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By: Team Sport Nation 3 months ago

  • Excluding the debut season of the Premier League in 1992/93, Huddersfield are the first team to win their opening two games in the competition.
  • Newcastle, meanwhile, have lost their first two games of a Premier League campaign for the first time since 1999/2000.
  • The Terriers are the second newly-promoted team to keep a clean sheet in their first two Premier League games following promotion (after Charlton in 1997/98).
  • Newcastle have now gone 12 away games without a win in the Premier League, losing 10 of them (D2).
  • Huddersfield’s opener – scored by Aaron Mooy – featured the most passes in the build-up of any goal scored in the Premier League so far this season (14).
  • Two of Mooy’s five league goals for Huddersfield have come against Newcastle, with both coming in home fixtures.
  • The Australian’s strike ended a Huddersfield run of 316 minutes without scoring in league competition at the John Smith’s Stadium (inc. play-offs).
  • 23 of Huddersfield’s last 27 wins in league competition have been achieved by a one-goal margin.
  • Newcastle have now lost each of their last four Premier League games against newly-promoted opposition (Watford, Bournemouth and Norwich in 2015/16).
  • The Terriers have named two of the four youngest starting XI’s in the Premier League so far this season (25y 143d v Crystal Palace and 25y 331d v Newcastle).

  • Spurs’ 19-game home Premier League unbeaten run has come to an end, with Chelsea the first side to beat Spurs away from home since Southampton in May 2016.
  • Tottenham have lost seven of their last nine matches at Wembley (W1 D1) and lost each of their last four games against Chelsea there.
  • Harry Kane had eight shots, his most in a Premier League game without finding the net.
  • Kane has now had 34 shots and played 12 games in the month of August without scoring in the Premier League.
  • Marcos Alonso has scored two direct free-kicks in the Premier League since the start of last season, with only Philippe Coutinho (3) scoring more.
  • Since the start of last season, no Chelsea player has scored more Premier League braces than Alonso (2, level with Diego Costa and Eden Hazard).
  • Pedro has assisted a goal in three of his last four Premier League substitute appearances.
  • Michy Batshuayi was the first substitute to score an own-goal for Chelsea in the Premier League since Michael Duberry against Leicester City in April 1999.
  • The last four goals Spurs have conceded from outside the box in all competitions have all been scored by Chelsea.
  • Chelsea have never lost when they’ve been leading at half-time under Antonio Conte in the Premier League (W20 D2).