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).

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