Premier League 2018-19 – Cardiff City vs Newcastle United Preview

AT A GLANCE

When does Cardiff City vs Newcastle United kick off? Saturday 18th August, 12:30 (UK)

Where is Cardiff City vs Newcastle United being played? Cardiff City Stadium

What television channel is Cardiff City vs Newcastle United on? Sky Sports Premier League

Where can I stream Cardiff City vs Newcastle United? Sky Sports subscribers can stream the match online via Sky Go

Are tickets still available for Cardiff City vs Newcastle United?

Cardiff City – https://www.eticketing.co.uk/cardiffcity

Newcastle United – https://book.nufc.co.uk/en-GB/categories/Away%20Tickets

HEAD-TO-HEAD
Last six meetings: Cardiff City W1, Newcastle United W5
All-time meetings: Cardiff City W16, Newcastle United W27, D13

THE TEAM NEWS

CARDIFF CITY

Predicted line-up (5-4-1): Etheridge; Peltier, Morrison, Bamba, Ecuele Manga, Bennett; Mendez-Laing, Paterson, Ralls, Hoilett; Zohore

Unavailable: Gunnarsson (Injured)

Doubtful: Zohore (Injured)

NEWCASTLE UNITED

Predicted line-up (4-4-1-1): Dubravka; Yedlin, Clark, Lascelles, Dummett; Ritchie, Diame, Shelvey, Kenedy; Perez; Joselu

Unavailable: Lejeune (Injured)

Doubtful: Fernandez (Injured), Yedlin (Injured)

THE PREDICTION

Cardiff's loss at Bournemouth on the opening day backed up pre-season thoughts that this will be a difficult season for them. The same could be said for Newcastle however, and this could be a match in which both teams do not take too many risks and deem a point as a satisfactory outcome.