Premier League Stats (19th-20th Jan 19)

Wow, can you believe it’s week 23 in the Premier League?

Yes, another jam-packed few days of top-flight English football to take in with all 20 sides in action.

We get going on Saturday lunchtime with Wolves hosting Leicester in the 12:30pm offering – a clash that the Foxes too 2-0 when they met earlier this season.

An array of 3pm clashes that include the leaders Liverpool welcoming Crystal Palace to Anfield, while Brighton travel to Manchester United.

The 5:30pm clash is a cracker too as Arsenal host Chelsea – and with the Blues having lost just one of their last 14 vs the Gunners then it might be a tough game for the home side.

Onto Sunday and we’ve two more games as Man City travel to Huddersfield, while Spurs make the trip across town to face Fulham – with 7 of the last 9 clashes between the sides seeing Over 2.5 goals then we could be in for plenty of goalmouth action.

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 cracking!

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

 

Saturday 19th January 2019

Wolverhampton Wanderers v Leicester City 12:30

– Already played in the league this season, Leicester 2-0 Wolves
– Also met in the EFL Cup this season, Wolves 0-0 Leicester
– Leicester have lost just 1 of their last 6 vs Wolves (all comps)
– Wolves have not scored in their last 2 vs Leicester
– Wolves are unbeaten in their last 3 home games vs Leicester
– 4 of the last 6 head-to-heads went UNDER 2.5 GOALS
– This season’s league head-to-head saw a RED CARD (Leicester)

BEST BET: UNDER 2.5 GOALS

 

Bournemouth v West Ham United 15:00

– Already played this season, West Ham 1-2 Bournemouth
– Both league head-to-heads last season ended in DRAWS
– 5 of the last 7 head-to-heads went OVER 2.5 GOALS
– Both teams scored in 6 of the last 7 head-to-heads
– Both teams have scored in 10 of the last 12 head-to-heads
– The last 3 repeat fixtures went OVER 2.5 GOALS
– The last 3 repeat fixtures head went OVER 3.5 GOALS
– Met 12 times, Bournemouth, Draw 4, West Ham 5
– Callum Wilson (Bournemouth) has scored 2 in the last 3 head-to-heads

BEST BET: OVER 2.5 GOALS

 

Liverpool v Crystal Palace 15:00

– Already played this season, Palace 0-2 Liverpool
– 2 of the last 3 repeat fixtures ended, Liverpool 1-2 C Palace
– Palace have won 3 of their last 4 away league games vs Liverpool
– Both teams have scored in 11 of the last 13 head-to-heads
– 11 of the last 13 head-to-heads went OVER 2.5 GOALS
– 1 DRAW in the last 16 head-to-heads
– 6 of the last 7 repeat league fixtures saw both teams score
– 6 of the last 7 repeat league fixtures went OVER 2.5 GOALS
– This season’s head-to-head had a RED CARD (Palace)
– Mane (Liverpool) has scored in all of the last 3 head-to-heads
– Palace have scored just 1 goal in the last 3 head-to-heads

BEST BET: OVER 2.5 GOALS

 

Manchester United v Brighton & Hove Albion 15:00

– Already played this season, Brighton 3-2 Man Utd
– Brighton have won their last 2 league games vs Man Utd
– 6 of the last 7 head-to-heads went UNDER 2.5 GOALS
– Both teams DIDN’T score in 5 of the last 6 head-to-heads
– Brighton have not scored in their last 4 away games at Man Utd (all comps)
– Man Utd have won 3 of their last 4 home games vs Brighton 1-0 (all comps)

BEST BET: UNDER 2.5 GOALS

 

Newcastle United v Cardiff City 15:00

– Already played this season, Cardiff 0-0 Newcastle
– Last repeat fixture (Champ, 2016), Newcastle 2-1 Cardiff
– Newcastle are unbeaten in their last 4 vs Cardiff
– Cardiff have scored just 1 goal in their last 4 vs Newcastle
– Both teams DIDN’T score in 3 of the last 4 head-to-heads
– 5 of the last 7 head-to-heads went OVER 2.5 GOALS

BEST BET: OVER 2.5 GOALS

 

Southampton v Everton 15:00

– Already played this season in the league, Everton 2-1 Southampton
– Also met in the EFL Cup this season, Everton 1-1 Southampton
– Last season’s repeat fixture ended, Southampton 4-1 Everton
– Both teams scored in the last 4 head-to-heads
– Everton have lost just 1 of their last 5 vs Southampton (all comps)
– Theo Walcott (Everton) has scored in both head-to-heads this season
– Danny Ings (Southampton) has scored in both head-to-heads this season
– 3 of the last 7 head-to-heads ended 1-1
– 3 of the last 4 repeat fixtures went OVER 2.5 GOALS

BEST BET: BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE

 

Watford v Burnley 15:00

– Already played this season, Burnley 1-3 Watford
– Last season’s repeat fixture ended, Watford 1-2 Burnley
– 4 of the last 7 head-to-heads went UNDER 2.5 GOALS
– Watford have lost just 1 of their last 5 home games vs Burnley
– 5 DRAWS in the last 11 head-to-heads
– Watford have won just 1 of their last 9 vs Burnley
– 2 of the last 4 head-to-heads saw RED CARDS (1 each)
– Both teams scored in 10 of the last 13 head-to-heads

BEST BET: DRAW

 

Arsenal v Chelsea 17:30

– Already played this season, Chelsea 3-2 Arsenal
– Last season’s repeat fixture ended, Arsenal 2-2 Chelsea
– Chelsea have lost just 1 of their last 14 league games vs Arsenal
– Both teams scored in 5 of the last 6 head-to-heads (all comps)
– 6 of the last 9 head-to-heads went OVER 2.5 GOALS
– Arsenal have scored in 7 of the last 9 head-to-heads (all comps)
– 3 RED CARDS in the last 7 head-to-heads (all Chelsea)
– 3 of the last 4 head-to-heads went OVER 2.5 GOALS
– 4 DRAWS in the last 6 head-to-heads

BEST BET: BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE

 

Sunday 20th January 2019

Huddersfield Town v Manchester City 13:30

– Already played this season, Man City 6-1 Huddersfield
– Last season’s repeat fixture ended, Huddersfield 1-2 Man City
– 3 of the last 4 head-to-heads went OVER 2.5 GOALS
– Both teams scored in 3 of the last 4 head-to-heads
– Man City are unbeaten in their last 5 away games at Huddersfield
– 3 of the last 5 head-to-heads away at Huddersfield (all comps) ended in draws
– Aguero (Man City) scored a hat-trick in this season’s head-to-head

BEST BET: BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE

 

Fulham v Tottenham 16:00

– Already played this season, Spurs 3-1 Fulham
– 7 of the last 9 head-to-heads went OVER 2.5 GOALS
– Both teams scored in 3 of the last 4 head-to-heads
– Spurs have scored 3 goals in their last 3 vs Fulham
– Spurs have won their last 4 away games at Fulham (all comps)
– Harry Kane (Spurs) has scored 5 goals in the last 3 head-to-heads

BEST BET: OVER 2.5 GOALS