The Premier League ‘big six’ head to head table in 2020-21: Man Utd last…

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It is often said that league titles are won at stadiums like Turf Moor, where the horizontal rain and aerial bombardment separates the contenders from the pretenders. 

However, it is equally important to defeat your direct rivals. Last season, Liverpool’s success in their head-to-head clashes with their ‘big six’ opponents set them on course to their long-awaited title.

We’ve taken a look at which big six teams have the best head-to-head records against each other in the Premier League in 2020-21, which we’ll keep updated throughout the campaign.

1. Manchester City: 17 points

Played: 8
Won: 5
Drawn: 2
Lost: 1

Goals for: 13
Goals against: 5
Goal difference: +8

2. Liverpool: 14 points

Played: 7
Won: 4
Drawn: 2
Lost: 1

Goals for: 12
Goals against: 8
Goal difference: +4

READ: Ranking the Premier League clubs by who is most affected by VAR in 2020-21

3. Tottenham: 10 points

Played: 8
Won: 3
Drawn: 1
Lost: 4

Goals for: 12
Goals against: 10
Goal difference: +2

4. Arsenal: 7 points

Played: 7
Won: 2
Drawn: 1
Lost: 4

Goals for: 5
Goals against: 8
Goal difference: -3

5. Chelsea: 6 points

Played: 7
Won: 1
Drawn: 3
Lost: 3

Goals for: 3
Goals against: 8
Goals difference: -5

6. Manchester United: 5 points

Played: 7
Won: 0
Drawn: 5
Lost: 2

Goals for: 1
Goals against: 7
Goal difference: -6


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