Both the newcastle and hingham boats are on the back foot with both teams struggling to turn the corner.
Newcastle have lost seven of their last 10 matches and have dropped two of their three away games to Swansea and Cardiff.
Both sides are now three points adrift of their top four places, with Newcastle needing wins against Aston Villa and West Bromwich Albion to make it into the top four.
But hampshire, meanwhile, are 10 points behind third-placed Birmingham, while the two sides are currently just one point behind eighth-placed Barnsley.
Newcastle, meanwhile are also in a desperate situation, having dropped points from their previous four games, while hamphire are currently two points adelta from the play-off places.
The Newcastle-Hampshire game will be televised on BT Sport, with a replay due on Sunday afternoon.