Newcastle United v Arsenal: How to watch, what TV channel it is on plus stream details

Newcastle United host Arsenal in the Premier League with the Premier League safety line in their sights.

Friday, 30th April 2021, 7:49 am
Updated Friday, 30th April 2021, 11:18 am

Two wins and two draws for Steve Bruce’s side in recent weeks has lifted the club nine points above the relegation zone.

And victory against the Gunners would go a long way to guaranteeing a place in the top-flight next season.

How can you watch Newcastle versus Arsenal? Here, we take you through everything you need to know:

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Newcastle United face Arsenal in the Premier League at St James' Park. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

When is Newcastle United v Arsenal?

The Premier League fixture between Newcastle United and Arsenal takes place at St James’ Park on Sunday, May 2, 2021.

Kick-off is at 2pm as Bruce’s side look to extend their unbeaten run to five matches.

What channel is Newcastle United v West Ham United on?

The Premier League fixture between Newcastle United and Arsenal is on Sky Sports Main Event, Sky Sports Premier League and Sky Sports Ultra HD.

Coverage is due to get underway at 1pm – an hour before kick-off at St James’ Park.

Can I stream Newcastle United v Arsenal online?

You can watch the match for £9.98 via NOW TV, or sign up for a month for £33.99 without signing up to a contract.

NOW TV can be streamed through a computer or apps found on most smart TVs, phones and consoles.

Existing Sky Sports customers can live stream the game via the Sky Go app on a variety of devices.

The Shields Gazette will also have full coverage via Miles Starforth and Jordan Cronin.

Who is the referee for Newcastle United v Arsenal?

Mike Dean is the referee for Newcastle United v Arsenal. His assistants are Ian Hussin and Dan Robathan.

Andy Madley is the fourth official while Chris Kavanagh is assisted by Matthew Wilkes in the VAR room at Stockley Park.

What’s the latest team news ahead of Newcastle United v Arsenal?

Steve Bruce could welcome back Fabian Schar to his matchday squad after the defender featured in an under-23s game against Crystal Palace on Monday.

Karl Darlow, Ryan Fraser, Jamaal Lascelles and Isaac Hayden remain sidelined. Super-sub Joe Willock is ineligible to play against his parent club.

There are just the two injury concerns for Mikel Arteta with Kieran Tierney and Alexandre Lacazette out.

What are the odds for Newcastle United v Arsenal?

Newcastle are 13/5 to beat Arsenal, while a draw is priced at the same odds.

The Gunners are 1/1 to leave St James’ Park will three points.

Odds: Sky Bet

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