Saturday, August 28, 2004
Blackburn v Man United, 12.45 Live on Premier Plus
Dwight Yorke has only scored one goal (a penalty) against United in 11 Premiership matches. Paul Scholes has scored six goals in his last seven starts against Blackburn.
Juan Pablo Angel (6 games) and Darius Vassell (8 games) have not scored against Newcastle in The Premiership. Newcastle have not lost in their last 10 Premiership games played in the Midlands.
There has not been a first half goal in the last four league meetings between these two teams. Chelsea have not conceded a goal at home in their last five games.
Everton have won both Premiership games between these two sides. The Baggies have not won at Goodison Park in the league since May, 1979.
Charlton have two wins and a draw in the three Premiership away games to Manchester City. There have been six penalties scored in the six Premiership encounters.
Palace have won the only two Premiership meetings of these teams. Szilard Nemeth has scored four goals in the last six games when a London Premiership team has visited The Riverside.
Blues have scored a penalty in each of their last three games against Spurs. Tottenham have not lost any of their last 15 home Premiership games against Midlands sides while Birmingham have drawn their last four away matches.
Norwich v Arsenal, 17.15, Live on Premier Plus
These sides met on the opening day of The Premiership and Norwich won 4-2. Arsenal have only beaten City once in six Premiership meetings but are undefeated in East Anglia in Premiership games.
Bolton v Liverpool, 16.05, Live on Sky Sports 1
Sami Hyypia scored in both games against Bolton last term. Wanderers have won only five of their 23 North West derbies at home in The Premiership