Classic Pools: 26th – 27th August

Classic Pools: 26th – 27th August

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Liverpool and Everton may have to make do with a share of the spoils when they face teams Arsenal and Chelsea respectively, while both Newcastle and West Ham could still be waiting for their first win after their clash at St James’ Park.

1 - Chelsea v Everton

Chelsea (12th PL) beat Everton (8th) 5-0 at home and 3-0 away in their Premier League encounters last season.

Chelsea were beaten 3-2 by Burnley in their opening Premier League match at Stamford Bridge, but had a 2-1 win over Tottenham at Wembley last weekend.

After their 1-0 win hosting Stoke, Everton drew 1-1 with Manchester City at the Etihad on Monday night.

156 League Encounters

58 Chelsea wins

50 Everton wins

48 Draws

4 - Liverpool v Arsenal

Three of their last six league encounters have ended in draws.  Liverpool (6th) won both league meetings with Arsenal (11th) last season 4-3 away and 3-1 at home.

Liverpool had a 4-2 win hosting Hoffenheim in a Champions League play-off of Wednesday night.

After their 4-3 win over Leicester in their opening match, Arsenal were beaten 1-0 by Stoke last Saturday.

186 League Encounters

72 Liverpool wins

64 Arsenal wins

50 Draws

6 - Newcastle v West Ham

Newcastle (16th) and West Ham (20th) have two wins each from their last four Premier League meetings, all home wins.

Newcastle are still without a league win, losing to both Tottenham and Huddersfield in their first two league matches. They were beaten 3-2 in a League Cup match with Nottingham Forest on Wednesday.

West Ham are also still without a win, they lost 4-0 to Manchester United in their opener before narrowly missing out 3-2 to Southampton last weekend.

124 League Encounters

49 Newcastle wins

40 West Ham wins

35 Draws

12 - Brentford v Wolves

Wolves (3rd Chp) beat Brentford (24th) 3-1 at home and 2-1 away in their Championship meetings last season.

Brentford are still without a win in their three league matches this season, but beat QPR 4-1 in the League Cup competition on Tuesday.

Wolves won their first three league matches this season but lost 2-1 to Cardiff last weekend.

24 League Encounters

11 Brentford wins

11 Wolves wins

2 Draws

16 - Ipswich v Fulham

When they met in the Championship last season Fulham (19th) had a 2-0 win at Ipswich (2nd) and a 3-1 win at home.

Ipswich have won all four league matches this season, but lost 2-1 to Crystal Palace in the League Cup on Tuesday.

Fulham have drawn three of their four league matches this season.  They were beaten 1-0 by Bristol Rovers in the League Cup on Tuesday.

22 League Encounters

7 Ipswich wins

9 Fulham wins

6 Draws

19 - Nottingham Forest v Leeds United

Nottingham (4th) won 3-1 hosting Leeds (5th) in the Championship last season, Leeds returned the favour with a 2-0 win at Elland Road.

Nottingham beat Middlesbrough 2-1 last weekend to make it seven games unbeaten at home. They had a 3-2 win visiting Newcastle in the League Cup mid-week.

Leeds are unbeaten in their six competitive matches this season, winning 5-1 over Newport County in the League Cup and most recent.

88 League Encounters

27 Nottingham Forest wins

29 Leeds wins

32 Draws

31 - Walsall v Bradford City

They had a 1-1 draw at Walsall (12th L1) last season before Bradford (7th) won 1-0 at home.

Walsall followed their 2-1 win over Oldham with a 1-1 draw visiting Portsmouth last weekend.

Bradford had a 1-0 win at Gillingham in their last away game, but lost 1-0 hosting Blackpool last weekend.

40 League Encounters

11 Walsall wins

13 Bradford City wins

16 Draws

36 - Colchester v Forest Green

This is the first ever clash between Colchester (23rd L2) and Forest Green (15th).

Colchester have yet to win a competitive match this season, they drew 1-1 with Stevenage in their last home game.

Forest Green got their first win of the season last weekend with a 4-3 victory hosting Yeovil.

0 League Encounters

38 - Lincoln v Carlisle

They haven’t met since the 2005-2006 season where they had a 0-0 draw at Lincoln (22nd) and Carlisle (5th) had a 1-0 home win.

Lincoln have two draws and a loss from their three league games this season.  They drew 1-1 with Morecambe in their last home game.

Carlisle beat Cheltenham 3-0 in their last league game, but lost 2-1 to Sunderland in the League Cup on Tuesday.

64 League Encounters

31 Lincoln wins

20 Carlisle wins

13 Draws

47 - Ebbsfleet v Gateshead

Ebbsfleet (11th NL) have won four of their last six meetings with Gateshead (6th), who’ve won two.

Ebbsfleet are unbeaten in their five National League matches this season, but four of them were draws.

Gateshead have won three of their five league matches but they were all at home and they lost their two on the road.

6 League Encounters

4 Ebbsfleet wins

2 Gateshead wins

0 Draws

24/08/2017

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