20 Stats from Premier League Matchday 33 ft. West Brom & Olivier Giroud

1 – Watford have taken just one point from a possible 30 in their previous 10 away games.

2 – West Bromwich Albion’s win at Old Trafford was only the second time Manchester United have lost at home to the bottom of the table club (after Blackburn Rovers in December 2011).

2 – Darren Moore has taken just two matches to equal Alan Pardew’s total number of Premier League wins (1 in 18) as West Brom manager.

3 – Mark Hughes became only the second manager to lose three Premier League games against one opponent in the same season (after Graeme Souness vs Arsenal in 2004-05).

4 – Joe Willock became only the fourth player who was born after Arsène Wenger‘s first match in charge to make a Premier League appearance for Arsenal (after Ainsley Maitland-Niles, Reiss Nelson & Eddie Nketiah).

5 – Manchester City have won the Premier League title with five games to spare – a joint record in the competition (along with Manchester United in 2000-01).

5 – Arsenal have lost five successive away matches for the first time in the Premier League era.

5 – Crystal Palace 3-2 Brighton & Hove Albion saw five first-half goals – the most in any Premier League game this season.

6 – Olivier Giroud has scored six goals as a substitute this season – more than any other player.

8 – Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah became the eighth different player to score 30+ goals in a single Premier League campaign (after Andrew Cole, Alan Shearer, Kevin Phillips, Thierry Henry, Cristiano Ronaldo, Robin van Persie & Luis Suárez).

8 – Leicester City’s Jamie Vardy has been on the losing side on eight occasions when he has scored this season – a Premier League record for a single season.

14 – Brighton & Hove Albion have conceded the most goals from corners this season.

19 – Stoke City are winless in their last 19 Premier League visits to London (D7, L12).

19 – Olivier Giroud has now scored 19 goals as a substitute in the Premier League – only Jermain Defoe has netted more (24).

20% – West Brom have lost only one of their last five Premier League visits to Old Trafford (W3, D1).

30 – Arsenal are closer to the bottom of the Premier League table (30 points) than they are to the top (33).

44 – Sadio Mané became the top scoring Senegalese player in Premier League history with his goal in Liverpool’s 3-0 win over Bournemouth.

80% – Watford have failed to score in eight of their past 10 away Premier League games.

98 – Chelsea have been caught offside more than any other side this season.

125 – Stoke City’s Jack Butland has made the most saves in the Premier League this season.

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