RSSGoogle PlusTwitterFacebook
Home  /  Football  /  Demba Ba Can Grab Newcastle’s First Goal

Fulham v Newcastle Odds: Home side tipped for the win at the Cottage

Dimitar BerbatovFulham and Newcastle go head-to-head in Monday night's live Premier League match and both sides are looking to kick on ahead of a busy Christmas period. The two teams are currently level on 17 points in the lower reaches of the table so there is all to play for at Craven Cottage and it is Fulham who start favourites with the bookmakers.

The Cottagers are currently 10/11 to win and earn a much needed three points with Bet 365, while Newcastle are 3/1 and the draw is 13/5. Martin Jol's Fulham could do with a win after winning just one of their last five at home in the league, although they can draw confidence from their recent performances in this fixture with Newcastle.

Jol's team have lost only one of the last six Fulham v Newcastle meetings in the league, winning each of the last three at home. A win is much-needed for Fulham as they are without a victory in their last seven matches, failing to score in each of the last three. They will have few better opportunities to get on the scoresheet though as Newcastle have failed to keep a clean sheet away from home in the league this season.

Dimitar Berbatov in particular will be a key man for Fulham, especially as Bryan Ruiz has been ruled out until the New Year with injury, and the Bulgarian is 5/1 favourite to be first goalscorer after notching five goals this term. A Fulham player to get that first goal could be a decent punt as they haven't been behind at half-time in any of their league games at Craven Cottage, while they have conceded 90% of goals on home soil in the second half of games.

B365 offer even-money for the second half to be the highest scoring of Monday's match, with Newcastle looking to improve their own recent poor form. Alan Pardew's side have won just one of their last nine in all competitions as they finally got a win under their belt last Monday when beating 10-man Wigan 3-0.

A second-string side has since lost 2-0 to Bordeaux in the Europa League but that should have little influence on Monday's match and Demba Ba is expected to be fully fit. Ba scored a brace against Wigan to take his tally to 10 for the season and he looks decent value to score Newcastle's first goal at 4/1.

However, Newcastle's efforts away from home have been pretty poor this season as they have lost to Southampton and Stoke recently, while their injury list has left them decimated as Steven Taylor and Yohan Cabaye are long-term absentees. In contrast, Fulham welcome Brede Hangeland back from suspension and his presence could make all the difference, with B365 offering 15/2 for Fulham to win 2-1.

Fulham v Newcastle Form

Check the season's statistics for both Fulham and Newcastle, plus the odds ahead of Monday's match.

Fulham Stats | Newcastle Stats

Fulham v Newcastle Tips

Tip #1: Fulham win @ 10/11 with Bet365.
Tip #2: Fulham win 2-1 @ 15/2 with Bet365.
Tip #3: Demba Ba to score Newcastle's first goal @ 4/1 with Bet365.

Steve Claridge Tips.

Fulham v Newcastle Odds

Match Betting

10/11 Fulham
13/5 Draw
3/1 Newcastle

Correct Score Odds

7/1 Fulham 1-0
17/2 Fulham 2-0
15/2 Fulham 2-1
10/1 Draw 0-0
11/2 Draw 1-1
12/1 Draw 2-2
12/1 Newcastle 1-0
20/1 Newcastle 2-0
12/1 Newcastle 2-1

First Goalscorer Odds

5/1 Dimitar Berbatov
11/2 Mladen Petric
11/2 Hugo Rodallega
7/1 Demba Ba
15/2 Papiss Cisse
8/1 Shola Ameobi
8/1 Nile Ranger
9/1 Kerim Frei
10/1 Charles Banya
10/1 No Goalscorer
11/1 Adam Campbell
11/1 Sammy Ameobi

Odds supplied by Bet365.com, who offer live betting in-running for all Premier League fixtures.

10 Latest Football Articles

Valencia, Espanyol & Malaga also featureReal Madrid tipped to bounce back in this weeks La Liga best bets treble
Valencia, Espanyol & Malaga Also Feature
19th Sep
Back Sergio Aguero to open the scoringChelsea tipped to pick up another positive result against Man City at The Etihad
Back Sergio Aguero To Open The Scoring
19th Sep
United search for first away win in fiveLeicester v Man Utd Odds Foxes bid to cause an upset in the East Midlands
United Search For First Away Win In Five
19th Sep
Ibrahimovic to star at Parc Des PrincesPSG v Lyon Odds Reigning Ligue 1 champions to storm to victory
Ibrahimovic To Star At Parc Des Princes
19th Sep
Back Sergio Garcia to score anytimeEspanyol v Malaga Odds Draw on the cards at the Power8 Stadium
Back Sergio Garcia To Score Anytime
19th Sep
Schalke and Dortmund are among the best Bundesliga betsSchalke tipped to secure a first Bundesliga win of the season against Frankfurt
Schalke And Dortmund Are Among The Best Bundesliga Bets
19th Sep
Marseille and Rennes can both score on SaturdayPSG and Lens star in our Ligue 1 best bets with both set for home wins
Marseille And Rennes Can Both Score On Saturday
19th Sep
Defending champs odds on favouritesAtletico Madrid v Celta Vigo Odds Back Mario Mandzukic to open the scoring
Defending Champs Odds On Favourites
19th Sep
Yeovil, Swindon and Oxford also make the four foldFulham v Blackburn features in weekends both teams to score accumulator
Yeovil, Swindon And Oxford Also Make The Four Fold
18th Sep
Cherries bid to stop the rot at Vicarage RoadWatford v Bournemouth Odds Hornets are even money for another home win
Cherries Bid To Stop The Rot At Vicarage Road
18th Sep

