Facts and Figures
Goals Scored: There were 23 goals in ten games, which is an average of 2.3 goals per game.
Clean Sheets: Nine out of 20 teams that played kept a clean sheet. That equates to 45% of teams that didn’t concede a goal.
Draws: There was one draw in ten matches!
Matchweek 4 (In a Nutshell): In all of the nine matches where a team claimed three points, the winning team had more possession than their opponents! Check out what occurred in Matchweek 4 of Premier League Season 2021/22!
Saturday Game One of Ten- (Perth Time- 11/09/2021)
Crystal Palace (3) v Tottenham (0)
Palace Claim Deserved Win
Facts and Figures: Crystal Palace had 62.3% possession and four shots on target to Tottenham’s one, and Crystal Palace had 18 shots to Tottenham’s two!
Pivotal Moment: Japhet Tanganga of Tottenham received a 2nd yellow card, which equates to a red card in the 58th minute. At that point in time the score was nil-nil!
Crystal Palace Game Changers: Odsonne Edouard, Wilfried Zaha
Tottenham Game Changer: None
Saturday Game Two of Ten- (Perth Time- 11/09/2021)
Arsenal (1) v Norwich City (0)
Arsenal off the Mark
Facts and Figures: Arsenal had 51.9% possession. They also had seven shots on target compared with Norwich City’s one! Overall, Arsenal had 30 shots to Norwich City’s ten.
Pivotal Moment: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal scored the only goal of the game in the 66th minute. The assist was provided by Nicolas Pépé.
Arsenal Game Changer: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
Norwich City Game Changer: Tim Krul
Saturday Game Three of Ten- (Perth Time- 11/09/2021)
Brentford (0) v Brighton and Hove Albion (1)
Brighton Get Late Winner
Facts and Figures: Brentford had 41.3% possession. They had one shot on target compared with Brighton and Hove Albion’s two. Despite that, Brentford had seven shots to Brighton and Hove Albion’s four.
Pivotal Moment: Leandro Trossard of Brighton and Hove Albion scored the only goal of the game in the 90th minute. The assist was provided by Alexis Mac Allister.
Brentford Game Changer: Ivan Toney
Brighton and Hove Albion Game Changer: Leandro Trossard
Saturday Game Four of Ten- (Perth Time- 11/09/2021)
Leicester City (0) v Manchester City (1)
Leicester City Completely Outplayed
Facts and Figures: Leicester City had 39.5% possession, just one shot on target and six shots for the game. Manchester City had eight shots on target and a total of 25 shots!
Pivotal Moment: Bernardo Silva of Manchester City scored the only goal of the game in the 62nd minute.
Leicester City Game Changer: Kasper Schmeichel
Manchester City Game Changer: Bernardo Silva
Saturday Game Five of Ten- (Perth Time- 11/09/2021)
Manchester United (4) v Newcastle United (1)
Ronaldo’s Back Scoring Goals at Old Trafford!
Facts and Figures: Manchester United had 64.1% possession and seven shots on target out of 21 shots, overall. Contrastingly, Newcastle United had three shots on target from their 12 shots.
Pivotal Moment: Bruno Fernandes gave Manchester United a 3-1 lead in the 80th minute.
Manchester United Game Changers: Cristiano Ronaldo, Bruno Fernandes
Newcastle United Game Changer: None
Saturday Game Six of Ten- (Perth Time- 11/09/2021)
Southampton (0) v West Ham (0)
All Square in Scoreless Affair
Facts and Figures: Southampton had 41.8% possession and three shots on target out of their 11 shots for the game. West Ham also had three shots on target, but they had 13 shots, two shots more than Southampton.
Pivotal Moment: Michail Anotnio of West Ham had a shot on target saved by Southampton goalkeeper Alex McCarthy in the 48th minute.
Southampton Game Changer: Alex McCarthy
West Ham Game Changer: Aaron Cresswell
Saturday Game Seven of Ten- (Perth Time- 11/09/2021)
Watford (0) v Wolves (2)
Wolves Get First Points of the Season!
Facts and Figures: Watford had 44% possession, two shots on target out of six shots. Contrastingly, Wolves had five shots on target from 14 shots.
Pivotal Moment: Hwang Hee-Chan of Wolves made the score 2-nil in Wolves favour in the 83rd minute.
Watford Game Changer: Daniel Bachmann
Wolves Game Changer: Hee-Chan Hwang
Sunday Game Eight of Ten- (Perth Time- 12/09/2021)
Chelsea (3) v Aston Villa (0)
Chelsea Maintain Unbeaten Run!
Facts and Figures: Chelsea had 56.8% possession along with four shots on target out of 12 shots. Contrastingly, Aston Villa had six shots on target from 18 shots.
Pivotal Moment: Romelu Lukaku of Chelsea scored the opening goal of the game in the 15th minute. The assist was provided by Mateo Kovacic.
Chelsea Game Changers: Romelu Lukaku, Mateo Kovacic, Edouard Mendy
Aston Villa Game Changer: None
Sunday Game Nine of Ten- (Perth Time- 12/09/2021)
Leeds United (0) v Liverpool (3)
Liverpool Thrash Leeds!
Facts and Figures: Leeds United had 44.1% possession with four shots on target out of nine shots. Remarkably, Liverpool had nine shots on target out of 30 shots.
Pivotal Moment: Pascal Struijk received a red card in the 60th minute, that meant Leeds United were down to ten men as well as losing 2-nil at that point in time.
Leeds United Game Changer: Illan Meslier
Liverpool Game Changer: Mohamed Salah
Tuesday Game Ten of Ten- (Perth Time- 14/09/2021)
Everton (3) v Burnley (1)
Everton Make Playing Football Look Fun
Facts and Figures: Everton had 51.7% possession and six shots on target out of 14 shots. Burnley also had six shots on target, but they had 11 shots.
Pivotal Moment: Andros Townsend made the score 2-1 in Everton’s favour with a goal. The assist was provided by Abdoulaye Doucouré
Everton Game Changers: Andros Townsend, Abdoulaye Doucouré, Michael Keane
Burnley Game Changer: Ben Mee