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Bullet point previews of this weekend's matches

Match-by-match facts and statistics ahead of the ninth round of Premier League fixtures from Oct. 22-24 (times GMT):

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Arsenal v Aston Villa (1900)

* Each of the last nine Premier League matches between Arsenal and Aston Villa has featured at least three goals.

* Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has scored in each of his last three Premier League matches at the Emirates Stadium.

* Villa have won their last three Premier League games against Arsenal, as many as they had in their previous 36 against them in the competition (W3 D9 L24).


Chelsea v Norwich City (1130)

* Chelsea have won 10 of their last 12 Premier League matches against Norwich (D2), last losing to them in the league in December 1994.

* Norwich are looking to keep three consecutive Premier League clean sheets for the first time since November 2012.

* After winning their first two Premier League matches at Chelsea in 1992-93 and 1993-94 seasons, Norwich have taken just one point from their subsequent seven trips to Stamford Bridge (D1 L6).

Crystal Palace v Newcastle United (1400)

* Palace are looking to go unbeaten in their opening five home league matches of a season for the first time in the Premier League history.

* Nine of Palace's 10 Premier League goals this season have been scored in the second half, the highest ratio in the competition.

* Newcastle have conceded 19 goals this season, the most in the league.

Everton v Watford (1400)

* Everton have never suffered defeat at home to Watford in any competition (W13 D2).

* Everton have lost five of their last eight home Premier League matches against promoted sides.

* Watford have won three of their last eight league matches against Everton, drawing one and losing four.

Leeds United v Wolverhampton Wanderers (1400)

* Six points from eight matches marks Leeds' worst start to a league campaign since 1988-89.

* Leeds have faced 48 shots on target, the most of any team in the Premier League this season.

* After winning only three league matches in a run of 25 at Leeds, Wolves have won their last three at Elland Road without conceding.

Southampton v Burnley (1400)

* Southampton did the double over Burnley in the Premier League last season.

* Burnley have won two of their last four league matches at Southampton (D1 L1).

* Burnley's average starting 11 age in the Premier League of 29 years is the oldest in the league this season.

Brighton & Hove Albion v Manchester City (1630)

* Having lost their first seven Premier League games against City, Brighton came from two goals down to win 3-2 in their last such meeting in May.

* City have never lost back-to-back league games against Brighton.

* City's Kevin De Bruyne has scored in consecutive Premier League matches for the first time since September 2020.


Brentford v Leicester City (1300)

* Brentford are winless in their last seven meetings with Leicester in all competitions (D1 L6) since a 3-2 win in the second tier in March 1953.

* Leicester have won their last four Premier League away games against promoted teams.

* Leicester striker Jamie Vardy has scored in each of his last four Premier League games.

West Ham United v Tottenham Hotspur (1300)

* West Ham avoided defeat in both Premier League games against Tottenham last season (W1 D1) – they have not gone three league games without a loss against their London rivals since May 2006.

* West Ham's Michail Antonio has scored more Premier League goals (five) against Tottenham than he has versus any other side.

* Tottenham have lost each of their last four Premier League London derbies.

Manchester United v Liverpool (1530)

* United have won just one of their last 10 Premier League games against Liverpool (D6 L3).

* After their 4-2 win at United in May, Liverpool are looking to secure consecutive league victories at Old Trafford for the first time since January 2002.

* United are without a clean sheet in any of their last nine home league matches.

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