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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 Tottenham Hotspur v West Ham United, including which TV channel its on

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Today’s early kick off in the Premier League is a London derby between Tottenham Hotspur and West Ham United at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. 

Spurs are seeking a win to cement a Champions League spot, while West Ham will want to get one over on old rivals.

The match kicks off at 12.30pm and it is live on Sky Sports Premier League and Sky Sports Main Event. Here are the factz you need to know:

* Spurs are looking for their first League double over the Hammers since 2012/13. They’ve beaten them twice already this season in league and cup.
* So far, Spurs have a perfect record at their new stadium – 4 games played, 4 wins, no goals conceded.
* West Ham are awful away from home – seven defeats in their last 8 matches.
* Spurs are in inconsistent form – 3 wins and 3 defeats in their last 6 matches.
* Defence is West Ham’s problem – they’ve conceded 2 or more in their last 6 matches and have kept 5 clean sheets all season.