20 Stats from Premier League Matchday 6 ft. Burnley & James Maddison

5 – Fulham’s Aleksandar Mitrović (5) has scored more Premier League goals than his former club, Newcastle United (4), so far this season.

6 – Liverpool have won their opening six Premier League games to start a season for the first time.

8 – Watford ended their eight-game Premier League losing streak in London with a 1-1 draw at Fulham on Saturday.

13 – Cardiff City and Huddersfield Town have produced the fewest attempts on target so far this season.

15 – Fulham’s André Schürrle and Wolverhampton Wanderers’ Rúben Neves have had the most efforts from outside the penalty area in the opening six games this season.

18 – Jordan Pickford has conceded 18 goals in his five Premier League appearances versus Arsenal.

20 – West Ham United have collected the most cards this season – 7 more than any other team (20 yellow, 0 red).

21 – Leicester City’s James Maddison has won more free kicks than any other player so far this season – five more than any other player.

23 – Anthony Taylor has dished out the most most cards so far this season (23 yellow, 0 red).

24 – Brighton & Hove Albion’s Glenn Murray has committed the most fouls so far this season – 11 more than any other player.

31 – Burnley’s Joe Hart has made the most saves so far this season.

55 – Burnley’s Aaron Lennon scored his first goal in 55 Premier League appearances.

80% – Leicester City’s James Maddison has either scored or assisted in four of his past five Premier League starts (3 goals, 1 assist).

85% – Newcastle United have now failed to win on 17 of their past 20 Premier League games in London (W3, D3, L14).

86 – Brighton & Hove Albion have committed the most fouls.

100% – Jürgen Klopp has won all five of his Premier League matches against Mark Hughes.

125 – There were only 125 seconds between Burnley’s first and second goals in their 4-0 thrashing of Bournemouth.

153 – Arsenal versus Everton is the highest-scoring fixture in the Premier League era.

500 – Fulham became the 15th team to play 500 Premier League games.

628 – Chelsea’s Jorginho has completed the most passes in the Premier League so far this season.


20 Stats from Premier League Matchday 5 ft. Man Utd & Wilfried Zaha

1 – Georginio Wijnaldum scored the 19th Premier League goal of his career but his first to come in an away game.

1.5 – Since the start of last season, Crystal Palace have averaged 1.5 points per game when Wilfried Zaha has played (33 games), compared to 0 points when he has been absent (10 games).

3 – All three of Romelu Lukaku’s Premier League goals against Watford have been at Vicarage Road.

4 – All four of Granit Xhaka’s Premier League goals have been from outside the penalty area.

4 – West Ham United’s Andriy Yarmolenko became the fourth Ukrainian player to score in the Premier League (after Sergei Rebrov, Andrei Shevchenko and Andriy Voronin).

5 – Chelsea have won their opening five Premier League games to start a season for the fourth time (after 2005-06, 2009-10 and 2010-11).

5 – This is the first time in Premier League history that two teams have won each of their first five games (Liverpool & Chelsea).

7 – Bournemouth are unbeaten in their seven Premier League matches versus Leicester City (W2, D5).

9 – Huddersfield Town are without a win in their last nine Premier League games (D4, L5).

10 – All 10 of Arsenal’s Premier League goals so far this season have been scored by different players (including one own goal).

11 – Chris Smalling has been on the winning side in all 11 Premier League games in which he has scored; the joint-best record in the competition with Ryan Babel.

11 – Cardiff City manager Neil Warnock has now gone 11 Premier League games without a win (D5, L6).

22 – Brighton & Hove Albion are winless in all 22 Premier League matches when they have conceded the opening goal (D5, L17).

30 – Wolverhampton Wanderers recorded more shots against Burnley on Sunday than they have against any other side in a single Premier League game.

50 – David Silva became the 100th different player to have scored 50 Premier League goals.

77% – Everton have lost 10 of their last 13 Premier League matches played on a Sunday (W1, D2).

91% – Manchester United have won 10 of their 11 Premier League matches versus Watford (L1).

100% – Wolves have won all three of their Premier League matches versus Burnley.

115 – Chelsea hat-trick hero Eden Hazard has now been involved in 115 Premier League goals (74 goals, 41 assists).

152 – There have been more goals scored in Premier League matches between Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool than in any other fixture in the competition.

20 Stats from Premier League Matchday 4 ft. Man Utd & José Holebas

1 – Adama Traoré scored Wolverhampton Wanderers’ first-ever 90th-minute match-winning goal in the Premier League.

3 – Striker Christian Benteke has scored just three goals in his past 36 Premier League appearances for Crystal Palace.

4 – Watford have won their opening four games in a top flight campaign for the first time in their history.

5 – José Holebas has been involved in more Premier League goals than any other player this season (1 goal, 4 assists).

5 – Eden Hazard has scored in all five of Chelsea’s Premier League victories over Bournemouth.

6 – Maurizio Sarri became only the sixth manager to win his first four Premier League games – after José Mourinho (Chelsea), Guus Hiddink (Chelsea), Carlo Ancelotti (Chelsea), Pep Guardiola (Manchester City) and Craig Shakespeare (Leicester City).

7 – Alexandre Lacazette has been involved in seven goals in his past five Premier League starts (5 goals, 2 assists).

10 – Brighton & Hove Albion have now been awarded 10 penalties in the Premier League since the start of last season – a joint-high along with Crystal Palace.

11 – Leicester City have lost their past 11 Premier League matches against sides starting the day top of the table.

17 – Sergio Agüero has been involved in 17 goals in 12 Premier League appearances against Newcastle United (14 goals, 3 assists).

18 – Dwight McNeil became the first teenager to start in the Premier League for Burnley (18 years, 284 days).

