Newcastle United Jets vs Western United Match Analysis & Prediction
25/02/2023 9:00 am
Western United will look to end the three-game losing streak in the A-League this weekend when they travel to McDonald Jones Stadium for a clash against Newcastle United Jets in the 18th round of the campaign. Kickoffs on February 25 at 09:00 EAT.
Coming into this game, Newcastle Jets FC is seventh in the table with 24 points and has picked up 11 points from the last five games both home and away.
Newcastle Jets will aim for another victory following 0-1 A-League triumph over Macarthur FC in their previous fixture. In that match, Newcastle United Jets had 34% possession, five shots with two of them on target and a goal scored by Trent Buhagiar (8′). Macarthur FC got 17 shots with five of them on target.
Western United on the other hand occupies the bottom-most spot in the table with 16 points and has picked up four points from the last five games both home and away.
Western United will heads into this fixture hoping for better results after 0-3 A-League trashing at the hands of Wellington Phoenix in their previous encounter. In that match, Western United managed 46% possession and 13 shots with four of them on target. Wellington Phoenix got 16 shots with seven of them on target and goals by Yan Sasse (19′), Bozhidar Kraev (58′) and Oskar Zawada (64′).
Newcastle United Jets vs. Western United Head to head
Saturday’s fixture will be the ninth head to head encounter between these two sides since 2019; Western United claims three wins, Newcastle United Jets claims two wins while three other matches ended all square.
Newcastle United Jets Team News
Reno Piscopo will be unavailable for boss Arthur Papas’s selection for this match through injury.
Newcastle United Jets 's Last 5 Matches
Western United Team News
As for the visitors, manager John Aloisi will be unable to call upon the service of Steven Lustica who is recovering from injury.
Western United 's Last 5 Matches
05/02/2023Western Sydney1Western United0A-League
28/01/2023Macarthur FC2Western United2A-League
Newcastle United Jets vs. Western United : Odds and Predictions
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