10 Interesting Stats from Premier League Matchday 35

1 – For the first time in their fifth Premier League season, Crystal Palace have avoided relegation. Tony Pulis’ side were 1-0 winners at West Ham on Saturday to ensure the Eagles avoided relegation back to the Championship after winning last season’s playoffs. Palace had been relegated in all four of their previous seasons in the Premier League. They have won eight games by the scoreline of 1-0 this season.

2 – Chelsea’s last two home defeats in the Premier League have both been against teams bottom of the league. On Saturday they were beaten by Sunderland at Stamford Bridge. The previous times the Blues lost at home in the league came against Queens Park Rangers in January 2013 when coached by Rafa Benítez.

5 – Newcastle United are on the longest losing streak in the Premier League after they went down 2-1 at home to Swansea City over the weekend to make it five successive defeats and six in their last seven matches.

5 – Crystal Palace have matched their Premier League record of five successive wins. They previously achieved this in the inaugural Premiership season back in December 1992. This current run started with a 1-0 win over Chelsea, before beating Cardiff 3-0 in the Welsh capital, Aston Villa 1-0 at home, Everton 3-2 away and this weekend with a 1-0 win at West Ham.

11 – Liverpool set a club record 11 consecutive Premier League wins with their 3-2 victory at Norwich City on Sunday. The Reds need 7 points from their final 3 fixtures to guarantee winning their first Premier League title.

12 – Luis Suárez has now scored 12 goals in 6 Premier League games against Norwich City after his single goal in Liverpool’s 3-2 win at the Canaries on Sunday. The Uruguayan striker failed to score in his first match versus Norwich back in 2011, whilst he has scored at least 3 goals in three of those matches.

13 – Leighton Baines has scored all 13 penalties he has taken in the Premier League and is the only player in the history of the competition to have a 100% success rate having taken at least 10.

20 – Everton set a club Premier League record 20 wins in a single season with a 2-0 win over Manchester United on Sunday.

70 – Following their 2-0 defeat at Everton, Manchester United will finish with fewer than 70 points for the first time in the Premier League.

77 – José Mourinho’s Premier League unbeaten run at Stamford Bridge ended at 77 games when Chelsea suffered a shock 2-1 loss at home to Sunderland on Saturday.