We round up the most interesting stats ahead of an exciting weekend of Premier League action.

0% – Aston Villa caretaker manager Eric Black has lost all three Premier League games he has taken charge of (1 with Birmingham City, 1 with Sunderland and 1 with the Villans).

3 – Mauricio Pochettino has yet to see his Tottenham side score against Manchester United in three attempts. These two top four contenders meet at White Hart Lane on Sunday.

7 – Aston Villa are on a Premier League club record seven consecutive losses before they host Bournemouth on Saturday.

8 – Only Crystal Palace (3) have gained fewer points than Watford in 2016 (8). The Hornets start the weekend 10 points above the relegation zone before hosting Everton on Saturday.

9 – Chelsea are unbeaten in all nine Premier League meetings with Swansea City (W6, D3). The two sides meet at the Liberty Stadium this weekend.

14 – West Ham have the best record in Premier League London derbies so far this season (14 points from 7 games. Saturday’s opponents Arsenal have only managed five points from six games.

14 – Chelsea interim manager Guus Hiddink is unbeaten in all 14 Premier League games he has taken charge of this season (W6, D4).

19 – Tottenham have gained the most points from losing positions than any other side in the Premier League so far this season.

73% – Southampton have won 11 of their previous 15 Premier League games at home to Newcastle, losing only once (D3).

499 – Everton have gained 499 points in away Premier League games since it rebranded in 1992.

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