10 Interesting Stats from Premier League Matchday 1

2 – Arsenal and Liverpool were the only two teams to win at home on the opening weekend.

9 – Yaya Sanogo has now played nine Premier League games for Arsenal and is yet to get on the scoresheet.

10 – Manchester City have won the last 10 Premier League games versus Newcastle, scoring 27 goals and conceding five in the process.

17 – It took Fernando Torres 4 months to score his first goal for Chelsea. It took Diego Costa only 17 minutes.

23 – No defending Premier League champions have ever lost their opening game of the following season (W20, D3).

28 – Liverpool have found the back of the net in 28 of their last 29 Premier League games

71% – 12 of the 17 Premier League matches between Everton and Leicester City have ended in a draw. The two sides played out a 2-2 draw at the King Power Stadium on Saturday.

80% – Swansea City have won 4 of their last 5 Premier League games under Garry Monk.

174 – Wayne Rooney now has 174 Premier League goals, one less than Thierry Henry who is the third all-time top scorer.

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