FPL GW15 – Fantasy Stats and Preview

The first midweek Premier League fixtures of the season kick off from Tuesday this week so make sure you set your squad up in advance!

Likewise, we look at all 10 fixtures this gameweek.


(all statistics pertain to Premier League only, unless otherwise stated)


  • Palace’s 2-0 win at Burnley last GW was their first win in 6 games
  • Palace won this fixture 5-3 last season
  • Palace has earned more points away from home (10 vs 8); they have also lost their last 3 home games
  • Bournemouth have now lost their last 3 games
  • Wilfred Zaha has now scored in his last 2 games after failing to find the net over his first 12 games
  • Callum Wilson has not scored or assisted since GW07
  • Harry Wilson is now the Cherries’ top scorer with 6 goals


  • Burnley have on win against City in 10 previous meetings
  • Burnley have drawn 1 of their previous 22 games at Turf Moor
  • With 29 pts after 14 games, this is Pep’s worst start to a season as the City manager
  • City are the league’s top scorers (39 goals)
  • KDB has not provided an assist in 4 games, but he has scored twice over that period
  • Sergio Aguero has scored 9 goals against Burnley in the Premier League, the most of any player


  • Chelsea have lost their last 2 league games (after winning 6 games prior to that)
  • Chelsea’s tally of 3 clean sheets have all come from home games
  • Chelsea have conceded 6 goals at home – only Leicester have a better home record
  • Aston Villa have conceded 15 goals away from home – only Newcastle have conceded more away (16)
  • Olivier Giroud, who replaced Tammy Abraham last GW, has scored just once in 16 appearances in 2019
  • Of all the goalkeepers who have started every game, Kepa has the least saves (25)
  • Wesley has now failed to score or assist in his last 6 games


  • Leicester have won their previous 6 games
  • Leicester have the best goal difference in the league; Watford have the worst
  • Leicester have beaten Watford the last 5 meetings at the King Power
  • Watford is the league’s lowest scorers (9) and are now the only team in single digits
  • Watford’s current haul of 8 points is the 10th worst start to a season in Premier League history; no team with a worse record have survived relegation
  • Watford have only managed 9 pts from their last possible 54
  • Jamie Vardy has 8 goals and 3 assists in his last 6 games
  • Gerard Deulofeu is the most owned Watford player at TSB of ~2.9%


  • Spurs won this fixture 3-0 last season
  • United have a superb home record against Spurs, having won 21 of their past 27 meetings at Old Trafford (3D)
  • United’s current haul of 18pts is their worst start to a Premier League season ever
  • Both United and Spurs have now failed to keep a clean sheet in their last 9 games
  • Spurs won back to back Premier League games for the first time this season on GW14
  • Son Heung-Min now has 8 assists, just 2 shy of KDB
  • Harry has just 2 goals in his last seven games


  • Despite the recent upturns, both sides are in poor form; both have just 4 points from their previous 6
  • Southampton’s win over Watford last GW was their first in 9 games
  • The Saints are unbeaten from the Canaries’ previous 5 league visits
  • Both teams are heavily reliant on their respective duos:
    • Danny Ing+ James Ward-Prowse and Teemu Pukki + Todd Cantwell have scored 11 of their respective teams’ 15 league goals


  • Wolves are now undefeated in 9 games
  • Half of all Wolves’ matches have ended 1-1 this season
  • Wolves did the double over West Ham last season
  • Despite their win last GW, the Hammers’ form over the last 6 games is still the worst in the league
  • Raul Jimenez has scored or assisted in 6 of his previous 7 matches
  • Sebastien Haller has now only scored once in his previous 10 games
  • Aaron Cresswell is the Hammers’ second top scorer with 3 goals


  • Liverpool is the only team with a 100% home record
  • Liverpool is now on a 31-game unbeaten run, one shy of their all-time club record
  • Liverpool have conceded 1 goal in each of their previous 7 home games
  • This game is the 2nd of 11 which Liverpool will play over 33 days in 4 competitions
  • Everton have not won at Anfield since 1999, 20 meetings ago
  • Everton’s tally of 4 pts away from home is the joint worst
  • Everton’s current tally of 17pts is their worst start to a league season in 14 years
  • Both Gyfli Sigurdsson and Moise Kean‘s price have fallen by 0.6, the most in FPL


  • Sheffield United’s tally of 19 pts is the 4th best start by a promoted side in the history of the Premier League
  • The Blades have drawn their last 3 games
  • Newcastle have lost once in their last 5 games; Sheff Utd have lost once in their last 9
  • John Lundstram’s price have risen by 1.0 now, the most in FPL
  • Lys Mousset has 4 goals and 3 assists in his last 6 games


  • In terms of league form, Arsenal is the joint worst with 4 pts in their last 6
  • Arsenal have drawn 5 of their previous 8 games
  • Arsenal have now failed to keep a clean sheet for 8 games
  • Brighton have lost their previous 3 games
  • Brighton have not won away from home since the opening day of the season
  • PE Aubameyang has now scored half of his side’s 20 Premier League goals, he is also the league’s second highest goalscorer
  • Lewis Dunk has scored in his previous 2 games



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