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

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The final match in this round of Premier League fixtures sees Manchester City take on Leicester City at the Etihad Stadium. 

City are desperate to take three points and, with it, regain the lead in the title race. This isn’t a meaningless fixture for Leicester either, as they could still finish in 7th place, which could yet yield a Europa League spot.

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:

* Leicester beat Manchester City 2-1 in the reverse fixture at the King Power Stadium. City also needed penalties to beat them in the Carabao Cup.
* However, City are on a 12-match winning streak in the Premier League. They’ve conceded just 3 goals in this run.
* They have also won 17 out of 18 PL matches at the Etihad Stadium this season.
* However, Leicester are also in great form having won 6 of their last 7 PL matches, drawing the other.
* Sergio Aguero has scored 15 league goals at the Etihad this season.

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

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The final match in the Premier League today is at the Emirates Stadium as Arsenal take on Brighton & Hove Albion. 

Arsenal need a win to boost their hopes of qualifying for next season’s Champions League. Meanwhile Brighton can play with freedom, with Cardiff’s relegation having been confirmed yesterday.

The match kicks off at 4.30pm and it is live on Sky Sports Premier League. Here are the factz you need to know:

* The sides drew 1-1 earlier in the season at the Amex Stadium.
* Arsenal have lost 4 of their last 5 matches in the PL.
* Brighton have limped over the survival line – just two wins in their last 16 matches and no wins in their last 7.
* Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang needs one goal to reach 20 league strikes this season. Only 5 Arsenal players have reached this milestone previously in the PL era.
* Goalscoring away from home is a major problem for the Seagulls – they have drawn a blank on 8 occasions – only relegated Cardiff and Huddersfield have worse records.

All the factz on Newcastle United v Liverpool, including which TV channel its on

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The final match in this long day of Premier League football sees Newcastle United host Liverpool at St James’s Park. 

Newcastle could finish as high as 11th, but Liverpool are going for the title and will re-take the lead in the title race with a win.

The match kicks off at 7.45pm and it is live on Sky Sports Premier League and Sky Sports Main Event. Here are the factz you need to know:

* Newcastle are bang in form, having won 6 of their past 7 matches.
* However, Liverpool can go one better – they’ve won 7 out of 7, scoring 20 goals in that run.
* Ayoze Perez is the Magpies’ form man with 7 goals in his last 7 appearances.
* For Liverpool, Andy Robertson has 11 assists – one more will be a record number for a defender in this division.
* Liverpool could finish runners-up with 97 points – the highest ever points haul to not win in Europe’s top 5 leagues, beating Real Madrid’s 96 in 2009/10.

All the factz on AFC Bournemouth v Tottenham Hotspur, including which channel its on

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The early kick-off in the Premier League today sees AFC Bournemouth play Tottenham Hotspur at the Vitality Stadium.
A win for Spurs will guarantee a top-4 finish and Champions League football again next season. Bournemouth will want to finish the season well.
The match kicks off at 12.30pm and the match is live on Sky Sports Premier League and Sky Sports Main Event. Here are the factz you need to know:
* Spurs thrashed Bournemouth 5-0 in the reverse fixture earlier in the season at Wembley.
* The Cherries have lost 5 of their last 10 PL matches, winning just two.
* Spurs meanwhile have lost 4 of their last 5 matches in all competitions.
* Callum Wilson is Bournemouth’s form man, with 6 goals and 4 assists in his last 9 PL appearances.
* Spurs have still only drawn 1 match in the PL this season. In addition, all 4 of their last 4 matches have ended 1-0.

All the factz on Liverpool v Huddersfield Town, including which TV channel its on

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The race for the Premier League title is in the spotlight again tonight as Liverpool take on Huddersfield Town at Anfield. 

Liverpool need three points to retake the lead in the title race. Meanwhile already-relegated Huddersfield will be playing for pride.

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:

* Liverpool haven’t lost to Huddersfield in 60 years in a league match – a run of 13 games.
* The Reds could win their 10th consecutive match in all competitions tonight.
* Meanwhile Huddersfield have lost 20 of their last 22 PL matches. Their only win in that run was against Wolves.
* Trent Alexander-Arnold has contributed 7 assists in his last 11 matches and 10 across the season.
* The Terriers have lost 27 matches this season in the PL – the record is 29 defeats, held by Sunderland, Derby County and Ipswich Town.