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All the factz on the October 6 3pm kick offs in the Premier League

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There are 5 matches in the Premier League kicking off at 3pm today, involving clubs at both ends of the table. Here are the facts you need to know:

Burnley v Huddersfield Town
* Last season, both matches between the sides ended 0-0.
* Burnley have won their last 2, having had no wins in their opening 5 matches.
* Huddersfield have yet to win in the PL this season, and have gone 11 without a win, counting last season.
* The Terriers are the lowest scorers in the PL, with 3 goals and have conceded the joint highest – 16.
* Burnley have gone 50 matches without being awarded a penalty – much to The annoyance of manager Sean Dyche.
Crystal Palace v Wolverhampton Wanderers
* This is the first time the teams have met in the top flight since 1981.
* Palace have yet to score at Selhurst Park this season.
* Wolves are unbeaten in 5 matches – 3 wins in that run.
* Wilfried Zaha is the man to stop for the Eagles – he has 8 goals and 2 assists in his past 12 matches.
* Wolves have named that same starting XI in their opening 7 matches – no side has gone unchanged for 8 matches from the start of a season in the PL.
Leicester City v Everton
* Last season, Leicester Best Everton 2-0 at the King Power Stadium. Everton gained revenge at Goodison, winning 2-1.
* Leicester have won their last 3 matches in all competitions and 3 of their last 4 at home.
* Everton are consistently inconsistent: 3 wins, 3 draws and 3 losses in all competitions this season.
* Jamie Vardy has scored 14 goals the PL in 2018 – only Mo Salah and Harry Lane have scored more.
* Everton are poor away from home – just 3 wins in their last 30 on the road, with 15 losses.
Tottenham Hotspur v Cardiff City
* Last time the sides met in the PL, in 2013/14, Spurs recorded a pair of 1-0 wins.
* Spurs haven’t won at Wembley in their last 4 matches there.
* Cardiff have failed to win any of their opening 8 league games on only 2 occasions before.
* Of the 27 sides Harry Kane has faced in the PL, it is only Cardiff he has failed to score against.
* Cardiff have conceded 16 goals in 7 matches, the joint highest in the division, alongside Huddersfield and Fulham.
Watford v AFC Bournemouth
* Expect a draw: 5 of the last 6 meetings have ended all square. Bournemouth won the other match.
* Watford are without a win in 3 in the PL, having won their first 4.
* Bournemouth haven’t kept a clean sheet in 9 away matches.
* A win for either side could take them into the top 4.
* If Watford win, it will be their 50th in the PL.

All the factz on Cardiff City v Burnley, including which TV channel its on

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In the only Premier League match today Cardiff City take on Burnley at the Cardiff City Stadium. Both sides will be looking to improve on poor starts to the season. The match kicks off at 4pm and it is live on Sky Sport Main Event and Sky Sports Premier League. Here are the factz you need to know:

* Odds are on the result being a draw – 9 of the last 11 matches between the sides have ended all square.
* Cardiff have yet to win in 7 matches in all competitions so far this season.
* Burnley won last time out, but that was their only win in 8 – they’d lost 6 in that run.
* Cardiff’s 3 goals is the joint worst tally in the league.
* Burnley’s Aaron Lennon scored his first PL goal since March 2016 last weekend.

All the factz on the 22 September 3pm kick offs in the Premier League

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There are 6 matches in the Premier League kicking off at 3pm today. Here are all the factz you need to know on these matches:
Burnley v AFC Bournemouth
* Bournemouth earned their first victory ever over Burnley last time the sides met at Turf Moor.
* One point from 5 matches is Burnley’s worst start to a top flight season.
* Meanwhile 10 points from 5 matches is the Cherries’ best start to a PL season, and to any season since 2009.
* Burnley have conceded 10 in the PL so far – it took them 13 matches to do that last season.
* Bournemouth have kept 1 clean sheet away from home in their last 13 attempts.
Cardiff City v Manchester City
* Manchester City haven’t won in Cardiff in the top flight since 1954.
* Cardiff have scored 3 goals so far this season – only Huddersfield have netted fewer.
* City have won 9 of their last 11 PL matches.
* The side’s last met in the FA Cup last season. Goals from Raheem Sterling and Kevin de Bruyne we’re enough to see City through.
* City have failed to score in an away match just once in their last 29 outings.
Crystal Palace v Newcastle United
* Newcastle are a bogey side for Palace – the Magpies have won 10 of their last 15 meetings, with the Eagles taking just one win.
* Palace’s home form is dodgy – 5 losses in their last 8 at home.
* Newcastle’s 1 point from their opening 5 matches is their joint worst start to a PL campaign.
* A win for Palace would be their 200th in the top flight and 100th in the PL.
* Newcastle have lost 4 of their last 5 away matches, drawing the other.
Leicester City v Huddersfield Town
* Leicester ran out 3-0 winners in this fixture last season. It ended 1-1 at the John Smiths Stadium.
* The Foxes’ home form isn’t great – 2 wins in their last 9 at the King Power, although they’ve only lost 3 in that run too.
* Huddersfield are yet to win this season and in all haven’t won in 9 PL matches (5 defeats).
* The Terriers are the PL’s lowest scorers this season with just 2 goals.
* Leicester play to the end: 4 of their 8 goals this season have come on or after the 88th minute.
Liverpool v Southampton
* The Reds did the double over Southampton last season: they won 3-0 at Anfield and 0-2 at St Mary’s.
* Liverpool have never won their opening 7 matches of a season.
* Saints are consistently inconsistent: in their last 10 PL matches, they have won 3, drawn 4 and lost 3.
* Anfield is a fortress for Liverpool – they haven’t conceded in their last 7 at home.
* Mark Hughes has never won at Anfield as a manager in 11 attempts.
Manchester United v Wolverhampton Wanderers
* Wolves haven’t won at Old Trafford since 1980.
* United lost last time they played at Old Trafford in the PL. Jose Mourinho has never lost consecutive home matches in his managerial career.
* Wolves have won their last two matches – they haven’t won 3 in a row in the top flight since 1980.
* Romelu Lukaku is United’s form man – 4 goals in 4 starts so far.
* The last 0-0 draw between the sides – in any competition – came in, you guessed it, 1980.

All the factz on Wolverhampton Wanderers v Burnley, including which TV channel its on

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The first match today in the Premier League sees Wolverhampton Wanderers host Burnley at Molineux. Both sides will be looking to improve on patchy starts to the season. The match kicks off at 1.30pm and it is live on Sky Sports Premier League and Sky Sports Main Event. Here are the factz you need to know:

* Wolves have drawn their opening two home matches.
* Burnley haven’t won in the PL since April, and have lost their last 3 matches.
* The Clarets have won just 5 of their last 25 PL matches – with 11 defeats.
* The side’s first met in the league on 22 September 1888 – Wolves ran out 4-1 winners that day.
* The side’s have met 128 times before – Wolves winning on 65 occasions to Burnley’s 37.

All the factz on Burnley v Manchester United

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Its a Lancashire derby as Burnley play Manchester United at Turf Moor. Both sides will be looking to kick-start their season after poor starts. The match kicks off at 4pm. Here are the factz you need to know:

* Last season, Manchester United took at 0-1 win at Turf Moor. Earlier in the season, the sides drew 2-2 at Old Trafford.
* The Clarets haven’t won in 8 PL matches (5 defeats).
* United’s opening to their season is their worst since 1992/3. They haven’t lost 3 of their first 4 matches since 1986/7.
* Burnley’s home form isn’t great – just 9 points from 10 matches in 2018.
* If United lost it will equal their worst PL sequence of 3 consecutive defeats.