0 – Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang failed to take a single shot during yesterday’s 3-0 loss to Aston Villa. It is the first time he has played the full 90 minutes in a home EPL match for the Gunners without attempting a shot.
1 – Sheffield United have picked up just one point from their opening eight EPL games of 2020-21. It’s the joint-lowest points tally at this stage of an EPL campaign.
2 – Manchester City right-back Kyle Walker has conceded two penalties in the EPL this season, as many as he had in the previous 11 campaigns combined.
3 – Everton boss Carlo Ancelotti has lost three league games in a row since November 2006 with AC Milan following Saturday’s 3-1 loss to Manchester United.
3 – Wolverhampton Wanderers goalkeeper Rui Patricio has saved three of the 10 penalties he has faced in the EPL, saving Jamie Vardy’s second penalty on Sunday.
3 – Liverpool have only won three of their last 10 away EPL games, after winning 16 of their previous 17.
4 – Burnley have failed to score in four consecutive EPL games for the first time since May 2015 when they went six straight games without a goal.
5 – Chelsea striker Timo Werner has been involved in five goals in his past four EPL games (four goals, one assist) after failing to score or assist a goal in his first four.
7 – Newcastle United are without a clean sheet in seven consecutive EPL games this term following Friday’s 2-0 defeat at Southampton. It’s their longest run without a league clean sheet since December 2017 (11 in a row).
8 – Crystal Palace forward Wilfried Zaha has equalled his haul of seven-goal involvements in 38 EPL games last season in just eight games this term.
8 – West Bromwich Albion have failed to win any of their first eight games of an EPL campaign for only the second time. It last happened in 1985-86, when they went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
9 – Aston Villa skipper Jack Grealish has been directly involved in nine EPL goals this season (four goals and five assists) – only Harry Kane (15) and Son Heung-min (10) have been involved in more EPL goals.
14 – West Ham United manager David Moyes is now unbeaten in his 14 EPL home games against Fulham, winning 13 and drawing once following Saturday’s 1-0 win.
15 – Manchester United midfielder Bruno Fernandes has had a hand in 15 EPL goals in his 10 away games in the competition (10 goals, 5 assists). It’s the most goal involvements a player has had in their first 10 away games.
16 – Southampton have picked up 16 points in their opening eight EPL games of 2020-21 following five wins, a draw and two losses. It’s the highest they have ever had at this stage of a league campaign (level with 2014-15).
17 – Leeds United have conceded 17 goals in their first eight EPL this season following Saturday’s 4-1 loss to Crystal Palace.
18 – League leaders Leicester City have won 18 points in their opening eight EPL games following Sunday’s 1-0 win over Wolves. It’s their best start to a top-flight campaign.
19 – Brighton registered 19 shots against Burnley. It’s the most by any side without scoring in an EPL match this season so far.
25 – Fulham have won just one of their last 25 away games in the EPL – a 1-0 victory against Bournemouth in April 2019.
27 – Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane has now been directly involved in 27 goals in his last 14 starts for the club in all competitions, scoring 17 and assisting 10, including the winner during Sunday’s 1-0 victory over West Brom.