FACTMAN: The best head-to-head facts for Gameweek Thirteen of the Premier League.


Nott’m Forest v Liverpool

● This is the first league meeting between Nottingham Forest and Liverpool since a 2-2 draw in April 1999, though Liverpool won an FA Cup tie between the two at the City Ground last season.

● Liverpool have never won in five Premier League away games against Nottingham Forest (D3 L2) – the City Ground is the only ground the Reds have played at more than once in the competition and never won.

● Liverpool are unbeaten in their last 16 away Premier League games against promoted sides, since a 2-0 loss at Hull in February 2017 (W11 D5). The last team to have a longer such run were Tottenham between 2012 and 2020 (23 games).

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Everton v Palace

● After losing four of their first six Premier League home games against Crystal Palace (W2), Everton are unbeaten in their last seven against the Eagles at Goodison Park (W4 D3).

● Crystal Palace have won just one of their last 15 Premier League games against Everton (D7 L7), beating them 3-1 at Selhurst Park last season.

● After a run of seven defeats in 10 Premier League home games between October and March last season
(W2 D1), Everton have now lost just three of their last 11 (W5 D3). However, they did lose against Manchester United last time out, last losing consecutively at Goodison Park in March.

Everton v Palace markets


Man City v Brighton

● Manchester City have won nine of their 10 Premier League meetings with Brighton, with the exception being a 3-2 away loss in May 2021.

● Brighton have never won an away league game against Manchester City – they’ve lost 10 of their 12 such visits, including each of the last eight by an aggregate score of 21-2.

● Manchester City have won each of their last nine Premier League home games, scoring at least three goals each time. There have only been two longer such runs in English top-flight history, both recorded by Aston Villa (12 between March/December 1897 and 13 between December 1930 and September 1931).

Man City v Brighton markets


Chelsea v Man Utd

● Chelsea are winless in their last nine Premier League games against Manchester United (D6 L3) – only
against Blackburn (12 between 1992 and 1998) and Arsenal (19 between 1995 and 2005) have they ever had a longer winless run in the competition.

● Manchester United have won just two of their last 20 Premier League away games against Chelsea (D8
L10), winning 3-2 in October 2012 and 2-0 in February 2020. Indeed, of all Premier League sides they’ve
faced more than twice on the road, their lowest away win rate is against the Blues (20% – 6/30).

● Manchester United have lost each of their last three Premier League games in London – they last lost more consecutively in the capital in league football between April 1973 and January 1974 (5).

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Aston Villa v Brentford

● Aston Villa have never lost a home league game against Brentford (W2 D5), though each of their last four against the Bees at Villa Park have been drawn.

● Brentford have alternated between drawing (4) and winning (4) each of their eight league meetings with Aston Villa this century, beating them 2-1 last time out in January.

● London clubs are unbeaten in their last eight away Premier League games against Aston Villa (W6 D2), since the Villans beat Chelsea 2-1 on the final day of the 2020-21 campaign. In Premier League history, only at Goodison Park (53) have London clubs won more games than at Villa Park (47) among stadiums outside the capital.

Aston Villa v Brentford markets


Leeds v Fulham

● Leeds have won each of their last three league games against Fulham, as many as they had in their
previous 15 against them. They’ve never won four consecutively against the Cottagers before.

● Fulham are winless in their last five league visits to Elland Road against Leeds (D3 L2), with their last win there coming in December 2014 in a Championship fixture, a 1-0 victory.

● London clubs have won just 19 of their 83 Premier League away games against Leeds, for a 23%-win rate at Elland Road. Of stadiums outside the capital that London sides have played at least 50 games at, only at Old Trafford (12%) and Anfield (14%) do they have a lower win rate.

Leeds v Fulham markets


Southampton v Arsenal

● Following a 1-0 win in April, Southampton are looking to win consecutive Premier League matches against Arsenal for only a second time, doing so previously in January and December 2015.

● Arsenal have won two of their three away Premier League matches against Southampton under Mikel Arteta, but did lose 1-0 at St Mary’s last season.

● This is the third time Southampton are hosting Arsenal in a Premier League match with the Gunners
starting the day top of the table, with Saints unbeaten in the previous two (3-2 in November 2002, 2-2 in
January 2014).

Southampton v Arsenal markets


Wolves v Leicester

● Wolves are unbeaten in all five of their home Premier League matches against Leicester City (W3 D2),
winning 2-1 against the Foxes last season. They’ve only faced Fulham more often at home in the Premier League without losing (seven games).

● Leicester City lost 2-1 against Wolves in their last league meeting but haven’t lost consecutive matches
against them since August 1992 in the second tier.

● The away team has never won in any of the 10 Premier League meetings between Wolves and Leicester
(D4 L6). They’ve also failed to score on seven occasions, although the three times the away side scored
was the Foxes (two 3-4 defeats and a 1-2 defeat).

Wolves  v Leicester markets


Spurs v Newcastle

● Tottenham Hotspur have won seven of their last 10 Premier League matches against Newcastle United (D2 L1), winning both last season and scoring eight goals in the process (3-2 away, 5-1 home).

● Newcastle United have won 10 away Premier League matches against Tottenham, their joint most against a single opponent (also 10 vs West Ham), although they lost 5-1 there last season.

● Newcastle won 4-1 against Fulham in their last Premier League game in London; the Magpies last won
consecutive league visits to the capital in May/August 2019, when a 4-0 win at Fulham was followed by a
1-0 victory at Tottenham.

Spurs v Newcastle markets


West Ham v B’mouth

● West Ham United won 4-0 in their last Premier League meeting with Bournemouth on New Year’s Day in 2020, in what was David Moyes’ first game of his second spell. The Hammers have never lost against the Cherries under Moyes (W1 D2).

● During their first spell in the Premier League from 2015-16 to 2019-20, Bournemouth won more points against West Ham (15) than against any other side in that time (W4 D3 L3).

● West Ham have won their last five Premier League games on a Monday – they’ve never won six in a row on a specific day of the week in the competition.

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