The big Friday Premier League quiz

By Guy Atkinson 25 December 2020 45
The big Friday Premier League quiz

Jurgen Klopp will be quietly confident that Liverpool can stretch their unbeaten run in the Premier League to 11 games when struggling West Brom head to Anfield on Sunday.

Second-placed Leicester City welcome Manchester United, a point behind them in third, to the King Power Stadium a day earlier, while under-pressure Mikel Arteta and Arsenal host London rivals Chelsea.

Elsewhere, Manchester City take on one of their favourite opponents in the top flight in Newcastle United, and Wolves entertain Jose Mourinho's Tottenham.

See if you can kick-start the weekend with maximum points in our Opta-powered quiz. Answers are at the bottom.

 

1. Who is the only player to have scored more Premier League goals under the leadership of Brendan Rodgers than Leicester striker Jamie Vardy (43)?

2. Which Arsenal player is looking to become the first Gunners player to score on three consecutive Boxing Day games since Thierry Henry between 2002 and 2004? 

3. Newcastle's Callum Wilson is on course for his best Premier League goalscoring season. How many times has he netted in his 12 appearances so far this term?

4. West Brom manager Sam Allardyce was the last opposition manager to win a Premier League game at Anfield in April 2017. Who was he in charge of?

5. Harry Kane's next strike will see him become just the fourth Englishman to reach double figures in seven consecutive Premier League campaigns. Who are the three players to have previously achieved that feat?

 

Answers:

1. Luis Suarez (54)
2. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
3. Eight
4. Crystal Palace
5. Michael Owen (1997-98 to 2003-04), Frank Lampard (10 between 2003-04 and 2012-13) and Wayne Rooney (11 between 2004-05 and 2014-15)

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