Premier League 2010/11 by the Numbers

1 – The number of goals scored by Fernando Torres for Chelsea. He scored 2 for Liverpool against Chelsea this season
1 – Wigan Athletic remain the only side never to have been relegated from the top flight of English football
1 – Charlie Adam was the only opponent to score in the first half at Old Trafford this season
1 – West Brom were the only opposition to come away from Old Trafford without losing
2 – The number of weekends in which all 20 Premier League teams scored – had never previously happened prior to this season
2.80 – The average number of goals per game – highest ratio in Premier League history
3 – Dimitar Berbatov scored 3 hat tricks this season
3 – The number of own goals scored by John Pantsil – a joint Premier League record
4 – Stoke City scored from 4 Rory Delap throw-ins this season
5 – The number of Premier League teams that alternated in the relegation zone during the final day of the season
7 – West Brom players received the most red cards this season
7 – The number of players who played in the Premier League this season who were born after the competition started in August 1992
9 – The number of consecutive away games Robin van Persie has scored in
9 – The number of red cards shown to Arsenal players this season – a league high
9 – The number of points Manchester United won the league by today – the highest since Chelsea won by 12 points in 2004/05
11 – West Brom’s final league position – their highest ever in the Premier League
Number of managers leaving their post in 2010/11 (including Martin O’Neill and Carlo Ancelotti)
The number of different players to score (not including own goals)
13 – The number of handballs made by DJ Campbell – a league high
14 – The number of yellow cards shown to Cheik Tiote this season
17 – The number of hat tricks scored this season, a record in a 20-team Premier League season
Fouls committed by Kevin Davies
18 – The number of clean sheets recorded by Joe Hart – a league high
20 – Jermain Defoe became the 20th player to score 100 Premier League goals
21 – The number of goals scored by the leading goalscorers, Dimitar Berbatov and Carlos Tevez
Number of penalties missed this season
23 – Newcastle’s Nile Ranger was brought on as a substitute on the most occasions this season
34 – West Brom set a new record for most consecutive games without a clean sheet
38 – Seconds it took for Maxi Rodriguez to score for Liverpool v Fulham – the quickest goal in the Premier League this season
40 – Edwin van der Sar became the oldest player to win a Premier League winners medal, aged 40 years and 205 days
55 – The number of goals Blackpool scored this season – the highest ever by a side relegated from the Premier League
67 – The number of times Darren Bent was caught offside
78 – Newcastle players received the most yellow cards this season
96 – Ashley Young was the most fouled player
102 – The latest goal scored in the Premier League this season – a new Premier League record, set by Dirk Kuyt v Arsenal
123 – The number of fouls committed by Kevin Davies
573 – The number of Premier League appearances Ryan Giggs has made; eclipsing David James’ previous record set at 572
1063 – The total number of goals scored this season is the highest ever in a 20-team Premier League season
3420 – Leighton Baines and Martin Skrtel were the only two outfield players to play every single minute in the Premier League this season

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