Eddie Howe and Newcastle will be desperate not to lose this game as that will be their fourth straight defeat in the Premier League. It will also leave a question on the status of Eddie Howe as the Newcastle boss. But, they will be confident as the game will be at St. James’ Park where they beat Pep Guardiola’s men in the Carabao Cup. Manchester City on the other hand will be on a quest to make it a hattrick of wins in the Premier League if they win on Saturday. It is a very important game for Manchester City. If they win, they will go to the second place in the table only two points behind leaders Liverpool. Thus, this will be an interesting game to watch. Here is the Newcastle vs Manchester City preview with prediction, team news, lineups, & how to watch.
Newcastle vs Manchester City preview
Let’s start this Newcastle vs Manchester City preview by telling you how to watch this Premier League game…
How to watch Newcastle vs Manchester City on TV
- Date: Saturday 13 January 2024
- Time: 17:30 (GMT)
- Venue: St. James' Park
- TV channels/live stream: UK – TNT Sports 1, TNT Sports Ultimate, discovery+, discovery+ App, Radio BBC Live, US – NBC, Peacock Premium, Telemundo, Canada – FuboTV
Newcastle team news
Eddie Howe will be thrilled that none of his players had to leave for international matches. However, his injury woes are far from over. Joelinton is the latest addition to the injury list of Newcastle and Lewis Miley should be starting this game in his place.
Manchester City team news
Pep Guardiola will be delighted to welcome back Kevin De Bruyne. Apart from the Belgian, the Norwegian goal machine, Erling Haaland will be back for this game. He may not play the full 90 minutes. But, he is surely expected to start as well as Ederson. Manuel Akanji and John Stones will miss this game.
Newcastle vs Manchester City predicted lineups
- Newcastle predicted lineup: (Formation: 4-3-3) Dubravka, Trippier, Schar, Botman, Livramento; Longstaff, Guimaraes, Miley; Gordon, Isak, Almiron.
- Manchester City predicted lineup: (Formation: 4-2-3-1) Ederson, Walker, Dias, Ake, Gvardiol; Rodri, Kovacic, De Bruyne; Grealish, Haaland, Foden.
Newcastle vs Manchester City score prediction
Newcastle vs Manchester City is expected to be a good game to watch however, the Citizens are overwhelmingly favourites to win this tie. Eddie Howe and his Newcastle team need to play out of their skin to get a result in this game. They will have St. James’ Park behind them rallying them on. However, Man City will be too tough of an opponent for Newcastle. So, our prediction will be Newcastle 0-3 Manchester City.
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