• No side have seen more goals scored in the 90th minute or later of their Barclays Premier League games this season than Cardiff (3).
  • Newcastle United have won their last six successive meetings with Cardiff City in all competitions.
  • The Magpies have conceded a league-high three headed goals in the Premier League this season so far.
  • Loïc Remy has now been involved in four goals in four Premier League appearances for Newcastle (scored three and assisted another).
  • Newcastle have won just three of their last 23 Premier League away games, losing 13 of these matches.
  • Cardiff City have lost just three of their 26 home games in league competition since the start of 2012-13 (W16, D7).
  • The Welsh side have committed only 50 fouls in their six Premier League games so far; a league-low figure.
  • Papiss Demba Cisse has now gone 12 successive Premier League appearances without a goal for Newcastle.
  • Should he score against his former side, Craig Bellamy will become the first player in the history of the Barclays Premier League to score for seven different clubs in the competition.
  • Newcastle have made six errors that have led to an opposition attempt at goal in the Premier League this season; more than any other side.