Newcastle United will be up against Manchester City in Game Week 21 of the English Premier League, 2023/24 at St James Park on January 13.
Newcastle United vs Manchester City football fantasy tips and English Premier League, 2023/24 prediction
Manchester City are currently ranked 3rd on the English Premier League, 2023/24 points table, with 12 wins, 3 losses and 19 draws in 19 matches, leading to 40 points. They have scored 45 goals and have a goal difference of 24.
Meanwhile, Newcastle United are 9th in the standings with 29 points after 20 matches, winning 9, losing 9 and drawing 2 times. They have scored 39 times this season and possess a goal difference of 10.
The last time Newcastle United faced an English Premier League side, they lost by 4-2 against Liverpool. Meanwhile, Manchester City's last match saw them win 2-0 against Sheffield United.
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- Alexander Isak -The Newcastle United forward will be an important pick for your fantasy team. The player has struck 9 times in 15 matches. Alexander Isak has also assisted 0 times and created 11 chances for his team. He has a passing accuracy of 79.82%.
- Anthony Michael Gordon -The 22-year-old Newcastle United player has scored 6 goals in 19 matches, which makes him a top contender for fantasy teams. Anthony Gordon, with a passing accuracy of 83.51%, has created 21 goal-scoring opportunities for the side. The footballer has completed 405 passes succesfully and is primed of fetch plenty of fantasy points.
- Julian Alvarez -Choosing this Manchester City forward is crucial for your fantasy team as he has netted 6 goals in just 19 games this English Premier League, 2023/24 season. The Argentina international has not only showcased his goal-scoring prowess but also provided 5 assists and crafted 43 opportunities for his team. Impressively, he maintains a solid passing accuracy of 86.77%, making him a well-rounded and impactful player for fantasy enthusiasts to consider.
- Jeremy Baffour Doku -An integral part of Manchester City's attack, Jeremy Doku will once again be a sought-after name among fantasy managers. He has scored 2 goals in 11 matches and has been directly involved in 5 goals. The Belgium striker boasts a passing accuracy of 84.62%, completing 253 passes successfully.
- Miguel Angel Almiron Rejala -The Paraguay international will be a player to watch out for in the Newcastle United vs Manchester City encounter. The attacking midfielder has been on the scoresheet 2 times this English Premier League, 2023/24 season. Miguel Almiron also has 1 assist and his passing accuracy stands at 86.18%, making him an integral part of fantasy teams. He has also made 16 key passes.
- Sean David Longstaff -The Newcastle United midfielder has been in fine form this season. Sean Longstaff has struck 2 goals in 17 matches and created 12 chances for his team. The England footballer has also completed 463 passes, 12 key passes and 15 successful tackles. These numbers make him a prime candidate for fantasy football teams.
- Philip Walter Foden -Fantasy managers can count on Phil Foden to deliver vital points for their fantasy teams, given his incredible form this season. The Manchester City player has struck 5 goals and assisted 6 times in English Premier League, 2023/24. He has also completed 38 key passes and created 38 chances for his team.
- Bernardo Mota Veiga de Carvalho e Silva -The Manchester City player has struck 5 times in 16 matches, establishing himself as a prime choice for fantasy teams. Bernardo Silva boasts an impressive 89.48% passing accuracy and has contributed significantly by creating 33 goal-scoring opportunities for the team. The Portugal player has successfully completed 33 key passes, showcasing his proficiency on the field and making him a standout option for fantasy enthusiasts.
- Daniel Johnson Burn -He has been instrumental in Newcastle United's defense, contributing to 6 clean sheets in 15 matches. Dan Burn has played a crucial role in thwarting opposition attacks, blocking 3 shots this English Premier League, 2023/24 season. Due to his defensive prowess, the England player has conceded only 17 goals, showcasing his effectiveness in maintaining a solid defensive line for the team.
- Jamaal Lascelles -Newcastle United defender, Jamaal Lascelles, has played a key role in the team's impressive defensive record, contributing to 4 clean sheets and blocking 0 shots in 9 matches. The team has only conceded 10 goals with Gvardiol in their defensive lineup. Fantasy managers can bank him for a solid performance and potential points.
- Manuel Obafemi Akanji -The left-back will shoulder the defensive duties for Manchester City in the upcoming fixture. Manuel Obafemi Akanji has helped keep 5 clean sheets, blocking 1 shot in 15 games. Manuel Akanji is poised to play a key role in the upcoming defensive efforts for Manchester City.
- Nathan Benjamin Ake -The full back from the Netherlands has consistently churned fantasy points with his defensive abilities. In Nathan Benjamin Ake's presence, Manchester City have kept 5 clean sheets in 15 matches. He has made 7 defensive blocks, further emphasizing his valuable role in bolstering the team's backline.
- Ederson Santana de Moraes -Newcastle United's Ederson Santana de Moraes should be the preferred choice of goalkeeper in the NEW vs MCI match. The Brazil goalkeeper has 5 clean sheets in 18 matches of the English Premier League, 2023/24. Ederson de Moraes has conceded 20 goals.
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