10 Interesting Stats from Premier League Matchday 29

4 – Since making his Premier League debut, West Ham goalkeeper Adrián has saved twice as many penalties as any other goalkeeper in the division (4).

5 – José Fonte’s red card in Southampton’s 1-1 draw at home to Sunderland means the Saints have seen more players dismissed than any other side so far this season.

8 – Romelu Lukaku has scored in all eight of his appearances for Everton versus West Ham United in all competitions.  The Belgian striker was unable to prevent his side losing 3-2 at home to the Hammers on Saturday however.

12 – Chelsea interim manager Guus Hiddink is the first manager to go unbeaten for 12 Premier League games from the start of a managerial spell at a club (previously Frank Clark had the record of 11 games with Nottingham Forest back in 1994).

14 – Harry Kane has now scored 14 goals in 18 Premier League London derbies.

23 – Jermain Defoe’s goal for Sunderland on Saturday was his 23rd as a substitute in the Premier League; more than any other player.

24 – Newcastle’s 24 points from 28 games is their lowest in Premier League history.

31 – Leicester’s 1-0 win at Watford means the Premier League leaders have won 31 points on the road this season; five more than any other top flight team.

35 – Mark Hughes remains winless in any of his past 35 Premier League visits to Anfield, Emirates/Highbury, Old Trafford and Stamford Bridge following his side’s 1-1 draw at Chelsea on Saturday (D5, L30).

137 – There have been 137 goals scored in the North London derby in Premier League history; more than any other fixture.

10 Interesting Stats from Premier League Matchday 28

0 – Crystal Palace are still the only Premier League side yet to win in 2016.  The Eagles were pegged back to a last-minute draw at Sunderland on Tuesday.

3 – Chelsea’s 2-1 win at Norwich means the defending champions have now won three successive Premier League games for the first time this season.

5 – The last five Premier League games between Stoke City and Newcastle United have seen only five goals scored.  The Potters were 1-0 winners over Steve McClaren’s side on Wednesday; this has been the scoreline in three of those last five meetings.

6 – Newcastle have now lost six successive Premier League away games.

8 – Everton are unbeaten in their past eight Premier League away games following their 3-1 win at Villa Park on Tuesday night (W3, D5).

17 – Eden Hazard ended a run of 17 Premier League games without an assist.

25 – Riyad Mahrez has been involved in a league-high 25 goals this season (14 goals, 11 assists) following his assist for Andy King in Leicester’s 2-2 draw at home to West Brom on Tuesday.

41 – James Milner’s goal in Liverpool’s 3-0 win over Manchester City means the England international has now scored in 41 different Premier League matches and never lost – only Darius Vassell can better this (46).

300 – Kolo Touré became the first African to make 300 Premier League starts.  His Liverpool thrashed Manchester City 3-0 at Anfield on Wednesday.

358 – Connor Wickham scored twice in the space of 358 seconds to give Crystal Palace a 2-1 lead in the second half at the Stadium of Light before drawing 2-2.

10 Interesting Stats from Premier League Matchday 27

2 – Marcus Rashford’s brace against Arsenal made him the second youngest player to score two goals on his full Premier League debut (18 years and 120 days).  Liverpool’s Michael Owen was 18 years and 55 days when he netted twice in a 3-2 home defeat to Southampton in February 1998.

6 – Marko Arnautović’s brace versus Aston Villa means the Austrian has now scored six Premier League goals at the Britannia Stadium this season – twice as many as any other player.

7 – Norwich City’s late defeat at Leicester means they have only taken one point from their last seven Premier League games.

10 – Both Chelsea and Southampton have led in 10 Premier League home games this season, the joint-most in the Premier League.  The Saints took the lead over the champions on Saturday before losing 2-1 at St. Mary’s.

10 – Sunderland’s Vito Mannone has yet to keep a clean sheet in any of his 10 appearances in all competitions this season (18 goals).

18 – Mesut Özil recorded his 18th Premier League assist of this season so far – only Thierry Henry (20 in 2002-03) has more in a single campaign than the Arsenal playmaker.

18 – At 18 years and 120 days, Marcus Rashford became the third youngest Manchester United player to score a Premier League goal (after Danny Welbeck and Federico Macheda).

71% – Watford’s 0-0 draw at home to Bournemouth means that the Hornets have now failed to score in five of their last seven Premier League matches.

78% – Manchester United have won seven of their past nine Premier League games at Old Trafford versus Arsenal and are unbeaten during this run (D2).  The Red Devils were 3-2 winners on Saturday with help of a brace from 18-year-old Marcus Rashford.

210′ – Aston Villa have now gone three-and-a-half hours since the last won a corner.

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.

10 Interesting Stats from Premier League Matchday 25

0 – Manchester City are without a win against any of the side’s currently in the top six of the Premier League following their 3-1 hammering at home by Leicester City (D3, L4).

3 – Victor Wanyama became only the seventh player to be sent off three times in a single Premier League season after the Southampton midfielder was dismissed in their 1-0 win over West Ham.  The Kenyan joins Vinnie Jones, David Batty, Slaven Bilić, Craig Short, Frank Queudrue and Wes Brown.

6 – Only Sergio Agüero (7) has scored more Premier League goals so far in 2016 than Sunderland’s Jermain Defoe (6).  The Black Cats striker has scored six goals in his last six appearances for the club.

8 – Chelsea are unbeaten in all eight Premier League games under Guus Hiddink this season but have only won twice (D6).

11 – Dele Alli has been involved in 11 goals in his last 14 Premier League appearances (6 goals, 5 assists).

11 – Gabby Agbonlaor has now scored in 11 consecutive Premier League seasons.

16 – Romelu Lukaku’s 16 Premier League goals this season are more than any other Everton player in more than two decades (joint with Tony Cottee in 1993-94).

31% – Defenders have provided Crystal Palace with eight of their 26 Premier League goals so far this season.

38 – Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain scored his first Premier League goal in 38 appearances, helping Arsenal to a 2-0 win away at Bournemouth.

83% – Arsenal have now won 19 of their last 23 fixtures against newly-promoted sides (D4).