21 – Manchester City are unbeaten in their last 21 Premier League games against Newcastle (United W18, D3).

24 -Manchester United have won each of their past 24 Premier League matches in which they have scored the opening goal.

48 – Tottenham Hotspur had been unbeaten in their previous 48 Premier League games in which they took the lead in, until their 2-1 loss at Watford on Sunday.

64% – Javi Gracia has won seven of his 11 home Premier League games as Watford manager, losing just once (D3).

100% – José Mourinho has won all four of his Premier League games at Burnley’s Turf Moor as a manager.

200 – Everton recorded their 200th score draw in the Premier League – more than any other team in the competition.

250 – Marouane Fellaini made his 250th Premier League appearance on Sunday.  The only Belgian with more appearances in the competition’s history is Vincent Kompany (251).

315′ – Cardiff City became the final team to score in the 2018-19 Premier League season as Víctor Camarasa’s goal against Arsenal on Sunday ended a run of 315 minutes without netting.

3,305 – Cardiff City’s Danny Ward made his first Premier League start – 3,305 days after his first appearance in the competition (for Bolton Wanderers in August 2009).

20 Stats from Premier League Matchday 3 ft. Watford & Harry Kane

2 – Manchester United have lost two of their opening three Premier League games for the first time since in the inaugural 1992-93 season.

3 – Manchester United 0-3 Tottenham Hotspur was José Mourinho’s biggest home defeat in all competitions as a manager.

3 – Watford have won their opening three games of a top-flight campaign for the first time in their history.

3 – Burnley have taken only three points from their past eight Premier League matches (W0, D3, L5).

6% – Cardiff City have won just one of their last 18 away Premier League games.

7% – Neil Warnock has won only one of his last 15 Premier League matches as a manager.

8% – Southampton have won only one of their last 13 Premier League matches at St Mary’s (D6, L6).

8 – West Ham United’s Issa Diop became the eighth player to score an own goal on his Premier League debut.

24 – Wilfried Zaha is now Crystal Palace’s top scorer in Premier League history (24).

25 – Since the start of last season, Bournemouth have picked up a league-high 25 points from losing positions in the Premier League.

31% – Four of Aleksandar Mitrović’s 13 Premier League goals have been scored against Joe Hart.

56% – Since the start of last season, Huddersfield Town have failed to score in 23 of their 41 Premier League games – more than any other side during this period.

61% – Liverpool have kept 11 clean sheets in their 18 Premier League games since Virgil van Dijk’s debut for the Reds in January 2018.

64% – Roberto Pereyra has been involved in seven of Watford’s last 11 Premier League goals (6 goals, 1 assist).

67% – Watford have won six of their nine home Premier League games under Javi Gracia, losing just once (D2).

89% – Tottenham striker Harry Kane has now scored at 25 of the 28 Premier League grounds he has played at, with Upton Park, the Stadium of Light and Cardiff City Stadium the only grounds he has played at without netting.

91 – Richarlison’s red card was the 91st that Everton have received in Premier League history – more than any other team in the competition.

158 – Chelsea’s Jorginho completed more passes (158) than the whole Newcastle side combined (131) in the Blues’ 2-1 win on Sunday.

250 – Vincent Kompany made his 250th Premier League appearance in Manchester City’s 1-1 draw at Wolverhampton Wanderers.

1,500 – 118 different French goalscorers have combined for 1,500 goals in Premier League history.

20 Stats from Premier League Matchday 2 ft. Tottenham & Pep Guardiola

2 – Cardiff City’s Neil Etheridge became the first goalkeeper to save a penalty in two consecutive Premier League games since Thomas Sørensen for Stoke City in December 2009.

2 – Unai Emery is the first Arsenal manager to lose his first two Premier League games in charge.

3 – Everton’s Richarlison has scored three goals in his opening two Premier League games for Everton, more than he did in his last 31 for Watford (2).  The Brazilian has scored with each of his three shots on goal for the Toffees.

6 – Lucas Moura has been involved in six goals in his seven starts for Tottenham Hotspur (2 goals, 4 assists).

8 – Henrikh Mkhitaryan has been involved in eight goals in his 13 Premier League appearances for Arsenal (3 goals, 5 assists).

9 – Huddersfield Town have conceded nine goals in their first two matches this season. Only Wigan Athletic in 2010-11 (10) have conceded more in Premier League history.

9 – Sergio Agüero scored his ninth Premier League hat-trick (level Robbie Fowler) – only Alan Shearer (11) has managed more in the competition’s history.

14% – Southampton have won only two of their last 14 Premier League matches (D5, L7).

19 – Tottenham have won 19 consecutive home Premier League matches against newly-promoted sides.

19 – Bournemouth have picked up 19 points from losing positions in the Premier League in the year 2018 – seven more than any other side.

19 – Fulham have now conceded in their last 19 Premier League away games.

24 – Harry Kane has scored 24 goals in 36 London Premier League derbies.

48 – James Milner extended his Premier League record for most games scored in without losing – 48 (W38, D10).

80% – Crystal Palace have lost 16 of their last 20 Premier League matches against the ‘big six’ sides at Selhurst Park (W2, D2).

86% – Chelsea have won six of their last seven Premier League games against Arsenal at Stamford Bridge (D1).

90% – Tottenham have won nine of their last 10 Premier League meetings against Fulham (L1).

96% – 23 of Glenn Murray’s 24 Premier League goals have been scored from inside the penalty area.

100% – Brighton & Hove Albion have won both of their home Premier League games against Manchester United.

100 – Roy Hodgson suffered his 100th defeat in the Premier League as a manager (W87, D65).

104 – Manchester City have now scored 104 goals in 39 Premier League games at the Etihad under Pep Guardiola (2.67 per game).