Tag Archives: Sky Sports Premier League

Get the factz on Manchester City v Arsenal in the Premier League

Embed from Getty Images

The second match in the Premier League today sees Manchester City play Arsenal. Kick-off is 2.15pm and the match is live on Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Premier League. Here are the factz you need to know:

* City have won just 1 of the last 7 PL matches between the sides. Arsenal have won 3.
* City have won 8 PL matches on the spin.
* Arsenal have won 10 of their last 12 matches in all competitions.
* City are averaging more than 4 goals per game at home – 21 goals in 5 matches.
* Arsenal have lost 3 of their opening 5 away matches in the PL.

All the factz on tonight’s Premier League clash between Burnley and Newcastle United

Embed from Getty Images

The final match of this round of Premier League fixtures sees Burnley play against Newcastle United. The match kicks off at 8pm and is live on Sky Sports Premier League. Here are the factz you need to know:

• Turf Moor was a fortress for Burnley last season, but they have only won 1 of 4 home PL matches so far this season.
• Newcastle are in form – winning 4 of their last 7 PL matches, and losing just one.
• A win for either side could see them go 6th in the PL, although Burnley would need to win by 3 clear goals to do so.
• Sean Dyche is celebrating his 5th anniversary in charge of the Clarets. He is the Premier League’s 3rd longest serving manager, behind Arsene Wenger at Arsenal and Eddie Howe at Bournemouth.
• Newcastle’s Matt Ritchie has 5 assists so far this season – only Manchester City’s David Silva and Kevin De Bruyne have more (both 6).

All the factz you need for the Manchester United v Tottenham Hotspur Premier League clash

Embed from Getty Images

The early kick-off in the Premier League today is the clash between title rivals Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur. Kick-of is 12.30 and it is live on Sky Sports Premier League. Here are the factz and stats you need to know:

* United won this fixture 1-0 last season, with Spurs winning the reverse fixture 2-1.
* United have a great record against Spurs – winning 20 of the last 32 PL meetings between the sides and losing just 4.
* United are also great at Old Trafford currently: winning their past 5 PL matches there without conceding.
* But Spurs are also great away from home, winning 9 of their last 10 on the road.
* Spurs have also lost just 2 of their last 22 PL matches, winning 18.

All the factz and stats on today’s Tottenham Hotspur v Liverpool Premier League clash

Embed from Getty Images

The second Premier League match today is Tottenham Hotspur v Liverpool at Wembley, which kicks off at 4pm. Both sides are looking to push their title credentials today – you can watch their progress live on Sky Sports Premier League.

* Last season, the sides drew 1-1 at White Hart Lane, while Liverpool won 2-1 at Anfield.
* The Reds are unbeaten in 9 PL matches against Spurs, including 6 wins.
* Spurs finally won at Wembley last time out and have kept 4 clean sheets out of their past 5 matches.
* Liverpool have never failed to score in consecutive matches under Juergen Klopp.
* Harry Kane’s last 13 goals for Spurs have all come away from home.

All the factz and stats for today’s Everton v Arsenal Premier League match

Embed from Getty Images

Today’s first match in the Premier League is Everton v Arsenal, which pitches two managers who are under pressure against each other. Kick-off is 12.30 and the match is live on Sky Sports Premier League. Here are the factz you need to know:

* Everton won this fixture 2-1 last season, while Arsenal triumphed 3-1 at the Emirates.
* However, that victory for Everton was one of only 2 they have recorded against the Gooners in 23 matches.
* Everton have scored just 5 goals this season – only Bournemouth and Crystal Palace have scored fewer.
* Arsenal haven’t won in their last 4 away matches in the PL.
* If Arsenal lose, they would equal their worst start to a season under Arsene Wenger (13 points from 9 games).