20 Stats from Premier League Matchday 9 ft. Kelechi Iheanacho & Arsenal

2 – Xherdan Shaqiri scored both goals from outside the penalty area in Stoke City’s 2-0 win at Hull City.

3 – Manchester City have failed to win any of their last three Premier League games having won their first six under Pep Guardiola (D2, L1).

4 – Manchester United’s 4-0 defeat at Chelsea was José Mourinho’s biggest as a manager in his Premier League career.

5 – West Brom have scored more goals from corners than any other team so far this season.

8 – Chelsea are now unbeaten in their last eight Premier League matches versus Manchester United (W4, D4).

9 – Tottenham have started a season unbeaten in their first nine games for the first time in the Premier League.

11 – Middlesrbough had more efforts on goal in their 0-0 draw at the Emirates than their hosts Arsenal.

14% – Arsenal have won only one of their last seven Premier League matches versus Middlesbrough (D5, L1).

14 – Arsenal and Leicester City have kept the joint-most clean sheets in 2016.

15 – Crystal Palace have conceded in each of their last 15 Premier League away games since their 0-0 draw at Bournemouth on Boxing Day 2015.

19 – Hull City have conceded 19 goals in their last five Premier League games.

20 – Leicester City are unbeaten in their last 20 home matches in the Premier League (W13, D7).

23 – Middlesbrough ended their run of 23 Premier League games in London without a single clean sheet with a 0-0 draw at Arsenal on Saturday.

30 – Pedro’s opener for Chelsea after only 30 seconds versus Manchester United was the quickest goal so far this season.

46 – Andrew Surman had played every minute of every Premier League game in Bournemouth’s history before pulling up with an injury in the warm-up of Saturday’s game versus Tottenham.

59 – Pedro picked up the quickest yellow card of the season after only 59 seconds.  This came for celebrating his early opener in Chelsea’s 4-0 thrashing of Manchester United at Stamford Bridge.

65% – Manchester City’s Kelechi Iheanacho has now scored 11 goals from only 17 shots on target in his Premier League career.

67% – Chelsea scored with four of their six shots on target versus Manchester United.  Pedro, Gary Cahill, Eden Hazard and N’Golo Kanté were precise with their finishes past David de Gea.

70% – Seven of West Brom’s 10  Premier League goals this season have come via set-pieces (including penalties).

94 – Kelechi Iheanacho averages a goal every 94 minutes in the Premier League.  This is the best goals per minute ratio in the history of the league among players to have scored a minimum of 10 goals.

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