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Premier League Round 11: Did You Know?

Posted by (Online Community Manager)
3rd Nov 2017, 3:09pm
Optus

Enjoy this collection of fun facts ahead of this weekend's fixtures.

 

Stoke vs Leicester

 

Leicester City have come from two goals down to draw 2-2 in each of their last two PL visits to the bet365 Stadium.

 

Huddersfield vs West Brom

 

Huddersfield Town are aiming for successive top-flight home wins for the first time since November 1971.

 

Newcastle vs Bournemouth

 

Rafa Benitez has managed five home PL matches for Newcastle on a Saturday and won all five.

 

Southampton vs Burnley

 

Charlie Austin, who scored 41 goals in 82 league appearances for Burnley between 2011 and 2013. has scored four goals in five league matches against the Clarets since leaving.

 

Swansea vs Brighton

 

Brighton are looking to record back-to-back away victories in the top flight for only the second time.

 

West Ham vs Liverpool

 

Philippe Coutinho has three goals and three assists in his last five matches against West Ham in all competitions.

 

Spurs vs Crystal Palace

 

Chris Armstrong was Spurs' record signing when he moved for a fee of $7.8 million in June 1995. He struck 48 PL goals for Spurs, after having scored 23 times for Palace.

 

Man City vs Arsenal

 

Theo Walcott has scored more away goals at the Etihad Stadium than any other Arsenal player (3).

 

Chelsea vs Man Utd

 

This fixture saw Jose Mourinho's PL debut in August 2004. His Chelsea side triumphed 1-0 thanks to a Eidur Gudjohnsen strike.

 

Everton vs Watford

 

The Hornets have scored with a PL-high 52% of their shots on target this season.