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Jon Riley 18th Apr 2011 - 15:10

Premier League Opta Facts - April 19-20

Statistics and facts to help your football betting are available every week at William Hill courtesy of Opta Sportsdata, Europe's leading provider of sports performance statistics.

Premier League Opta Facts - April 19th-20th

Newcastle United v Manchester United

  • Wayne Rooney has scored nine goals in 11 Premier League appearances for Manchester United against Newcastle.
  • Dimitar Berbatov has scored in both of his Premier League appearances against the Magpies.
  • Man Utd scored three goals from just four shots on target in their 3-0 win at Old Trafford on the opening day.
  • The Magpies have kept just two clean sheets in their last 15 Premier League matches at St James Park.
  • Newcastle have taken just one point from the last 21 available in home games against Manchester United in the Premier League.
  • Newcastle have won none and lost 13 of the last 16 Premier league games against the Red Devils.
  • Manchester United have a 100% Premier League record on Tuesday nights in April - P4 W4.

Chelsea v Birmingham City

  • Chelsea have kept nine clean sheets in 13 Premier League matches against Birmingham City.
  • After winning none of the first 12 Premier League games against Chelsea, Birmingham won the last meeting 1-0 at St Andrews in November.
  • Birmingham haven't won away in the top flight against Chelsea since November 1963, though they did beat the Londoners 2-1 in the second tier in 1979.
  • Birmingham have won just one of their last 11 Premier League games away in London.
  • Birmingham (19) have picked up more points than Manchester City (18) since January 1st 2011.
  • Chelsea have won only three of their 14 Premier League games played on Wednesdays in April.
  • Fernando Torres has now gone 873 minutes without a goal (includes games for Liverpool and Spain).

Tottenham Hotspur v Arsenal

  • Tottenham have not won three league games in a row against Arsenal since October 1974.
  • Samir Nasri has scored three goals in two appearances against Spurs this season.
  • Gareth Bale has scored three goals in five Premier League games against Arsenal, more than against any other opponent.
  • Tottenham have kept just one clean sheet in their last 30 games against Arsenal in all competitions.
  • Under Harry Redknapp, Spurs have won two, drawn two and lost two of their games against Arsenal.
  • Tottenham have drawn nine times at home to Arsenal, making it the joint-most drawn fixture in Premier League history, seven of those draws have come in the last 10 meetings.
  • Tottenham have only lost two of their last 20 Premier League matches.
  • Spurs haven't lost a Premier League match at White Hart Lane against any London side since Harry Redknapp's appointment.
  • Tottenham have scored the fewest goals at home in the Premier League (6) in 2011.

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