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Head to Head
Premier League (EPL) 19 May 2013 Newcastle United 0 – Arsenal FC 1
Premier League (EPL) 29 Dec 2012 Arsenal FC 7 – Newcastle United 3
Premier League (EPL) 12 Mar 2012 Arsenal FC 2 – Newcastle United 1
Premier League (EPL) 13 Aug 2011 Newcastle United 0 – Arsenal FC 0
Premier League (EPL) 5 Feb 2011 Newcastle United 4 – Arsenal FC 4
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26 Dec 2013 Newcastle United 5 – Stoke City 1 EPL
21 Dec 2013 Crystal Palace 0 – Newcastle United 3 EPL
14 Dec 2013 Newcastle United 1 – Southampton 1 EPL
7 Dec 2013 Manchester United 0 – Newcastle United 1 EPL
4 Dec 2013 Swansea City 3 – Newcastle United 0 EPL
26 Dec 2013 West Ham 1 – Arsenal FC 3 EPL
23 Dec 2013 Arsenal FC 0 – Chelsea FC 0 EPL
14 Dec 2013 Manchester City 6 – Arsenal FC 3 EPL
11 Dec 2013 Napoli 2 – Arsenal FC 0 UCL
8 Dec 2013 Arsenal FC 1 – Everton 1 EPL
This fixture saw the only four goal comeback to date in Premier League history, when Newcastle came back from 0-4 down to draw 4-4 in February 2011.
Arsenal have lost just one of their last 12 Barclays Premier League games at St James Park (D7 L4).
Newcastle have conceded a total of 14 goals in their last five Premier League games against Arsenal.
Arsenal enjoyed a 7-3 win against Newcastle last season (at home), one of only six games in Premier League history to see 10+ goals (Before Dec 21st).
That 7-3 game was these two sides’ final game of 2012 and Newcastle have conceded 24 goals in their last seven final PL games of the year.
Arsenal have lost only one of their last 17 final games of the year (0-1 to Sheffield United in 2006).
Alongside Spurs, Arsenal have won the most points away from home in the Premier League this season (19).
Olivier Giroud has only scored one of his 18 Premier League goals outside of London, but this solitary strike came in the north-east (at Sunderland) earlier this season.
Arsenal have won the most Premier League points in 2013, and their current 79 point tally in the year cannot be surpassed by any other side.
Yoan Gouffran has scored in five consecutive Premier League home games for Newcastle United.
Newcastle United 1 v 2 Arsenal
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Note: Stats from Opta