10 Interesting Stats from Premier League Matchday 8

4 – Leicester City have won more penalties (4) than any other team in the Premier League this season.

4 – Aston Villa’s last four Premier League games have all ended in defeats by a single goal.

5 – Sergio Agüero became only the fifth player in Premier League history to score five goals in a single Premier League game (after Andrew Cole, Alan Shearer, Dimitar Berbatov and Jermain Defoe).  The Argentine striker accomplished this in a 20-minute spell in Manchester City’s 6-1 thrashing of Newcastle before he limped off.

10 – Everton have now gone 10 Premier League games without a win in the Merseyside derby following Sunday’s 1-1 draw.

11 – Only Manchester City (12) have won more Premier League games since the start of April than Leicester City.

20′ – Manchester United conceded three goals in 20 minutes of a Premier League game for the first time as Arsenal thrashed Louis van Gaal’s side 3-0 at the Emirates Stadium.

21 – Watford’s Odion Ighalo has scored 21 goals in 26 league appearances in 2015.

83% – Fifteen of the 18 goals (for and against) in Palace’s Premier League games this season have come in the second half..

88% – Chelsea have conceded 2+ goals in seven of their eight Premier League games this season.

1,005 – Yannick Bolasie scored his first goal at Selhurst Park for 1,005 days as he helped Crystal Palace to a 2-0 win over West Brom.

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