10 Interesting Stats from Premier League Matchday 27

1 – Arsenal scored in the first half of a Premier League game at the Emirates Stadium for the first time since 4 December on Saturday.  The Gunners netted 3 of their total 4 goals in the opening 45 minutes during their 4-1 romp over Sunderland.

1 – Marouane Fellaini won a Premier League game he started for Manchester United for the first time on Saturday as his side beat Crystal Palace 2-0.

3 – Lukas Podolski completed 90 minutes for only the third time in the Premier League on Saturday. He made made a total of 42 league games (29 starts) for the Gunners since joining in the summer of 2012.

4 – Ricky van Wolfswinkel has had just 4 shots on target in 1,016 minutes during his debut Premier League season.

8 – Chelsea have been scoreless at the end of the first half on eight occasions this season.

8 – Daniel Sturridge became only the second player to score in 8 consecutive Premier League games. Only Ruud van Nistelrooy (10) has scored in more.

18 – Liverpool’s second top scorer Daniel Sturridge is also the Premier League’s second top scorer. No club has ever finished the season with the top 2 goalscorers in the history of the league.

70 – Liverpool are the Premier League’s top scorers. Brendan Rodgers’ side have scored 66% of their 70 goals in the first half of matches.

81 – Chelsea have allowed the fewest shots on target this season.

450 – Loïc Rémy became the first Newcastle player to score a Premier League goal in 7.5 hours since Yohan Cabaye at West Ham on 18 January.

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