LONDON. Crystal Palace 0-0 Newcastle United didn’t manage to score any goal on Saturday. Newcastle United was far superior when it came to possession ball (61%).
The match was played at the Selhurst Park stadium in London on Saturday and it started at 5:30 pm local time. The referee was Craig Pawson who had the assistance of Marc Perry and Scott Ledger. The 4th official was Anthony Taylor. The weather was clear. The temperature was quite cold around 0.5 degrees Celsius or 32.86 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 87%.
Newcastle United was in firm control of the ball 61% while Crystal Palace was struggling with a 39% ball possession.
Newcastle United was more aggressive with 72 dangerous attacks and 16 shots of which 7 were on target. However, this did not suffice for Newcastle United to win the match.
Crystal Palace shot 6 times, 1 on target, 5 off target. On the other side, Newcastle United shot 16 times, 7 on target, 9 off target.
Crystal Palace received 3 yellow cards (Marc Guéhi, W. Hughes and C. Doucouré). On the opposite side, Newcastle United received 1 yellow card (Kieran Trippier).
After this match, Crystal Palace will have 23 points to stay in the 12th place. Talking about the opposition, Newcastle United will have 38 points to stay in the 4th place.
Newcastle United will host West Ham United on the 4th of February with a 13-7 head to head statistic in favor of Newcastle United (8 draws).
Crystal Palace: Formation and Lineups
Crystal Palace started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
The manager Patrick Vieira chose to play with the following team: Vicente Guaita , Joel Ward , Chris Richards , Marc Guéhi , Tyrick Mitchell , Cheick Doucouré , Jeffrey Schlupp , Jordan Ayew , Eberechi Eze , Wilfried Zaha and Odsonne Édouard .
Crystal Palace made 5 changes: Jeffrey Schlupp for W. Hughes (65′), Wilfried Zaha for J. Mateta (65′), E. Eze for M. Olise (66′), Joel Ward for N. Clyne (71′) and Odsonne Edouard for D. Ozoh (90′).
Best player: Vicente Guaita
The player that probably impressed the most for Crystal Palace was the goalkeeper: Vicente Guaita. His rating is 8.13. He performed 7 saves.
Newcastle United: Formation and Lineups
Newcastle United started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
On the opposite side, Eddie Howe played with: Nick Pope , Kieran Trippier , Fabian Schär , Sven Botman , Dan Burn , Sean Longstaff , Bruno Guimarães , Joe Willock , Miguel Almirón , Callum Wilson and Joelinton .
Newcastle United made 3 changes: Callum Wilson for Alexander Isak (69′), Joe Willock for Allan Saint-Maximin (69′) and M. Almirón for Jacob Murphy (87′).
Top player: Kieran Trippier
Probably the most impressive player in Newcastle United was Kieran Trippier.
His rating iswith 60 passes (61% accurate) and 8 key passes. He was won 8 duels out of 15. He performed 16 crosses.
Results of the day
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