Willock
Miguel Almiron
Allan Saint-Maximin
Callum Wilson

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Tottenham Hotspur News

Injury Report and Unavailability: 

  • Ryan Sessegnon is the only confirmed absentee for the trip to Spurs.
  • Two unknown players have contracted Covid in the Spurs camp.

Expected Changes and Strategy:

  • Tottenham Hotspur will lineup in a 4-3-3 formation.
  • H Lloris should be starting in goal.
  • j Tanganga, E Dier, D Sanchez, and S Reguilon are expected to lineup in defence.
  • P Hojbjerg, O Skipp, and D Alli will be the midfield three.
  • H Kane will be leading the lines flanked by H Son and L Moura.

Tottenham Hotspur Starting XI (Probable)

Hugo Lloris
Japhet Tanganga
Eric Dier
Davinson Sanchez
Sergio Reguilon
Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg
Oliver Skipp
Dele Alli
Lucas Moura
Son Heung-min
Harry Kane

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NEW vs TOT Fantasy Football Tips

Captain Options

Son Heung-min is the standout captaincy pick in this game. He has scored three goals and made one assist for Spurs this season.

Harry Kane is expected to start firing in this game. He has a great record against Newcastle.

Differential Pick

Fit-again Callum Wilson will be pivotal for Newcastle. He is on penalties. He can be added to your NEW vs TOT Dream11 teams.

NEW vs TOT Dream11 Teams

Goalkeeper – H Lloris
Defenders – E Dier, M Ritchie, S Reguilon
Midfielders – D Alli, M Almiron, J Willock, T Ndombele
Forwards – H Son, H Kane, C Wilson

Likely Winner:

  • Tottenham has a poor record away from home, winning only five of their past 18 Premier League games and surrendering at least two goals in six of their last seven games.
  • Tottenham has been trounced 5-1 on the final day of the 2015-16 season, despite being unbeaten in their last four league games on the road versus Newcastle (W3 D1).
  • Newcastle have won none of their first seven Premier League games this season, making them one of just four clubs currently winless in the Premier League for the 2012/13 season.
  • Last season, the Lilywhites lost four points from winning positions against Newcastle in the Premier League, with the Magpies scoring 90th and 85th-minute levelers to split the spoils in the away and home games, respectively.
    Spurs’ talisman Harry Kane has an outstanding goal-scoring record versus Newcastle, with seven goals in 13 appearances across all competitions.

Match Odds: 

Newcastle United: 12/5
Tottenham Hotspur: 24/19

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Devashish Pant

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