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Soccer-Bullet point previews of Premier League matches

14 Jan 2021 / 10:02 H.

    Jan 14 (Reuters) - Match-by-match facts and statistics ahead of the 19th round of Premier League fixtures from Jan. 16-18. (All times in GMT):

    Jan. 16, Saturday

    Wolverhampton Wanderers v West Bromwich Albion (1230)

    * This is the first Premier League meeting between the teams since February 2012, when Wolves were beaten 5-1 at home by West Brom.

    * Wolves have won one of their last four Premier League games against West Brom (L2 D1).

    * West Brom have won three of their last five games in all competitions away to Wolves (L2).

    Leeds United v Brighton & Hove Albion (1500)

    * This is the first meeting between the teams since March 2017, when Leeds beat Brighton 2-0 in the second-tier Championship.

    * Leeds have lost seven of their last 10 games in all competitions against Brighton (W2 D1).

    * Brighton have won three of their last five games in all competitions at Leeds (L2).

    West Ham United v Burnley (1500)

    * West Ham have lost four of their last five Premier League games against Burnley (W1).

    * West Ham have not scored in their last three games against Burnley.

    * Burnley have lost three of their last five Premier League games at West Ham (W2).

    Fulham v Chelsea (1730)

    * Fulham have not won against Chelsea since March 2006, when they beat Chelsea 1-0 at home.

    * Chelsea are unbeaten in 19 games in all competitions against Fulham (W12 D7).

    * The last time the teams met was in March 2019, when Chelsea recorded a 2-1 win at Fulham.

    Leicester City v Southampton (2000)

    * Leicester have won three of their last five games against Southampton (L2).

    * Southampton have won two of their last five games in all competitions at Leicester (L1 D2).

    * Leicester are on a four-game unbeaten run in the Premier League, while Southampton are unbeaten in their three games.

    Jan. 17, Sunday

    Aston Villa v Everton (1200)

    * Villa have won two of their last five Premier League games against Everton (L2 D1).

    * Everton have won three of their last five Premier League games at Villa (L2).

    * The last time the teams met was in July 2020, when they played out a 1-1 draw at Goodison Park.

    Sheffield United v Tottenham Hotspur (1405)

    * Sheffield United have won two of their last five games in all competitions against Spurs (L1 D2).

    * Spurs have lost three of their last five games in all competitions at Sheffield United (D2).

    * Spurs last won against the Blades in January 2015, when they beat them 1-0 in the League Cup.

    Liverpool v Manchester United (1630)

    * Liverpool are unbeaten in their last four Premier League games against United, last losing 2-1 to them in March 2018 at Old Trafford.

    * United have won once in their last 10 games in all competitions against Liverpool (L3 D6).

    * United last won at Anfield in January 2016, beating them 1-0 in the Premier League.

    Manchester City v Crystal Palace (1915)

    * City are unbeaten in their last three Premier League games against Palace, last losing 3-2 to them at home in December 2018.

    * Palace have lost three of their last five games at City (W1 D1).

    * The last time the teams met was in January 2020, when they played out a 2-2 draw at the Etihad stadium.

    Jan. 18, Monday

    Arsenal v Newcastle United (2000)

    * Arsenal have won each of their previous five games in all competitions against Newcastle.

    * Newcastle have lost each of their previous five Premier League games at Arsenal.

    * Newcastle last defeated Arsenal in April 2018, beating them 2-1 at home in the Premier League. (Compiled by Manasi Pathak in Bengaluru Editing by Christian Radnedge)

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