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What we learned in Matchweek 20

31 Dec 2018
Dwight McNeil, Burnley

As Dwight McNeil set a Burnley record, find out the must-know facts from 2018's final round of Premier League fixtures

Dwight McNeil setting a record for Burnley and Sergio Aguero reaching a half-century of goals under Pep Guardiola are two of the standout facts from the final round of Premier League fixtures of 2018.

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Brighton 1-0 Everton
Brighton & Hove Albion 1-0 Everton

Jurgen Locadia has scored in each of his last two PL appearances for Brighton & Hove Albion, one more than he netted in his first 18 outings in the competition.

Fulham 1-0 Huddersfield
Fulham 1-0 Huddersfield Town

Since the start of last season, only Lukasz Fabianski, with four, has saved more Premier League penalties than Huddersfield Town's Jonas Lossl.

Leicester 0-1 Cardiff
Leicester City 0-1 Cardiff City

Cardiff City registered their first away win of the season and their first in the Premier League since April 2014, when they beat Southampton 1-0.

Spurs 1-3 Wolves
Tottenham Hotspur v Wolverhampton Wanderers

This was Mauricio Pochettino’s first PL defeat against a promoted side at Tottenham Hotspur, having been unbeaten in 27 such meetings.

Watford 1-1 Newcastle
Watford 1-1 Newcastle United

Salomon Rondon has scored five goals in his last eight PL matches, as many as in his previous 30 appearances in the competition for Newcastle United.

Liverpool 5-1 Arsenal
Liverpool 5-1 Arsenal

Liverpool's 54 points from their opening 20 PL matches has been exceeded only twice before: by Chelsea's 55 in 2005/06; and Manchester City's 58 in 2017/18.

Crystal Palace 0-1 Chelsea
Crystal Palace 0-1 Chelsea

Eden Hazard made three goalscoring chances against Palace, taking his total in the Premier League in 2018 to 101. This is 23 more than any other player.

Burnley 2-0 West Ham
Burnley 2-0 West Ham United

At 19 years and 38 days, Dwight McNeil is the first teenager to score a Premier League goal for Burnley.

Southampton 1-3 Man City
Southampton 1-3 Manchester City

Sergio Aguero has scored 50 Premier League goals under Pep Guardiola, 16 more than any other player has under the Spaniard.

Man Utd 4-1 AFC Bournemouth
Manchester United 4-1 AFC Bournemouth

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is only the third Manchester United manager to win his first three league matches, after Matt Busby and Jose Mourinho.

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