All the factz you need to know about today’s premier league fixtures

Here are the factz for today’s premier league games.

AFC Bournemouth v Tottenham Hotspur

  • Spurs did the double over Bournemouth last season, including a 5-1 win at the Vitality Stadium.
  • Bournemouth have lost just 1 of their last 6 matches, winning 3.
  • Spurs have lost 1 match all season – to Monaco in the Europa League.
  • Bournemouth have kept just 2 clean sheets in their last 18 league matches.
  • Spurs have conceded just 4 league goals this season.

Arsenal v Middlesbrough

  • The last meeting between the sides was in the FA Cup in 2015 – The Gunners won 2-0.
  • In the Premier League era, Arsenal have won 16 of the 28 games between the sides. Boro have won just 5.
  • Arsenal have scored 62 goals against Middlesbrough – an average of more than 2 per game – so expect goals in this game.
  • Arsenal haven’t been beaten in all competitions since the opening game of the season when they lost 3-4 to Liverpool.

Middlesbrough have won just once in the league this season – that came in August against local rivals Sunderland.

Burnley v Everton

  • Last time Burnley were in the Premier League, Everton did the double over them, winning 1-3 at Turf Moor and 1-0 at Goodison.
  • Burnley have scored just 6 goals this season – the joint lowest in the league (with Sunderland)
  • All of Burnley’s 7 points this season have been won at home.
  • Everton have conceded just 6 goals this season – only Spurs have conceded fewer.

Everton have lost just once this season in the league, winning 4.

Hull City v Stoke City

  • Stoke have won 4 of of the 8 Premier League meetings between the sides. Hull have won just once.
  • Hull have lost their last 4 matches, conceded 17 goals, including last time out against Bournemouth.
  • Stoke kept their first clean sheet in 18 matches last weekend.
  • Stoke haven’t won away from the Bet365 Stadium since March (7 matches, 5 defeats).

Hull won their opening 2 fixtures this season but haven’t won since.

Leicester City v Crystal Palace

  • Last season both matches ended 1-0 to Leicester.
  • Overall, in games between the sides, Palace have won 23 to Leicester’s 25, with 17 draws.
  • The Eagles haven’t kept a clean sheet in 13 league matches.
  • Leicester are on a 19 match unbeaten run at home – winning 12.
  • Crystal Palace are unbeaten in 3 away games and have only lost one of their last 6.

Swansea City v Watford

  • Last season’s games both ended as 1-0 home wins.
  • The last 0-0 draw between the sides came in the old division 2 in August 1979.
  • Swansea have lost 6 of their last 7 league matches – their only win came on the opening day.
  • Watford have won 4 of their last 5 league matches.

Troy Deeney is still on 99 goals for Watford. He will be the fifth player to complete a century of goals for the club if he nets today.

West Ham United v Sunderland

  • Sunderland haven’t beaten West Ham in 6 games. The Hammers have won 3 of those and the others were drawn.
  • Sunderland are the only side in the Premier League yet to win this season.
  • Sunderland also went winless in their first 8 games last season – but managed to escape relegation.
  • Only Sunderland and Crystal Palace have yet to keep a clean sheet this season.

West Ham won their first match in 5 last time out. They haven’t won back-to-back since April.

Liverpool v West Bromwich Albion

  • Both matches ended in draws last season: 2-2 at Anfield and 1-1 at the Hawthorns.
  • West Brom haven’t beaten Liverpool since February 2013 – in the 6 games since, Liverpool have won 2 and the others have been drawn.
  • Liverpool are unbeaten in 11 Premier League home matches (6 wins).
  • West Brom have only won once in their last 10 Premier League away games but have only lost 3 of those.
  • Liverpool kept their first clean sheet of the season last time out against Manchester United.