Newcastle United has a long and storied history in English football. It was originally founded in 1892, when the two Newcastle-based football clubs, East End and West End, merged into one entity. Over the course of their 130-year old career, the Magpies have done quite well for themselves. They currently play in the top flight of English football, and have never dropped below the second tier since joining the Football League, a year after their formation.
During the 2021/22 Newcastle did not do too well for themselves. While they were not ranked among the bottom, they didn’t break through to the top 10, finishing the season with a rank of 11th overall. However, it seems that this time around, they have learned from their past mistakes.
Currently, Newcastle United sits at the number 3 spot, having won 8 out of the 15 games which they have played. They are ranked higher than some of England’s best-known clubs, like Manchester United, Chelsea, Liverpool, and Tottenham. Due to their success, enthusiasts of sports betting online have noticed that Newcastle’s odds have gone up quite a bit in the past few months since the Premier League began. So, to honor the Magpies, we thought we would go over their track record during the first 15 matches of the season. Let us take a look at how they’ve done for themselves.
Starting the season off right, Newcastle United won their first match against Nottingham Forest with a score of 2 – 0. The match took place on 6 August, and served almost as a precursor to the success that the Magpies would enjoy this season.
Sadly, the success would not be immediate. In the following six matches, Newcastle could not pull a single win. Five of the matches ended up being ties, and their 31 August game against Liverpool, though exciting, ended in favor of the Reds.
This streak of bad luck continued all the way until 1 October, when the Mags went up against Fulham. The game was not much of a nail-biter. After all, Once Newcastle…
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Author : Andy The Magpie
Publish date : 2022-11-24 12:40:12
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