The game between Newcastle United and Stoke City in the Premier League on 21st April 2012 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.

Footymad preview History of the Newcastle United v Stoke City fixture

Stoke City face a trip to Newcastle United at St. James Park on Saturday afternoon, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having taken no points from 30 of the 41 contests.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at St. James Park was just last season, in September 2010, with Stoke City inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Magpies in a Premier League match.