Newcastle and West Ham will be looking for their first points of this campaign, neither team will be happy with their start to the season.
Newcastle can say they have been a little unlucky, while West Ham will no doubt claim that things will get better and that there were signs of that in the 3-2 loss at Southampton.
Newcastle stats over last 20 home games
Home wins 7
Home Losses 11
6 of the last 20 Newcastle home games have been over 2.5
6 of the last 20 Newcastle home games both teams have scored.
Newcastle have scored first in 9 of their last 20 home games
Newcastle have conceded first in 10 of their last 20 home games
Newcastle have scored in 12 of their last 20 home games
West Ham stats over last 20 away games
Away wins 6
Away Losses 9
15 of the last 20 West Ham away games have been over 2.5
11 of the last 20 West Ham away games both teams have scored.
West Ham have scored first in 7 of their last 20 away games
West Ham have conceded first in 11 of their last 20 away games
West Ham have scored in 14 of their last 20 away games
Newcastle is the value bet here, they were unlucky against Tottenham and were the better side at Huddersfield for large parts of the game.
West Ham did improve against Southampton after their opening day thrashing at the hands of Man Utd but even so, they have yet to show that they are ready to win.
Therefore the best value bet in this game is