H17 2017-12-25 Gamewwek Top Facts & Stats

Crystal Palace have won only one of their last 12 home league matches against Arsenal (D5 L6), though it was a 3-0 victory in this exact fixture last season.

Arsenal have only failed to score in two of their last 19 league matches against Crystal Palace: the 0-3 loss last season and a 0-0 draw at Selhurst Park in October 1997.

Manchester United haven’t lost a home league match against Burnley since September 1962 (2-5), winning eight and drawing five since.

Burnley left Old Trafford with a goalless draw last season despite facing a total of 38 shots, the highest in a single match in 2016/17.

Chelsea have won all four of their previous league matches against Brighton & Hove Albion, though this will be the first such meeting since March 1989 in the second tier.

Brighton’s only victory in any competition against Chelsea came in their first such meeting, 2-1 in an FA Cup tie in January 1933.

Chelsea are unbeaten in their last 12 Premier League matches played on Boxing Day (W7 D5), since a 2-4 loss at Charlton Athletic in 2003.

Tottenham Hotspur have won 25 of a possible 30 points against Southampton since Saints returned to the Premier League in 2012 (W8 D1 L1) – only against Swansea City (28) and Sunderland (26) have they won more in that time.

Spurs are unbeaten in their last 11 Premier League matches played on Boxing Day (W8 D3), since a 0-2 loss at Portsmouth in 2003.

Southampton have won five of their last six league Boxing Day matches (D1), most recently beating Arsenal 4-0 in 2015.

Liverpool have lost two of their last three Premier League matches against Swansea City, having lost only one of the previous nine against them in the competition (W5 D3).

Swansea City's 3-2 victory at Anfield last season is their only win in 16 total league visits there (D3 L12).

West Bromwich Albion have lost each of their last three Boxing Day league matches in league competition, while Everton haven’t lost away on Boxing Day since 2005 at Aston Villa (0-4), winning three and drawing two since.

Everton's run of three consecutive away wins versus West Brom is their best current run in the competition, while only at Manchester City (4 between 2008-2010) and Sunderland (4 between 2002-2009) have they recorded longer away winning runs in the competition

The Gunners have kept a clean sheet in all 3 of their Premier League London derbies this season and can go 4 London derbies without conceding for the first time since February 1999.

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