Factz about today’s Premier League games

Here are the factz for Saturday’s games

Burnley v Manchester City

  • Burnley have won just once against Man City in their last 11 attempts. City have won 5 of those matches.
  • Burnley have won 13 of their 14 points this season at home.
  • The sides have played each other 4 times in the Premier League – and 18 goals have been scored in them.
  • City have got 15 points from their 6 away matches this season – the best record in the league.
  • City’s Kevin De Bruyne has the most assists this season – 7.

Hull City v West Bromwich Albion

  • Hull have lost 8 of their last 10 Premier League matches.
  • The Baggies, meanwhile, are going for 3 successive wins – they haven’t done that in the Premier League for 4 years.
  • The Tigers haven’t kept a clean sheet in 10 league games.
  • West Brom have only conceded 6 away from home this season – the third best in the division.
  • Hull have the league’s leakiest defence – conceding 27 so far.

Leicester City v Middlesbrough

  • Leicester lost their last home match – they hadn’t lost in the league at home previously for more than a year.
  • Despite that loss, Leicester have only conceded 4 at home this season – only Chelsea have a better record.
  • Boro have won just 1 of their last 10 league matches.
  • Boro have also only scored 10 goals in the league – the joint worst in the division.
  • Jamie Vardy hasn’t scored in his last 14 league and cup matches for Leicester. He has scored for England in that time.

Liverpool v Sunderland

  • Last season, Sunderland got a 2-2 draw against Liverpool at Anfield. TheĀ  Reds won 0-1 at the Stadium of Light.
  • Sunderland haven’t beaten Liverpool in their last 8 attempts, losing 5.
  • The Reds are unbeaten in their last 10 league matches, winning 7.
  • Sunderland have won their last 2 matches, having not won in their first 10.
  • Liverpool have scored 30 goals this season – more than any other in the league.

Swansea City v Crystal Palace

  • Both of last season’s matches between the sides ended in a draw. 1-1 at the Liberty and 0-0 at Selhurst Park.
  • Swansea last won in the league on the opening day – an 11 game run.
  • Palace have lost their last 5 league matches.
  • The Swans have won just 2 points at The Liberty this season.
  • Palace have yet to keep a clean sheet this season.

Chelsea v Tottenham Hotspur (5.30)

  • Spurs have a legendarily terrible record at Stamford Bridge: they last won there in 1990 – 26 games ago.
  • Chelsea have won their last 6 league matches without conceding a goal.
  • Spurs are the only unbeaten team in the Premier League – having won 6 and drawn 6.
  • Chelsea have the best home record in the league – 15 points from 6 games.
  • Last season’s matches both ended in draws: 2-2 at The Bridge and 0-0 at White Hart Lane.