Chelsea and city cement their title credentials with big wins against Norwich and Brighton respectively.

Notable statistics from today’s fixtures

Most Premier League goals scored in 2021:
?? Mohamed Salah (16)
??????? Harry Kane (15)
?? Ilkay Gundogan (13)
Keeping up with the forwards.
Man City had nine shots on target in the first half against Brighton, the most they’ve managed in the first half of a Premier League game under Pep Guardiola.

Shooting on site.
Manchester City are the only side not to concede a first half goal in the Premier League this season.

9 games
0 first half goals conceded
No way past. ⛔️
Alexis Mac Allister is just the fourth Premier League player to score against Manchester City this season:

◎ Son Heung-Min
◎ Sadio Mane
◎ Mohamed Salah
◉ Alexis Mac Allister

Most Premier League away wins in 2021:
◉ Manchester City (14)
◎ Liverpool (11)
◎ Chelsea (10)
◎ West Ham (9)
Another three points on the road for the Cityzens. +3️⃣

Phil Foden’s game by numbers vs. Brighton:

94% pass accuracy
54 touches
16 final third passes completed
8 shots (most)
5 penalty area entries (most)
4 shots on target (most)
4 crosses (most)
2 chances created
2 goals (most)
1 assist
He keeps getting better.

No player created more chances against Brighton than Kevin De Bruyne (4).
He only came on in the 77th minute. ?
Most shots on target in a Premier League game this season:

◉ 13 – Chelsea (vs Norwich)
◉ 13 – Man City (vs Brighton)

The current top two bombarded the opposition goal today.

Jorginho in the first half against Norwich:
◉ Most touches (68)
◉ Most passes in final 1/3 (20)
◉ Most possession won (6)
◉ =Most duels won (5)
◉ Most tackles (3)
◉ =Most fouls won (2)
◉ =Most interceptions (1)
And he has an assist to his name.

07′: ⚽️
84′: ⚽️
90′: ⚽️

Mason Mount has scored his first ever Premier League hat-trick for Chelsea.
Chelsea have recorded their biggest ever win in the Premier League under Thomas Tuchel since being appointed manager in January 2021.
A seven-star show at Stamford Bridge. ⭐️
Demarai Gray has now been directly involved in five Premier League goals for Everton this season:
◎ 3 goals
◉ 2 assists
An absolute bargain for the Toffees.
Hwang Hee-Chan has scored as many Premier League goals as the rest of his Wolves teammates combined this season (4).
He’s only started four games.

Mason Mount: ⚽️⚽️⚽️
Reece James: ⚽️
Callum Hudson-Odoi: ⚽️
Tino Livramento: ⚽️
Cobham graduates can’t stop scoring today!

Raphinha completed more take-ons than any other player in the first half against Wolves:

◎ 7 take-ons attempted
◉ 7 take-ons completed
The ball’s stuck to his boots.
Richarlison has now scored more Premier League goals for Everton against Watford (2) than he has for Watford against Everton (1).
All three goals have come at Goodison Park. ⚽️⚽️⚽️
Josh King has scored his second ever Premier League hat-trick:

⚽️ 13’
⚽️ 80’
⚽️ 86’

And he’s done it back at Goodison Park, where he failed to score for Everton last season.

64’ ? Comes on
80’ ?️ Assists King
86’ ?️ Assists King
91’ ⚽️ Makes it 5-2
What an impact from Emmanuel Dennis against Everton.

Brighton vs Manchester City

Brighton — Sánchez; Veltman, Dunk(C), Burn, Cucurella; Groß, Moder, Lallana, March; Trossard, Maupay.

Man City — Ederson; Walker, Rúben Dias, Laporte, João Cancelo; Bernardo Silva, Rodri, Gündogan(C); Gabriel Jesus, Grealish, Foden.

Southampton vs Burnley

FULL-TIME Southampton 2-2 Burnley

Two Maxwel Cornet goals give Burnley a well-earned point on the south coast, with an improving Southampton side unable to break down the Clarets in the final stages

Southampton — McCarthy; Livramento, Bednarek, Salisu, Perraud; Romeu(C); Walcott, Diallo, Elyounoussi, Redmond; Broja.

Burnley — Pope; Lowton, Tarkowski(C), Collins, Taylor; Brownhill, Cork, Westwood, McNeil; Wood, Cornet.

Everton vs Watford

FULL-TIME Everton 2-5 Watford

Hat-trick hero Joshua King inspires Watford to an astonishing fightback win

Everton — Pickford; Coleman(C), Keane, Godfrey, Digne; Townsend, Allan, Davies, Gray; Gordon; Rondón.

Watford — Foster; Ngakia, Troost-Ekong, Cathcart, Masina; Tufan, Kucka, Sissoko(C); Sarr, Cucho Hernández; King.

Leeds vs Wolves

FULL-TIME Leeds 1-1 Wolves

Rodrigo Moreno strikes late on from the penalty spot to cancel out Hee-chan Hwang’s first-half finish

Leeds — Meslier; Cooper, Struijk, Llorente; Shackleton, Dallas, Harrison, Klich; Rodrigo, Raphinha, James.

Wolves — José Sá; Kilman, Coady(C), Saïss; Nélson Semedo, Dendoncker, João Moutinho, Aït-Nouri; Hwang, Traoré; Jiménez.

Crystal Palace vs Newcastle

FULL-TIME Crystal Palace 1-1 Newcastle

Honours even at Selhurst Park, with Callum Wilson’s incredible scissor kick earning Newcastle a point after Christian Benteke’s header gave Crystal Palace the lead

Crystal Palace — Guaita; Ward, Andersen, Guéhi, Mitchell; Milivojevic(C), McArthur; Olise, Gallagher, Édouard; Benteke.

Newcastle — Darlow; Krafth, Lascelles(C), Clark; Manquillo, Hayden, Longstaff, Ritchie; Saint-Maximin, Fraser; Wilson.

Chelsea vs Norwich

Chelsea — Mendy; Chalobah, Thiago Silva, Rüdiger; James, Jorginho(C), Kovacic, Chilwell; Hudson-Odoi, Mount; Havertz.

Norwich — Krul; Kabak, Gibson, Hanley(C); Aarons, Lees-Melou, Normann, McLean, Giannoulis; Sargent, Pukki.

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