Watford Vs Manchester United
Manchester United have won the last nine matches in all competitions against Watford, with the Hornets’ last win coming back in September 1986, 1-0 at home in the league. Wayne Rooney has scored three goals in two appearances against the Hornets in all competitions.
The Hornets have suffered just two defeats in their last nine league games at Vicarage Road, winning four and drawing three.
Watford: W2 D1 L2 | Man United: W2 D2 L1
Chelsea Vs Norwich City
Chelsea are unbeaten in their last 11 matches in all competitions against Norwich City (W8 D3), last losing to the Canaries 3-0 away in the league in December 1994. Norwich won four and lost one of their first six Barclays Premier League meetings with Chelsea, but have won none and lost six of the last eight.
Eden Hazard has scored two goals in four Premier League appearances against Norwich, with one of those goals coming in his only start against the Canaries (October 2012).
Chelsea: W1 L4 | Norwich: W1 L4
Everton Vs Aston Villa
Everton have lost just one of their last nine Premier League encounters with Aston Villa (W4 D4), although that defeat did come last time out, 2-3 at Villa Park last May.
The Toffees have scored either two or three goals in each of their last nine Premier League games against Villa (along with a 1-1 in January 2012). Romelu Lukaku has scored in each of his three top-flight games for Everton against Aston Villa (one in each game).
Everton: W2 D1 L2 | Aston Villa: D1 L4
Newcastle Vs Leicester City
Newcastle has lost just one of their last eight Premier League clashes with Leicester (W4 D3), 0-3 at the King Power Stadium last May. At St. James’ Park, the Magpies have won each of their last four home Premier League clashes against Leicester, with the Foxes netting just one goal in total in those games.
There have been three players sent off in the last three league meetings between these two sides (Newcastle’s Mike Williamson and Darryl Janmaat last May, and Richie Wellens for Leicester in January 2010 in the Championship).
Newcastle: W2 D1 L2 | Leicester: W3 D1 L1
Southampton Vs Stoke City
Both sides have enjoyed one win each in their six Premier League clashes (D4), with both victories coming last season (both at home). In only one of those six meetings has a team failed to score (Saints’ 1-0 home win in October 2014).
Mame Biram Diouf has scored in Stoke’s last two clashes with Southampton in all competitions (two goals in total).
Southampton: W3 D2 | Stoke City: W3 D1 L1
Swansea Vs AFC Bournemouth
Swansea have lost just one of their last six league meetings with Bournemouth, winning four and drawing one. The last time the two sides met came in League One 07/08 when Swansea lost 2-1 at home in a season which ultimately saw the Swans promoted and the Cherries relegated.
The Swans have enjoyed just one victory in their last eight top-flight games (D2 L5).
Swansea: W1 D1 L3 | Bournemouth: L5
West Brom Vs Arsenal
West Brom have registered just two wins in their 18 Premier League meetings with Arsenal (D3 L13), and are without a win against the Gunners in the last nine top-flight clashes.
The Gunners have scored in every one of those 18 Premier League games against West Brom, the longest 100% scoring record of any side against a single opponent in Premier League history.
West Brom has averaged 0.5 points per game against Arsenal in the Premier League, their joint-lowest return against any side they’ve met more than twice.
West Brom: W2 L3 | Arsenal: W2 D1 L2
Manchester City Vs Liverpool
Man City have won four and lost none of their last six Premier League games against Liverpool at the Etihad Stadium.
The Reds have lost just one of their last six Premier League away games (W2 D3 L1), and that came against Manchester at Old Trafford. Liverpool has scored just 13 Premier League goals, the joint-lowest tally of any Premier League season for the Reds after 12 matches.
Manchester City: W3 D2 | Liverpool: W3 D1 L1
Tottenham Vs West Ham
This is Tottenham’s third best start to a Premier League season in terms of points (2011-12 (28) and 2009-10 (22); the Spurs finished fourth in each of those seasons.
This is West Ham’s best ever start to a Premier League season after 12 matches (21 points). The injured Dimitri Payet has been involved in 35% of West Ham’s Premier League goals this season though; more than any other player at the club, and that might be a little on the down-side for them.
Tottenham: W3 D1 L1 | West Ham: W2 D2 L1
Crystal Palace Vs Sunderland
There has been a 90th minute goal scored in three of the four Premier League meetings between Palace and Sunderland. Steven Fletcher has scored three goals in four Barclays Premier League appearances against Crystal Palace. The Black Cats have won just one of their last 15 Premier League games, drawing five and losing nine.
Crystal Palace: W1 D1 L3 | Sunderland: W1 D1 L3