10 Interesting Stats from Premier League Matchday 33

1 – Sunderland have picked up just 1 point from their last 7 Premier League matches following their defeat at Tottenham on Monday night football. Five of these matches have been since their League Cup final defeat to Manchester City.

9 – Liverpool extended their winning streak to 9 games in the Premier League with a 2-1 win at West Ham on Sunday. Brendan Rodgers’ side are now 1 win away from a club record of 10 in the Premier League which was set under Rafael Benítez during the 2005-06 season.

20 – Arsenal have conceded 20 goals in their away matches vs the other top 5 this season. The Gunners went down 3-0 at Everton on Sunday having previously lost 6-3 at Manchester City, 5-1 at Liverpool and 6-0 at Chelsea this season.

23 – Liverpool have scored in the first half of their last 23 Premier League matches. The Reds extended their record on Sunday thanks to Steven Gerrard’s first penalty shortly before half-time.

56% – 10 of Yaya Touré’s 18 Premier League goals this season have come from set pieces (6 penalties, 4 direct free kicks).

63 – Everton are 3 points away from setting a club record for the most points gained in a single Premier League season. Roberto Martínez’s side have six games to set a new club record.

77% – 10 of Steven Gerrard’s 13 Premier League goals this season have been from the penalty spot. The Liverpool captain added two more to his season’s tally on Sunday to help his side win 2-1 at Upton Park.

296′ – Fernando Torres ended a run of 296 minutes of Premier League football without a shot on target when midway through the first half Saturday’s game against Stoke, the Spaniard gambled on Erik Pieters chest back towards goalkeeper Asmir Begovic. However, his attempt was blocked by the Bosnian.

383′ – Álvaro Negredo has gone 383 minutes without scoring in the Premier League since a last-minute goal at St James’ Park in a 2-0 win back in January. That is the Spaniard’s only league goal of 2014, although the Manchester City striker does have 8

472′ – Fernando Torres has gone 472 minutes without scoring in the Premier League since his late goal in Chelsea’s 2-0 win at Hull City back in January. The Spaniard has now gone 9 league games without a goal after failing to score in the Blues’ 3-0 win over Stoke City on Saturday in which he played the full 90 minutes.

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