MatchWeek 7 – 2.2 Goals/game | Manchester City at the top

LONDON, England (CG) – MatchWeek 7 – 2.2 Goals/game | Manchester City at the top

Movers & Shakers

On aggregate, in this 10 game matchweek of the English Premier League (EPL), there was a goal scored every 40 minutes with total goals scored being 22 (2.2 Goals/game). Out of all the games played, 70% were decided with a win/loss game result and 30% of the games ended with a draw game result. Home Teams scored at a rate of 1.2 Goals/game to outscore Away Teams with 1.0 Goals/game.

40% of the Home Teams took full advantage of playing in front of their fans, and Alex Iwobi (Arsenal), Romelu Lukaku (Manchester United), Peter Crouch (Stoke City), Diafra Sakho (West Ham United) — scored the winning goals to help their teams collect all 3 points. 30% of the Away Teams stole the glory by grabbing 3 points as Kevin De Bruyne (Manchester City), Jeff Hendrick (Burnley), Moussa Sissoko (Tottenham Hotspur) rose to the occasion to score the game winners.

Top 6

Pos
Team
Win
Draw
Loss
Points
1
Manchester City
6
1
0
19
2
Manchester United
6
1
0
19
3
Tottenham Hotspur
4
2
1
14
4
Chelsea
4
1
2
13
5
Arsenal
4
1
2
13
6
Burnley
3
3
1
12

Left In The Dust

Referees were busy this matchweek after showing 24 cards in total with 24 yellow cards and no red cards shown. 50% of the yellow cards given out were to caution Home Team players compared to 50% of the yellow cards shown to players from the Away Team.

Managers — Chris Hughton (Brighton and Hove Albion), Roy Hodgson (Crystal Palace), Mauricio Pellegrino (Southampton), Paul Clement (Swansea City), Antonio Conte (Chelsea), Ronald Koeman (Everton), David Wagner (Huddersfield Town) — all had a disappointing matchweek as they couldn’t add any points from their fixtures.

Bottom 6

Pos
Team
Win
Draw
Loss
Points
15
West Ham United
2
1
4
7
16
Everton
2
1
4
7
17
Leicester City
1
2
4
5
18
Swansea City
1
2
4
5
19
AFC Bournemouth
1
1
5
4
20
Crystal Palace
0
0
7
0

Results Summary

Arsenal 2-0 Brighton and Hove Albion
AFC Bournemouth 0-0 Leicester City
Chelsea 0-1 Manchester City
Everton 0-1 Burnley
Huddersfield Town 0-4 Tottenham Hotspur
Manchester United 4-0 Crystal Palace
Newcastle United 1-1 Liverpool
Stoke City 2-1 Southampton
West Bromwich Albion 2-2 Watford
West Ham United 1-0 Swansea City


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