Peter Odemwingie has scored four goals in five Barclays Premier League meetings with Newcastle United.
After failing to win any of their first four Barclays Premier League meetings with the Potters, Newcastle United have won four of their last five (L1).
Newcastle United have already won five more points (46) than they managed in the whole of 2012-13 (41), this despite having five games left to play.
Just nine players have scored a Premier League goal for Newcastle United this season (excl. own goals); fewer than any other team.
75% of the points that Stoke City have won this season have come at the Britannia Stadium (30/40) – no side has won a higher proportion of points at home.
The only teams to have won more points at home than Stoke City this season (30) are the current top five teams in the Premier League.
Stoke saw Glenn Whelan, Marc Wilson and manager Mark Hughes all sent off in their 5-1 defeat to Newcastle earlier this season at St James Park.
Each of the last seven Premier League meetings between Stoke and Newcastle have seen at least three goals scored.
Papiss Demba Cisse has scored in every one of his four Premier League appearances against Stoke City – against no other opponent has he scored as many goals.
Jonathan Walters has scored four goals in his last six Premier League apps against Newcastle – against no other PL opponent has he scored more often.