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Week 6 Premier League Review: The One When Chelsea Didn’t Win

It was an exciting weekend of Premier League action. We saw teams snap losing streaks, goals galore, and one team left standing having won all six of their matches. Let’s dive right in!

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Week 6 Premier League Review: The One When Chelsea Didn’t Win


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It was an exciting weekend of Premier League action. We saw teams snap losing streaks, goals galore, and one team left standing having won all six of their matches. Let’s dive right in!

Fulham splits the spoils with Watford

An early goal from Andre Gray flashed the Watford of weeks one through four of this season. They continued to dominate from there, but couldn’t seem to find the back of the net a second time. Despite the fact that Fulham hold the worst defensive record in the league, they were able to stay in the match.

Why does Fulham hold the worst defensive record? Head coach Slavisa Jokanovic has started a different back four in every match. They looked so poor in the first half that Jokanovic decided to sub both Alfie Mawson and  Kevin McDonald off at half time.

Fulham was able to fend off Watford the whole of the second half. Then, in the 78th minute, the struck a bit of luck when Aleksandar Mitrovic tapped home the equalizer. Mitrovic had another opportunity late, but was thwarted by Watford keeper Ben Foster. Fulham fought hard enough for the draw, but Watford should have come away from this one with three points.

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Kevin is an actor, director, playwright, and musician who works in tech. He is die hard New England sports and an avid Tottenham supporter. His qualifications include scoring 1 point in his elementary school basketball career, 4 years of mixed little league results, and breaking his arm with a skip-it days before pre-season workouts started for Freshman football.

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