Newcastle United hosts Arsenal in a match from the first round of the Premier League
Newcastle United hosts Arsenal in a match from the first round of the Premier League. Here are our free football betting tips for the weekend for this clash at the St. James’ Park in Newcastle.
For Newcastle this is a new era which is about to begin. Rafael Benitez left the club after the end of the last season, so the Magpies had to sign a replacement. They chose another experienced coach – Steve Bruce, who will lead the team with a contract until 2022.
On the market Newcastle made an expensive deal, spending 44 million euro for Hoffenheim’s Brazilian striker Joelinton. He will has the task to lead the team’s attack this season. Meanwhile Nice’s winger Allan Saint-Maximin also signed with the Magpies, while Amiens’ right back Emil Krafth was also bought. Newcastle also made an interesting decision on the market, choosing to bring back Andy Caroll to the club. He signed as a free agent.
In the same time the Spanish striker Ayoze Perez was sold to Leicester City, while Joselu returned to Spain and signed a contract with Alaves. Mohamed Diame also left the team.
Arsenal are starting their second season with Unai Emery as a manager. The Spanish tactician is still building his project at the Emirates, so the club made few more deals on the market. Arsenal broke their transfer record, paying 80 million euro to Lille for the talented winger Nicolas Pepe. Meanwhile the Gunners boosted their defense with deals for Chelsea’s David Luiz, Saint-Etienne’s William Saliba and Celtic’ Kieran Tierney. A very exciting signing as well is the Spanish midfielder Dani Ceballos, who was loaned from Real Madrid.
Meanwhile the Gunners said goodbye to Alex Iwobi, Laurent Koscielny, Carl Jenkinson and David Ospina, who left the Emirates Stadium.
These are our free football betting tips for the Premier League game between Newcastle United and Arsenal on Sunday.