Newcastle United and Nottingham Forest will open the English Premier League season on Saturday. St. James Park hosts the match with intriguing stakes on both sides. Nottingham will appear in the EPL for the first time in more than two decades. Newcastle seeks a strong start after a high-profile finish to the previous campaign.
Kickoff from Newcastle is scheduled for 10 a.m. ET. Newcastle is the -155 favorite (risk $155 to win $100) in the latest Newcastle vs. Nottingham odds from Caesars Sportsbook, while Nottingham is a +450 underdog. A draw is priced at +280, and the over-under for total goals is 2.5, with the over priced at +100 and the under at -130.
Before locking in any Newcastle vs. Nottingham picks or EPL predictions, you must see what SportsLine soccer insider Brandt Sutton has to say.
Sutton, a former collegiate soccer player, has been SportsLine's top soccer editor for nearly five years. He has followed soccer closely for much longer and factors in managerial tactics, projected lineups and past performances to make the most informed decisions possible, keeping his finger on the pulse of the game all over the globe.
Sutton has also been on a roll with his best bets, going 114-85 in his last 199 soccer picks, returning over $3,000 for $100 bettors!
The expert knows Newcastle finished last season on a nice run. Newcastle won six of the last eight EPL matches, overcoming a slow start in league play. Nick Pope arrives to bring standout goalkeeping for Newcastle, and the club was far better in home matches than road matches a season ago. On the other side, Nottingham won the last two head-to-head matches with Newcastle. The club also has a revamped roster as it makes the jump to EPL, headlined by the addition of Jesse Lingard.
Now, Sutton has broken down the Newcastle vs. Nottingham match from every angle and locked in his best bets. He has a pair of best bets for the match, so you ABSOLUTELY need to see his analysis before making any selections of your own.
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