Arsène Wenger’s head-to-head record vs every Premier League club

Arsène Wenger is set to take charge of a record 811th Premier League game on Sunday when Arsenal travel to West Bromwich Albion on New Year’s Eve.

The long-serving Gunners boss is currently tied with Manchester United legend on 810 games.  Wenger has won 468 of the matches he has overseen in the Premier League, drawing 197 and losing 145.

He has faced 46 of the teams to have competed in the Premier League, only missing out on Oldham Athletic, Swindon Town and his own Arsenal in the 26-year history of the competition.

Here is how Arsène Wenger has fared against all the clubs he has faced in the Premier League:

Team Wins Draws Losses Goals For Goals Against
Aston Villa 23 11 5 73 32
Barnsley 2 0 0 7 0
Birmingham City 9 4 1 28 8
Blackburn Rovers 18 4 6 66 29
Blackpool 2 0 0 9 1
Bolton Wanderers 14 6 4 44 25
Bournemouth 4 1 0 13 4
Bradford City 2 1 1 6 3
Brighton & Hove Albion 1 0 0 2 0
Burnley 6 1 0 12 3
Cardiff City 2 0 0 5 0
Charlton Athletic 12 2 4 37 16
Chelsea 15 13 12 50 54
Coventry City 6 3 1 16 7
Crystal Palace 9 3 1 23 11
Derby County 10 3 1 27 11
Everton 28 9 6 90 40
Fulham 18 5 3 53 19
Huddersfield Town 1 0 0 5 0
Hull City 8 1 1 25 8
Ipswich Town 3 1 0 6 1
Leeds United 9 3 4 34 14
Leicester City 14 6 0 49 18
Liverpool 13 16 14 62 71
Manchester City 17 8 9 59 41
Manchester United 12 12 18 48 63
Middlesbrough 15 6 4 57 22
Newcastle United 24 10 5 67 29
Norwich City 7 2 1 24 10
Nottingham Forest 3 0 1 6 3
Portsmouth 8 6 0 28 8
Queens Park Rangers 5 0 1 8 4
Reading 6 0 0 20 5
Sheffield United 1 0 1 3 1
Sheffield Wednesday 2 3 2 8 7
Southampton 16 9 4 53 27
Stoke City 11 3 5 34 17
Sunderland 18 10 3 54 19
Swansea City 7 1 5 23 16
Tottenham Hotspur 18 18 7 77 52
Watford 7 0 2 21 8
West Bromwich Albion 17 3 4 47 23
West Ham United 22 8 5 71 27
Wigan Athletic 12 2 2 38 14
Wimbledon 4 2 2 17 7
Wolverhampton Wanderers 7 1 0 19 3

The following table shows Arsène Wenger’s win/draw/loss percentage versus each of those teams:

Team Win % Draw % Lose %
Barnsley 100% 0% 0%
Blackpool 100% 0% 0%
Brighton & Hove Albion 100% 0% 0%
Cardiff City 100% 0% 0%
Huddersfield Town 100% 0% 0%
Reading 100% 0% 0%
Wolverhampton Wanderers 88% 13% 0%
Burnley 86% 14% 0%
Queens Park Rangers 83% 0% 17%
Bournemouth 80% 20% 0%
Hull City 80% 10% 10%
Watford 78% 0% 22%
Ipswich Town 75% 25% 0%
Wigan Athletic 75% 13% 13%
Nottingham Forest 75% 0% 25%
Derby County 71% 21% 7%
West Bromwich Albion 71% 13% 17%
Leicester City 70% 30% 0%
Norwich City 70% 20% 10%
Crystal Palace 69% 23% 8%
Fulham 69% 19% 12%
Charlton Athletic 67% 11% 22%
Everton 65% 21% 14%
Birmingham City 64% 29% 7%
Blackburn Rovers 64% 14% 21%
West Ham United 63% 23% 14%
Newcastle United 62% 26% 13%
Coventry City 60% 30% 10%
Middlesbrough 60% 24% 16%
Aston Villa 59% 28% 13%
Bolton Wanderers 58% 25% 17%
Sunderland 58% 32% 10%
Stoke City 58% 16% 26%
Portsmouth 57% 43% 0%
Leeds United 56% 19% 25%
Southampton 55% 31% 14%
Swansea City 54% 8% 38%
Bradford City 50% 25% 25%
Wimbledon 50% 25% 25%
Manchester City 50% 24% 26%
Sheffield United 50% 0% 50%
Tottenham Hotspur 42% 42% 16%
Chelsea 38% 33% 30%
Liverpool 30% 37% 33%
Sheffield Wednesday 29% 43% 29%
Manchester United 29% 29% 43%

10 stats on Arsène Wenger’s head-to-head record:

12 – Arsène Wenger has never lost again Barnsley (2 games), Blackpool (2), Bournemouth (5), Brighton & Hove Albion (1), Burnley (7), Cardiff City (2), Huddersfield Town (1), Ipswich Town (4), Leicester City (20), Portsmouth (14), Reading (6) or Wolverhampton Wanderers (8).

20 – Wenger has faced Leicester City 20 times in the Premier League and never lost (W14, D6).

28 – The Arsenal manager has beaten Everton on four more occasions than he has any other side.

29% – Wenger has the joint-lowest win percentage versus both Manchester United and Sheffield Wednesday.

46 – The Gunners boss has beaten all 46 teams he has faced at least once.

50% – Sheffield United have the highest win percentage versus Arsène Wenger (W1, L1).

71 – Liverpool have scored the most goals against Wenger’s side.

75% – Wigan Athletic have lost the highest percentage of teams to have faced the French manager at least 10 times (W2, D2, L12).

90 – Everton have conceded the most goals versus Wenger’s side.

100% – Arsène Wenger has a 100% win record versus Barnsley (2 games), Blackpool (2), Brighton & Hove Albion (1), Cardiff City (2), Huddersfield Town (1) and Reading (6).

2 Comments

  1. Nice job. Noteworthy that most of the Ls (losses) against Liverpool and Chelsea are from recent games, particularly with Liverpool against whom Wenger’s loss rate has grown since the Rogers and Klopp years.

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