Premier League ’18-19 – Highlights: Hazard Scores 70th Goal For Chelsea

These are the next three matches of Match Day 3 of 38. The highlights are appended below the points table. In case, you missed the first three matches, click here.

Premier League ’18-19 – Highlights: Brighton Stuns Manchester United

Points Table – Premier League ’18-19

Rank Name Won Draw Lost Points
1 Liverpool 3 0 0 9
2 Chelsea 3 1 0 9
3 Watford 3 1 0 9
4 Manchester City 2 1 0 7
5 Bournemouth 2 1 0 7
6 Tottenham 2 0 0 6
7 Leicester City 2 0 1 6
8 Everton 1 2 0 5
9 Manchester United 1 0 1 3
10 Arsenal 1 0 2 3

For Complete Premier League 2018-19 team rankings, click here

English Premier League 2018-19 – Full Schedule

Match 7 of 10: Watford vs Crystal Palace

Result: 2 – 1

Goal Scorers:

  • Watford: Roberto Pereyra 53′, Jose Holebas 71′
  • Crystal Palace: Wilfried Zaha 78′

Match Statistics:

Watford Team Stats Crystal Palace
13 Shots 9
5 Shots On Target 3
43% Possession 57%
333 Passes 438
67% Pass Accuracy 74%
14 Fouls 11
4 Yellow Cards 2
0 Red Cards 0
1 Offsides 3
6 Corners 3


Premier League

  • Unfancied Watford proceeded with their extraordinary beginning to the Premier League season with a third progressive win as they beat visiting Crystal Palace 2-1.
  • It is the first occasion when they have started with three wins out of three in the best level of English football, keeping them straight up among the early pacemakers.

  • Etienne Capoue may have been sent off for an early foul on Wilfried Zaha, so Palace were distressed that he made the opening goal for Roberto Pereyra in the 53rd moment.
  • Defender Jose Holebas multiplied the lead with what he admitted was a cross before Zaha decreased the unpaid debts, twelve minutes from the end.
  • Castle squandered a great opportunity to attract the last seconds of included time when Joel Ward headed wide from a corner in the wake of being left plain.

  • Zaha, their most capable player, was a focal figure from the fourth moment of a feisty experience, when numerous eyewitnesses felt Capoue ought to have gotten a red card as opposed to a yellow for a foul on him. Inside three more minutes Zaha himself was booked.
  • His group had begun well and previous England goalkeeper Ben Foster kept the home side in the amusement at an opportune time with two fine spares, from a header by Christian Benteke and after that from James McArthur. Each shot was made by Perilous winger Andros Townsend.

  • Watford took 20 minutes to undermine, when Argentine forward Pereyra had one shot blocked and after that another spared with hardly a pause in between.
  • At that point Daryl Janmaat, the third of six players booked, completed a decent move by shooting simply wide of the post.
  • The home side’s weight was kept up either side of halftime and in the wake of squandering one shot by shooting uncontrollably, Pereyra took Capoue’s go for a low complete into the edge of the net.

  • Benteke made the most obvious opportunity to even out before Holebas cheated goalkeeper Wayne Hennessey from out on the left wing.
  • Zaha slice in to shoot through Foster’s legs and guarantee an energizing completion in which Ward’s miss denied Palace a point, keeping them in mid-table with 3 points.
  • In the post match conference, Watford chief Troy Deeney felt his group had fortunes on their side.


Match 8 of 10: Fulham vs Burnley FC

Result: 4 – 2

Goal Scorers:

  • Fulham: Jean Michael Seri 4′, Aleksandar Mitrovic 36′, 38′, Andre Schurrle 83′
  • Burnley FC: Jeff Hendrick 10′, James Tarkowski 41′

Match Statistics:

Fulham  Team Stats Burnley FC
25 Shots 12
12 Shots On Target 2
64% Possession 36%
574 Passes 300
85% Pass Accuracy 74%
11 Fouls 8
2 Yellow Cards 1
0 Red Cards 0
1 Offsides 5
6 Corners 4


Premier League

  • Aleksandar Mitrovic scored twice as Fulham opened their Premier League season to the detriment of Burnley.
  • Jean Michael Seri and Andre Schurrle both scored their first goals for the club as Fulham guaranteed their first points, since restoring the Premier League with a 4-2 prevail upon Burnley.

  • Aleksandar Mitrovic additionally got a three-minute support for Slavisa Jokanovic’s side, who certainly disregarded the failure of progressive annihilation back in the finish trip to get off the check at the third endeavour.

  • Jeff Hendrick struck six minutes after Seri’s terrific early opener and a short proximity James Tarkowski finish late in a five-foal first half, gave Burnley trust that they could yet add to the solitary point they have overseen in a lazy beginning to the Premier League season.

  • In any case, Mitrovic scored twice with his head in the middle of Burnley’s goals and a merited late strike for Schurrle left Sean Dyche – who knows his side are wavering on the edge of Europa League disposal after a 3-1 vanquish at Olympiacos – with mounting issues to comprehend.


Match 9 of 10: Newcastle vs Chelsea

Result: 1 – 2

Goal Scorers:

  • Newcastle: Joselu 83′
  • Chelsea: Eden Hazard 76′ (P), DeAndre Yedlin 87′ (OG)

Match Statistics:

Newcastle Team Stats Chelsea
6 Shots 15
2 Shots On Target 3
18% Possession 82%
200 Passes 913
65% Pass Accuracy 91%
16 Fouls 8
3 Yellow Cards 1
0 Red Cards 0
2 Offsides 2
4 Corners 5


Premier League

  • Chelsea left it late yet came away with a 2-1 prevail upon Newcastle because of a late DeAndre Yedlin own goal at St James’ Park.
  • An uneventful first hour saw the Blues to a great extent disappointed by Rafa Benitez’s strategies in an energetic cautious execution from Newcastle, before Eden Hazard gave Chelsea the lead through a 76th-minute penalty.

  • Joselu leveled for Newcastle before long, yet Yedlin’s tragic redirection enabled Chelsea to keep up Maurizio Sarri’s 100 percent winning record in the Premier League.
  • Peril likewise went nearest for Chelsea in what was a dry first half, however was not able deal with his feet after achieving the edge of the six-yard box.
  • The hosts were cheerful to play without the ball and in their own particular half, with striker Salomon Rondon having a peaceful game.

  • Benitez’s choice to change to a back three settled, snuffing out Chelsea and their new ownership style.
  • Cesar Azpilicueta had a low shot from the edge of the region effectively spared by Martin Dubravka toward the beginning of the second half, yet needed to hold up until the 72nd moment to debilitate again when Antonio Rudiger’s shot cannoned back off the crossbar.

  • With a fourth of an hour remaining, Fabian Schar cut down Marcos Alonso in the crate, and however replays indicated that he got the ball first, a penalty was granted, and Hazard scored on his arrival to the Chelsea beginning lineup.
  • In any case, their lead was fleeting, as Joselu figured out how to beat David Luiz to a Yedlin cross 7 minutes from time and Newcastle thought they had done what was needed to anchor a point.

  • The activity did not end there however, as Yedlin diverted goalwards a low drive from Alonso, and Chelsea clutched their three points to place themselves 2nd in the points table.

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