Whilst they may have guaranteed safety some time ago, Newcastle United are on a disappointing run to finish what remains a strong first season back in the Premier League..
Having lost their last four in the league, each by a one-goal margin, the Magpies will want to send their fans home happy as they host Chelsea on Sunday – a side they traditionally perform well against at home.
Our unique algorithm has predicted the Toon side it believes will start the game.
Football Whispers uses data to predict teams’ starting XIs, taking into account injuries, suspensions, the statistical likelihood of a player being selected, the competition the match is in, players’ previous performances and the opponent’s style.
And you can also give it a go yourself. Just click ‘create your own’ on the line-up at the top of the page and pick your ideal XI for the game.You can also see each player’s stats once you’ve selected them.
When you’re happy with your team, press confirm and you’ll be able to share it with your friends via social media.