Saturday at 15:00 Burton meets Newcastle, in a duel of round number 22 of the Championship.
Burton is going through a difficult period and that lost in the previous stage, 0-1 with Huddersfield, did fall to 21th place, above the red line first with 22 points and six on goal difference. That failure was the second in a row and the number nine in the entire season. Moreover, Huddersfield promoted esesc Burton’s first at home after a period of three months, which ticked three wins and two draws.
Newcastle no longer needs no introduction, is the current leader of the Championship, with 46 points, with the most convincing attack, with 43 goals and one of the most solid defensive, with 16 goals conceded. In the last round, “magpies” went 2-0 in moving from Wigan, ticking second consecutive success without goal conceded. Moreover, students Rafa Benitez’s movements were compelling, the Newcastle team with the most points collected on foreign land, 25.
Burton (3-5-2): McLaughlin – Brayford – Mousinho – McCrory – Akins – Choudhury – Irvine – Palmer – Dyer – Ward – O’Grady
Newcastle (4-2-3-1): Darlow – Anita – Lascelles – Clark – Dummett – Shelvey – Hayden – Ritchie – Diame – Gouffran – Gayle
The two have not had the opportunity until now to direct duel, but normally the way they went to parties, Newcastle has a great chance to move into a new account win. Under such circumstances, taking into account the difference in value between the two, inclined to go on a victory ensured the “magpies” since the break.