10 Interesting Stats from Premier League Matchday 26

1 – Bertrand Traoré became the first player from Burkina Faso to score in the Premier League as Chelsea ran out comfortable 5-1 winners at home to Newcastle on Sunday.

1 – Sunderland recorded their first Premier League win over Manchester United at the Stadium of Light in what was their 14th match (D4, L9).

4 – Manchester City have lost four home Premier League games so far this season – more than they did in Manuel Pellegrini’s first two seasons combined at the Etihad (three).

5 – Watford’s Troy Deeney has scored five goals from the penalty spot this season – more than any other player in the Premier League.

10% – Manchester City have won just one of their 10 Premier League games against current top eight sides so far this season (D3, L6).

10 – Chelsea are on the current longest unbeaten run in the Premier League (W4, D6).

40 – James Milner has now scored in 40 different Premier League matches and not lost a single one.  Only former Aston Villa teammate Darius Vassell (46 games) has a superior record than the current England international in the competition.

50% – Liverpool’s 6-0 win at Aston Villa was the eighth time the away team has won by this scored in Premier League history – four of them have been by the Reds.

50 – Norwich City and Sunderland have the joint-worst defensive record this season, each conceding 50 goals in their 26 games.

450′ – Fraser Forster has yet to concede a single goal in his five Premier League games so far this season.

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