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Last season, Liverpool's success in their head-to-head clashes with their 'big six' opponents set them on course to their long-awaited title. Here, we've taken a look at which big six teams have the best head-to-head records against each other in the Pre
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  • Planet Football
  • 18th October 2020

It is traditionally said that league championships are won on winter afternoons at places like Turf Moor, where the horizontal rain and aerial bombardment really separates the contenders from the pretenders. 

However, it is equally important to defeat your direct rivals. Last season, Liverpool’s success in their head-to-head clashes with their ‘big six’ opponents set them on course to their long-awaited title.

Here, we’ve taken a look at which big six teams have the best head-to-head records against each other in the Premier League in 2020-21, which we’ll keep updated throughout the campaign.

1. Liverpool: 6 points

Played: 2Won: 2Drawn: 0Lost: 0

Goals for: 5Goals against: 1Goal difference: +4

2. Tottenham: 3 points

Played: 1Won: 1Drawn: 0Lost: 0

Goals for: 6Goals against: 1Goal difference: +5

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3. Manchester City: 3 points

Played: 1Won: 1Drawn: 0Lost: 0

Goals for: 1Goals against: 0Goal difference: +1

4. Chelsea: 0 points

Played: 1Won: 0Drawn: 0Lost: 1

Goals for: 0Goals against: 2Goals difference: -2

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5. Arsenal: 0 points

Played: 2Won: 0Drawn: 0Lost: 2

Goals for: 1Goals against: 4Goal difference: -3

6. Manchester United: 0 points

Played: 1Won: 0Drawn: 0Lost: 1

Goals for: 1Goals against: 6Goal difference: -5

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