Newcastle United have a fairly good record when playing on a Friday night (Photo by Alex Pantling/Getty Images)

From Henri Lansbury to THAT Rafa Benitez speech - Relive Newcastle United's last 10 games on a Friday night ahead of their clash with Leeds United

Newcastle United face Leeds in two days time - and they have a surprisingly good record on Friday nights.

Wednesday, 15th September 2021, 7:11 pm

Before last season, when every Premier League game was played behind closed doors and broadcast live on TV, games on a Friday night were a rare occurrence.

Newcastle’s clash with Leeds will be their first league game in front of crowds on a Friday night since April 2019.

Having picked up just one point so far this season, Steve Bruce’s side really need a win and they may look back on their previous 10 games on a Friday night for inspiration when they face Marcelo Bielsa’s side.

United have won five, drawn two and lost just three of these games, outscoring the opposition 18 to 13 in the process.

Here, we look at all 10 of those games and relive some memorable moments from seven-goal thrillers, to yes, that Nottingham Forest game:

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