Newcastle United on TV: FREE stream of Leeds United clash, channel, referee, VAR and kick-off time

Newcastle United are set to welcome Leeds United to St James’s Park in the Premier League.

By James Copley
Tuesday, 26th January 2021, 1:48 pm

Newcastle United return to top-flight action against Leeds United tonight.

The Magpies are 16th in the Premier League, with 19 points from 19 games after a 1-0 defeat against Aston Villa on Sunday evening.

Indeed, the pressure is mounting Steve Bruce, with fans unveiling a banner suggesting the former Hull City boss should leave before the club are relegated following the loss.

The pitch is seen through the lens of a TV camera at St James's Park, home of Newcastle United.

The Whites currently occupy 12th position, with 23 points from 18 fixtures so far this campaign, following a 1-0 defeat to Brighton & Hove Albion last time out.

But how can you watch the clash? Here, we take you through everything you need to know…

When is Newcastle United v Leeds United?

The match will take place at St James’s Park on Tuesday, January 26 (tonight), with kick-off scheduled for 6:00pm.

What are the odds for Newcastle United v Leeds United?

At the time of writing, bookmakers Paddy Power have Leeds priced at odds on to win the clash at 19/20.

A draw is 14/5 with the same outlet, whilst a Newcastle United win is 11/4.

Interestingly, SkyBet are offering a price boost of 6/1 for both Callum Wilson and Patrick Bamford to score during the match.

Allan Saint-Maximin to Score and Newcastle United to win is priced at 9/1 currently.

All odds correct at the time of writing. Over 18s only. Please gamble responsibly and Be Gamble Aware. www.begambleaware.org.

Can I watch Newcastle United v Leeds United for free?

Unlike Newcastle United’s game against Leeds United last year, fans won’t be able to watch the game through Amazon Prime this time out.

However, EE customers can get a free three-month trial of BT Sport by texting SPORT to 150.

At the end of the three months, you will automatically roll onto the £15 per month subscription.

Or you can cancel the trial at any time during the three months by texting STOP SPORT to 150.

What channel is Newcastle United v Leeds United on?

The Premier League match will be broadcast on television via the BT Sport 1 and BT Sport Ultimate channels.

How can I join a watch along to Newcastle United v Leeds United?

We're all socially distanced during lockdown but this way we can all still come together digitally for a noisy night of Premier League action.

As the teams compete for bragging rights, we will be asking for your views from the comfort and safety of your own home as our pundits from the Yorkshire Evening Post and Shields Gazette give their expert views and spark debate on a video call.

Watch and take part within the build-up, the game itself - kick-off 6pm - and during our post-match verdict.

Who is the referee for Newcastle United v Leeds United?

Anthony Taylor will referee Newcastle United’s Premier League clash with Leeds United.

Gary Beswick and James Mainwaring will assist Taylor, with Peter Bankes named as the fourth official.

Jarred Gillett will be the VAR for the game and will be assisted by Constantine Hatzidakis.