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What we learned in Matchweek 5

18 Sep 2018
Southampton v Brighton & Hove Albion

Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg sets a season's best as Eden Hazard joins elite Chelsea company

From Tottenham Hotspur's highest-scoring fixture with Liverpool that started the Matchweek to the longest goal of the season from Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg on Monday night, here are the must-know stats from the 10 latest Premier League matches.

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Tottenham Hotspur 1-2 Liverpool
Tottenham Hotspur 1-2 Liverpool

Spurs v Liverpool has become the highest-scoring fixture in Premier League history with 152 goals.

AFC Bournemouth 4-2 Leicester
AFC Bournemouth 4-2 Leicester City

AFC Bournemouth have faced Leicester City more often without losing in the competition than any other opponent, winning two and drawing five of their seven matches.

Chelsea 4-1 Cardiff City
Chelsea 4-1 Cardiff City

Eden Hazard became just the fourth player to score more than one Premier League hat-trick for Chelsea, after Didier Drogba, Frank Lampard and Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink.

Huddersfield 0-1 Crystal Palace
Huddersfield Town 0-1 Crystal Palace

The visiting team have won all three of the PL meetings between Huddersfield Town and Crystal Palace, making it the fixture with the longest 100 per cent record for away wins in the competition's history.

Man City 3-0 Fulham
Manchester City 3-0 Fulham

David Silva is the fifth player to score 50 PL goals for Manchester City, after Sergio Aguero, Yaya Toure, Carlos Tevez and Edin Dzeko.

Newcastle 1-2 Arsenal
Newcastle United 1-2 Arsenal

All 10 of Arsenal's Premier League goals this season, including own goals, have been scored by different players.

Watford 1-2 Man Utd
Watford 1-2 Manchester United

Chris Smalling has ended up on the winning side in all 11 league matches in which he has scored, the joint-best such record in the PL, along with Ryan Babel.

Wolves 1-0 Burnley
Wolverhampton Wanderers 1-0 Burnley

Wolverhampton Wanderers recorded 30 shots against Burnley, more than they have in any other match in Premier League history.

Everton 1-3 West Ham
Everton 1-3 West Ham United

West Ham United manager Manuel Pellegrini won on his birthday and was the first to do so since Arsene Wenger on 22 October last season, coincidentally also against Everton.

Southampton 2-2 Brighton
Southampton 2-2 Brighton

Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg's superb strike for Southampton came from 34.9 yards out, the longest-range strike in the Premier League this season.

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