10 Interesting Stats from Premier League Matchday 35

1 – Eden Hazard ended a run of 29 Premier League games without a goal.

4 – Stoke City became the third team in Premier League history to concede 4+ goals in three consecutive games (after West Ham in March 2008 and Wigan Athletic in August 2010).

4 – Chelsea scored with all four of their shots on target in their 4-1 win at Bournemouth on Saturday.

7 – Following their 0-0 draw on Sunday, both Arsenal and Sunderland have draw seven Premier League games in 2016 – more than any other teams.

14 – Olivier Giroud has now gone 14 Premier League games without scoring.

14 – Liverpool have scored more goals from outside the 18-yard box than any other team in the Premier League so far this season.

21 – Liverpool have scored in each of their last 21 Premier League games versus Newcastle United at Anfield, combining for 52 goals. The Magpies’ only clean sheet at Liverpool came in their first-ever Premier League trip there in 1994.

22 – Sergio Agüero has scored 22 goals in his last 21 Premier League appearances.

23 – Shinji Okazaki was substituted for the 23rd time this season. Only Steed Malbranque (26 in 2009-10) has been replaced more often in a single Premier League season.

40 – Stoke City goalkeeper Shay Given became the 14th player to start a Premier League game aged 40+. The Republic of Ireland goalkeeper was 3 days past 40th birthday before Stoke’s drubbing at the hands of Manchester City on Saturday.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *