20 Stats from Premier League Matchday 3 ft. Liverpool & Marouane Fellaini

0 – Watford didn’t produce a single shot on target in their 0-0 draw at home to Brighton & Hove Albion and Arsenal suffered the same in their 4-0 thrashing at Liverpool.

0 – Tony Pulis is unbeaten in all seven matches against former club Stoke City (W5, D2).

2 – Huddersfield Town are only the second promoted side to keep a clean sheet in each of their first Premier League games since Charlton Athletic in 1998-99.

4 – Burnley have taken four points from their first two away games, at Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur respectively.  They only collected seven points away from home throughout the whole of last season.

4+ – Four of Arsenal’s eight Premier League defeats by 4+ goals have come against Liverpool at Anfield.

5 – Henrikh Mkhitaryan has recorded five assists in the opening three games of the new season.  The Manchester United midfielder only set up one goal last season.

9% – Mark Hughes has now only won one of his 11 Premier League visits to the Hawthorns (D2, L8).

10 – Ronald Koeman has lost all three matches versus Chelsea as Everton manager, failing to score on each occasion and conceding 10 goals.  He lost just one in four matches as Southampton manager with his team scoring in each game (W1, D2).

12 – Mohamed Salah’s goal for Liverpool came only 12 seconds after Arsenal had taken a corner.

13 – Gabriel Jesus is unbeaten in all of his 13 Premier League games (W9, D4).  No player has been unbeaten for more games in their entire Premier League career.

13 – Harry Kane has now failed to score in all 13 of his Premier League appearances in August.

13 – Peter Crouch scored his 13th Premier League goal as a substitute.

26 – Dele Alli is unbeaten in all 26 Premier League matches in which he has scored (W20, D6).

40% – Four of Manchester United’s goals have been scored by substitutes.

46′ – Marouane Fellaini has only been on the pitch for a total of 46 minutes this season but Manchester United have scored six goals during that time.

51 – Peter Crouch extended his Premier League record of headed goals with his 51st, against West Brom on Sunday.

56% – West Ham’s Joe Hart has conceded 10 goals from 18 shots on target faced in his first three games this season.

60% – Six of Manchester United’s 10 goals have been scored in the final 11 minutes of matches this season.

64% – Arsenal have now lost nine of their last 14 Premier League away matches (W4, D1).

88% – Crystal Palace have now lost seven of their last eight Premier League games, failing to score in each of their defeats during this run.

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