Bournemouth’s stunning win at St James’s Park yesterday lifts them above Southampton, West Brom and Newcastle to 14th place in the alt-3 league table.
Bournemouth have had a harder run of fixtures since the start of the season than both Newcastle and Southampton. This is clear from the clubs’ respective alt-3 schedule strength charts:
Newcastle and Southampton are both flattered by their current points totals. They each face a relatively tough set of fixtures in the coming weeks.