All the factz on Crystal Palace v Leicester City, including which TV channel its on

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There are two matches in the Premier League this Sunday. First up is Crystal Palace v Leicester City at Selhurst Park.

Both sides have had great starts to the season and will be gunning to ensure it continues as the table starts to take a recognisable form.

The match kicks off at 2pm and it is live on Sky Sports Premier League. Here are the factz you need to know:
* Leicester broke the record for biggest top-flight away win last time out versus Southampton.
* Crystal Palace did the double over the Foxes last season, winning 1-0 at Selhurst Park and thumping them 1-4 at the King Power Stadium.
* The Eagles are slow starters – only 3 of their 10 Premier League goals this season have come before the break.
* A win today would mean Leicester have their best start ever to a top-flight season – better than their title-winning season.
* Jamie Vardy has had a new lease of life under Brendan Rodgers’ management – he’s got 18 goals in 20 matches since he took over.

All the factz on Manchester City v Aston Villa, including which TV channel its on

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The early kick-off in the Premier League today sees Manchester City take on Aston Villa at the Etihad Stadium.

City can close the gap to Liverpool to 3 points with a win today, meanwhile victory for the Villains would take them into the top half of the table.

The match kicks off at 12.30pm and it is live on BT Sport. Here are the factz you need to know:

* City’s recent record against Villa is enviable – they’ve won their last 9 home matches against them.
* City also haven’t lost consecutive he matches since February 2016.
* Villa have hit some form, winning their last two. They haven’t won 3 in a row in the Premier League since 2010.
* Aston Villa have also scored at least twice  in each of their last 4 matches.
* City’s strike force is on fire: Gabriel Jesus has scored in each of his last 7 appearances while Sergio Aguero is second in the PL goalscoring charts with 8 strikes – one behind Jamie Vardy.

All the factz on Southampton v Leicester City, including which TV channel its on

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We have Friday night football in the Premier League this week as Leicester City travel to the south coast to take on Southampton at St Mary’s.

The sides are looking at different ends of the table currently. A win for Leicester could take them above Manchester City into 2nd place. Meanwhile a win for Saints would take them to 14th and some breathing space above the relegation zone.

The match kicks off at 8pm and it is live on Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Premier League. Here are the factz you need to know:

* In this fixture last season the Foxes came away with all three points thanks to a 1-2 win. Saints gained revenge at the King Power Stadium with a win by the same score.
* Saints have won just one point at home all season.
* Leicester have won 3 of their last 4 PL matches – the other was a narrow defeat to Liverpool.
* Danny Ings is Southampton’s form man – he has 5 goals in his last 4 appearances.
* Leicester haven’t kept a clean sheet in the road in their last 12 matches.

Arsenal and Manchester City on alert as Isco set for Real Madrid exit

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Premier League champions Manchester City and top-half side Arsenal could make a bid for Real Madrid forward Isco in January as it is reported he is on his way out of the club.

Isco has been a peripheral figure at the Bernabeu under Zinedine Zidane this season, playing just 170 minutes. He also struggled for game time last season.

With Madrid said to be considering a January clear-out of some squad players, Isco is a clear candidate for the exit door.

Spanish news outlet AS has reported that both Arsenal and Manchester City are interested. With Madrid wanting Isco out, they may consider taking a reduced fee for him. Given that at 27 and with a contract that runs to 2022, they could ask top dollar for Isco, it could be a tempting deal.

It would certainly make sense for Arsenal, who have lacked creativity in midfield this season, especially without Mesut Ozil – who himself could be set to leave the Emirates in January.

For City, Isco would add to the already fierce competition for places at the Etihad stadium.

All the factz on Sheffield United v Arsenal, including which TV channel its on

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The final match of this round of Premier League fixtures sees Sheffield United take on Arsenal at Bramall Lane.

Sheffield United want a win to put some distance between themselves and the relegation zone – they are currently one point above it. Meanwhile a win for Arsenal will take them back into the Champions League spots.

The match kicks off at 8pm and it is live on Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Premier League. Here are the factz you need to know:

* This is the first league meeting between the sides since 2006. They have met twice in the League Cup since then, with Arsenal running out comfortable winners on both occasions.
* United are slow starters – they’ve scored just one goal before half time this season.
* Arsenal have kept just two clean sheets away from home in their last 23 matches.
* The Blades have kept 24 clean sheets since the start of last season – more than any other side in the top 4 divisions in England.
* If Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scores for Arsenal, it will be his 50th goal for the club in all competitions in just 75 appearances.