10 Interesting Stats from Premier League Matchday 31

5 – Sunderland have won five successive Tyne-Wear derbies in the league versus Newcastle for the first time in their history.

6 – Hull City received their joint-league high sixth red card of the season when David Meyler saw red at Swansea City this weekend.  Steve Bruce’s side have now collected as many as Aston Villa in 2014-15.

9 – Arsenal are on a nine-game winning streak at the Emirates in the Premier League.

10 – Ángel Di María recorded his 10th assist of the season this weekend – only Chelsea’s Cesc Fàbregas (16) has more this season.

13 – Wayne Rooney has now scored more goals versus Aston Villa than he has versus any other opposition in the Premier League.

14 – Southampton’s Graziano Pellè has gone 14 Premier League games without a goal having started the season with eight in his first 15.

19 – John O’Shea has faced Newcastle 19 times in the Premier League and has never been on the losing side (W14, D5).

32 – Manchester United have won more matches versus Aston Villa than any side has against a single opponent in Premier League history.

100% – Eden Hazard has scored all nine of his penalties in the Premier League – his record is a joint high of any player with a 100% record, along with Dimitar Berbatov.

596 – Liverpool had gone 596 minutes on the road without conceding a single goal in the Premier League until Héctor Bellerín opened the scoring at the Emirates on Saturday.  Brendan Rodgers’ side have now conceded four goals in the last 54 minutes away from home.

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