Every top flight club’s longest unbeaten away run in Premier League history as Manchester United extend theirs despite disappointment at West Brom February 15, 2021 – Posted in: Soccer

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has spoken about how fortress Old Trafford would suck the ball into the net during the glory days at Manchester United

However, it’s the Red Devils’ away form which has seen them emerge as title contenders this season.

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Solskjaer’s side have won nine more points away from Old Trafford than at home in the Premier League this season

They’ve taken 28 points out of a possible 36 on the road in the league this term with their latest outing seeing them draw at West Brom.

Despite the disappointing result, it’s Man United’s away record that has kept them in the conversation to challenge Manchester City but it also preserves a very impressive club record.

Man United’s 1-1 draw at the Hawthorns has seen them go 19 away Premier League matches unbeaten and they’re one away from equalling Chelsea’s record set between December 2007 and December 2008.

Below you can see the longest Premier League unbeaten away records for every club currently in the top flight, with thanks to Spreadex.

Every PL club’s longest unbeaten away record

  1. Arsenal – 27 games (April 2003 – September 2004)
  2. Liverpool – 21 games (January 2019 – February 2020)
  3. Chelsea – 20 games (December 2007 – December 2008)
  4. Manchester United – 19 games (February 2020 – present)
  5. Manchester City – 14 games (April 2017 – December 2017 and February 2018 – December 2018)
  6. Leicester – 12 games (April 2015 – December 2015)
  7. Aston Villa – 12 games (March 1998 – November 1998)
  8. Tottenham – 12 games (August 2015 – February 2016)
  9. Leeds – 9 games (January 2001 – April 2001)
  10. Sheffield United – 9 games (10th August 2019 – December 2019)
  11. Everton – 8 games (September 2010 – December 2010 and November 2015 – March 2016)
  12. Brighton – 8 games (February 2020 – September 2020)
  13. Wolves – 7 games (September 2019 – December 2019)
  14. Southampton – 7 games (September 2020 – December 2020)
  15. West Ham – 7 games (November 2008 – January 2009)
  16. Newcastle – 7 games (November 2003 – February 2004)
  17. Fulham – 6 games (March 2004 – August 2004)
  18. Crystal Palace – 5 games (December 2014 – February 2015 and November 2017 – January 2018 and March 2018 – August 2018)
  19. Burnley – 4 games (August 2017 – October 2017 and March 2018 – April 2018 and January 2019 – February 2019 and June 2020 – July 2020)
  20. West Brom – 4 games (February 2011 – April 2011and August 2013 – October 2013 and January 2015 – February 2015)

Man United’s run dates back to February 2020 with their last loss away from Old Trafford in the league coming against Liverpool in January 2020.

Interestingly, their next away match comes against Chelsea, which is happening on February 28.

Meanwhile, Liverpool are narrowly in front of Chelsea having gone 21 league away matches without losing between January 2019 and February 2020.

However, it’s still a while before Solskjaer’s side can think about claiming the all-time Premier League record which belongs to Arsenal, who went 27 away matches without defeat between April 2003 and September 2004.

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