Newcastle vs Nottingham Forest Live Stream: How to Watch, Team News, Head to Head, Odds, Prediction and Everything You Need to Know

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The 2022/23 Premier League opening weekend sees a huge clash as Newcastle United face Nottingham Forest and we have all the relevant news you need to know ahead of kick-off.

This match is a very exciting one as not only does it see two huge historic sides face each other, it also sees Forest play their first top-flight match for 23 years.

Nottingham Forest has made an abundance of signings this summer, and there will be a lot of fans wondering how quickly they can gel.

Meanwhile, Newcastle performed magnificently under new manager Eddie Howe last season and many will be expecting them to have a very good season.

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Here is everything you need to know about Newcastle vs Nottingham Forest:


Newcastle vs Nottingham Forest will take place on Saturday 6th August 2022 at St. James’ Park. The match will kick off at 3:00 PM UK time/BST.

How To Watch

Football fans in England who cannot attend the game will be sad to hear that the match will be not televised live on TV. This is due to the fact that 3:00 PM games cannot be shown live.

Live Stream

Due to the game not being live, you will not be able to live stream the game in the UK. After the game, highlights of the match will be posted on the YouTube accounts of both sides, as well as on the Sky Sports YouTube account. Match of the Day will also be on BBC One and BBC iPlayer in the evening.

Newcastle player Allan Saint-Maximin in action during the pre season friendly match between Newcastle United and Athletic Bilbao at St James' Park on July 30, 2022 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England.

Team News

Newcastle will be without Javier Manquillo and Jonjo Shelvey, whilst Federico Fernandez and Jamal Lewis face late fitness tests.

Nottingham Forest only has one player missing and that is summer signing Omar Richards.

Predicted Newcastle XI: Pope; Trippier, Schar, Botman, Targett; Guimaraes, Longstaff, Joelinton; Saint-Maximin, Wilson, Almiron

Predicted Nottingham Forest XI: Henderson; N. Williams, McKenna, Worrall, Cook, Toffolo; Colback, O’Brien; Lingard; Johnson, Awoiniyi

Head to Head

This upcoming match will be the eighth the Premier League between the two sides. Newcastle has won five, and Nottingham Forest has won none. There have been three draws between the two sides.

  • 20th September 2011: Nottingham Forest 3-4 Newcastle United
  • 2nd December 2016: Nottingham Forest 2-1 Newcastle United
  • 30th December 2016: Newcastle United 3-1 Nottingham Forest
  • 23rd August 2017: Newcastle United 2-3 Nottingham Forest
  • 29th August 2018: Nottingham Forest 3-1 Newcastle United


The betting markets have Newcastle as the favourites, and understandably so.

  • Newcastle to win: 8/13
  • Draw: 14/5
  • Nottingham Forest to win: 9/2
Lyle Taylor celebrates with Moussa Niakhate, Scott McKenna and Brennan Johnson of Nottingham Forest during the Pre-Season Friendly match between Nottingham Forest and Hertha Berlin at Pirelli Stadium on July 20, 2022 in Burton-upon-Trent, England


Both sides need to start the season strong, and Forest needs to make sure they can try and get away from the relegation zone as quickly as possible. We believe Newcastle will come out on top.

Prediction: Newcastle 3-1 Nottingham Forest

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