Archive - Previous 5 Football Articles

West Ham V Liverpool Odds Tight Betting For Upton Park Clash
Liverpool the Slight Favourites Against The Hammers
7th Dec
Everton V Tottenham Betting Fellaini Can Continue His Fine Scoring Form
Everton have drawn 7 of their last 9 matches
7th Dec
Man City V Man Utd Odds Blue Half Of Manchester Edge The Match Betting
City are unbeaten in the league this season
7th Dec
Wigan V QPR Odds Tempting Odds For A Draw At DW Stadium
QPR still searching for first win of the season
7th Dec
Wolves V Birmingham Odds Out Of Form Sides Meet At Molineux
Kevin Doyle The Favourite In First Goalscorer Market
6th Dec

Headline News

Low scoring match expected on SaturdayQPR V Stoke Odds Charlie Austin Heads The First Scorer Betting At Loftus Road
Low Scoring Match Expected On Saturday
Manchester United to complete juicy five-foldPreston And MK Dons Are Bankers To Win At Home In League One
Manchester United To Complete Juicy Five-fold
Gerrard a tempting bet to scoreBack Liverpool To Get Back On Track With A Win At West Ham
Gerrard A Tempting Bet To Score
Cherries bid to stop the rot at Vicarage RoadWatford V Bournemouth Odds Hornets Are Even Money For Another Home Win
Cherries Bid To Stop The Rot At Vicarage Road
Paul Pogba to ignite away victoryAC Milan V Juventus Odds Reigning Serie A Champions To Win In San Siro
Paul Pogba To Ignite Away Victory

Massive £250 free bet offer.

  • Place an initial bet of £50
  • Paddy Power will give you a £50 free bet
  • After this, place further bets and Paddy Power will give you up to £250 in free bets
  • Visit Paddy Power for more details

Open Account - Free £250 Bets With Paddypower

£50 free bet with William Hill.

  • Open an account at William Hill and and use the promotion code DIRECT50.
  • Deposit funds and place your first bet
  • William Hill match your first bet with a free bet up to a maximum of £50.

Open Account - Claim £50 Free With William Hill

Claim a signup bonus offer of £200 with Bet365.

  • Bet365 match your first deposit with a 100% bonus
  • Deposit anywhere between £10 and £200 to claim this massive offer

Open Account - Claim a £200 signup offer at Bet365

Betfred are amazingly offering double odds on your first bet with them, up to a stake unit of £10. In addition to this you can also claim a £25 free bet.

  • Open a new betting account with Betfred
  • If your first bet wins, Betfred double the odds
  • After this, once you have placed a bet of up to £25 they will provide you with a second free bet of £25

Open Account - Free £25 Bet With Betfred

Ladbrokes are one of the highest rated online bookmakers in the UK and are a superb choice for placing your bets. You can claim a free bet of up to £100 when opening a new account with Ladbrokes by clicking on one of the links on this site.

Bet £5 or more and Ladbrokes will match this with a free bet to the same stake unit.

Open Account - £100 Free Bet - Ladbrokes

Get free bets totalling £30 with bookmaker Sky Bet

  • One a new betting account at Skybet.
  • Deposit and place your first bet and Sky Bet will match with a free bet up to £30.
  • In addition, Skybet will also give you a £10 free bet every week!

Open Account - Open Account - Get £30 in free bets with Sky Bet

BetVictor is offering £50 in free bets to all new clients.

  • Place a £10 single bet and get a £10 free bet
  • Place a £15 double and get a £15 free bet
  • Place a £25 treble and get a £25 free bet

Open Account - Open Account - Free £50 Bets With BetVictor

Bookmark This Page

TwitterGoogleMixxPropellerStumble UponDiggRedditYahoo
Online Casino
Online Casino Blackjack and Roulette Games

Those looking for some online casino entertainment ought to check out all the latest UK Casino Sign Up offers from the top operators including 32Red and many of the sports betting casinos.
There is excellent information, should you be interested in playing online blackjack, roulette, the best progressives or slots - Online Casino Betting with the best introductory offers

Sports Calendar - Betting Fixtures

"));