Premier League Stats (29th-30th Dec 18)

The Premier League action is coming at us thick-and-fast at the moment as we head into week 20.

Another big set of fixtures over Saturday and Sunday – we get going on Saturday (29th) with five 3pm games that include Spurs v Wolves and Leicester hosting Cardiff, while the 5:30pm clash is a beauty as Liverpool welcome Arsenal to Anfield.

Onto Sunday and we’ve four more clashes to take in that get going with Chelsea travelling to Crystal Palace at 12noon – a clash that the Eagles won 2-1 last season.

We’ve two 2:15pm games that see Burnley playing West Ham and Man City away at Southampton, while we end with Manchester United entertaining Bournemouth at Old Trafford.

As always, we’ve got all the games covered from a head-to-head angle, plus our best betting option on each match based on the stats – So, let’s get started!

Premier League Stats (15th-16th Dec 18)

Saturday 29th December 2018

Brighton & Hove Albion v Everton 15:00

  • Already played this season, Everton 3-1 Brighton
  • Last season’s repeat fixture ended, Brighton 1-1 Everton
  • Everton took 4 points off Brighton last season
  • Everton have lost just 1 of their last 11 vs Brighton
  • 4 of the last 6 head-to-heads fixtures went OVER 2.5 GOALS
  • Both teams scored in the last 8 of the last 9 head-to-heads
  • 4 of the last 10 head-to-heads were draws
  • Richarlisson (Everton) scored a brace in this season’s head-to-head

BEST BET: BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE

 

   Fulham v Huddersfield Town 15:00

  • Already played this season, Huddersfield 1-0 Fulham
  • Last repeat fixture (2016), Fulham 5-0 Huddersfield
  • 4 of the last 6 head-to-heads went UNDER 2.5 GOALS
  • Two 1-1 draws in the last 5 head-to-heads
  • Fulham are unbeaten in their last 6 home games vs Huddersfield

BEST BET: UNDER 2.5 GOALS

 

   Leicester City v Cardiff City 15:00

  • Already played this season, Cardiff 0-1 Leicester
  • Last repeat fixture (2012), Leicester 0-1 Cardiff
  • The last 3 head-to-heads went UNDER 2.5 GOALS
  • Leicester have lost just 1 of their last 6 vs Cardiff
  • 4 of the last 5 head-to-heads went UNDER 2.5 GOALS

BEST BET: UNDER 2.5 GOALS

 

  Tottenham Hotspur v Wolverhampton Wanderers 15:00

  • Already played this season, Wolves 2-3 Spurs
  • Last repeat fixture (2012), Spurs 1-1 Wolves
  • Both teams scored in 4 of the last 5 head-to-heads
  • 2 of the last 4 head-to-heads ended in DRAWS
  • Spurs are unbeaten in their last 5 vs Wolves
  • Spurs have lost just 1 of their last 12 home games vs Wolves (all comps)

BEST BET: BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE

 

Watford v Newcastle United 15:00

  • Already played this season, Newcastle 1-0 Watford
  • Last season’s repeat fixture ended, Watford 2-1 Newcastle
  • Watford took 6 points off Newcastle last season
  • 5 of the last 6 head-to-heads went OVER 2.5 GOALS
  • Watford have won 5 of their last 6 vs Newcastle (all comps)
  • Both teams scored in 4 of the last 6 head-to-heads
  • Both teams scored in the last 5 repeat fixtures
  • 2 of the last 11 head-to-heads ended in DRAWS

BEST BET: WATFORD TO WIN

 

   Liverpool v Arsenal 17:30

  • Already played this season, Arsenal 1-1 Liverpool
  • Last season’s repeat fixture ended, Liverpool 4-0 Arsenal
  • Liverpool took 4 points off Arsenal last season
  • Liverpool are unbeaten in their last 7 vs Arsenal
  • The last 5 of the last 6 head-to-heads went OVER 3.5 GOALS
  • 9 of the last 11 head-to-heads went OVER 2.5 GOALS
  • 5 DRAWS in the last 9 head-to-heads
  • Both teams scored in 9 of the last 11 head-to-heads
  • Liverpool are unbeaten in the last 5 repeat fixtures
  • The last 5 repeat fixtures went OVER 2.5 GOALS
  • Firmino (Liverpool) has scored 5 in the last 6 head-to-heads

BEST BET: OVER 2.5 GOALS

 

Sunday 30th December 2018

   Crystal Palace v Chelsea 12:00

  • Already played this season, Chelsea 3-1 Palace
  • Last season’s repeat fixture ended, Palace 2-1 Chelsea
  • Chelsea have won 3 of the last 4 repeat fixtures
  • Chelsea have won the last 2 of the last 3 repeat fixtures ‘to nil’
  • Both teams scored in the last 4 head-to-heads
  • 6 of the last 7 head-to-heads went OVER 2.5 GOALS
  • 11 of the last 15 head-to-heads went OVER 2.5 GOALS
  • Chelsea have scored in 14 of the last 15 head-to-heads
  • Chelsea have scored the first goal in 7 of the last 9 head-to-heads
  • No draws in the last 15 head-to-heads

BEST BET: OVER 2.5 GOALS

 

   Burnley v West Ham United 14:15

  • Already played this season, West Ham 4-2 Burnley
  • Last season’s repeat fixture ended, Burnley 1-1 West Ham
  • Burnley took 4 points off Burnley last season
  • West Ham have lost just 1 of their last 9 vs Burnley
  • Both teams have scored in the last 5 repeat fixtures
  • 4 of the last 5 repeat fixtures went OVER 2.5 GOALS
  • 2 draw in the last 15 head-to-heads
  • Chris Wood (Burnley) has scored in the last 3 head-to-heads
  • Last season’s repeat fixture saw a RED CARD (West Ham)

BEST BET: OVER 2.5 GOALS

 

Southampton v Manchester City 14:15

  • Already played this season, Man City 6-1 Southampton
  • Last season’s repeat fixture ended, Southampton 0-1 Man City
  • Man City took 6 points off Southampton last season
  • 7 of the last 10 head-to-heads went OVER 2.5 GOALS
  • Both teams scored in 5 of the last 7 head-to-heads
  • Man City have lost just 1 of their last 11 vs Southampton
  • 5 of the last 7 repeat fixtures went OVER 2.5 GOALS
  • 2 DRAWS in the last 11 head-to-heads
  • Raheem Sterling (Man City) has scored in 2 of the last 3 head-to-heads

BEST BET: OVER 2.5 GOALS

 

   Manchester United v Bournemouth 16:30

  • Already played this season, Bournemouth 1-2 Man Utd
  • Last season’s repeat fixture ended, Man Utd 1-0 Bournemouth
  • Man Utd took 6 points off Bournemouth last season
  • Man Utd have never lost at home to Bournemouth (all comps)
  • Played 15 times, Man Utd 10, Draw 3, Bournemouth 2
  • Both teams scored in 6 of the last 9 head-to-heads
  • 4 of the last 7 head-to-heads went OVER 2.5 GOALS
  • Lukaku (Man Utd) has scored in 2 of the last 3 head-to-heads

BEST BET: MAN UTD TO WIN