1 – Liverpool have picked up just 1 point in the 5 Premier League games Luis Suárez has not scored in. The Uruguayan was shut out for back-to-back games for the first time this season as Liverpool lost 2-1 at Chelsea, after losing by the same scoreline on Boxing Day at Manchester City where he did not score. The Reds have won 8 of the 9 league matches in which their star has scored.
1 – Sunderland rescued a point from a losing position for the first time this season when they came from 0-2 in the final 10 minutes to draw 2-2 at Cardiff City.
2 – Olivier Giroud scored only his second Premier League goal outside of London to help Arsenal beat Newcastle 1-0. The only previous league goal he’d scored outside of the capital for the Gunners came at Sunderland. Giroud has now scored 19 Premier League goals in all for Arsenal.
6 – Nicolas Anelka because the ninth player in Premier League history to score for six different clubs when he netted a brace during West Brom’s 3-3 draw against West Ham. No player has ever scored for more than six clubs during the Premier League era. The French forward has now scored for Arsenal, Liverpool, Manchester City, Bolton Wanderers, Chelsea and West Bromwich Albion in the Premier League.
7 – Tottenham have scored 7 goals in their 3 league games under Tim Sherwood. That’s the same number as Spurs scored in their final 8 matches under André Villas-Boas.
70 – José Mourinho extended his unbeaten run in the Premier League at Stamford Bridge to 70 games when Chelsea came from behind to beat Liverpool 2-1 on Sunday.
82 – Arsenal collected the most points in the Premier League during the 2013 calendar year. The Gunners end the first half of the season at the top of the table.
141 – West Ham’s Jussi Jääskeläinen made the most saves in 2013 (141).
524 – Romelu Lukaku ended his 524-minute goal drought by scoring the winner for Everton against Southampton in their final match of 2013. The Toffees had an impressive calendar year at Goodison Park, with 13 victories, 5 draws and only 1 defeat in 2013.
983 – Tom Huddlestone went 983 days without scoring a Premier League goal before netting the fourth during Hull City’s 6-0 thrashing of Fulham. The England midfielder celebrated with a haircut after making a charity bet with Jake Livermore more than 2 years ago that he would not get his haircut until his next goal.