20 Stats from Premier League Matchday 7 ft. Liverpool & David Silva

0 – Newcastle United failed to fire a single shot on target in their 5-0 thrashing at Leicester City on Sunday.

1 – Brighton & Hove Albion have won just one of their past 16 Premier League matches (D6, L9).

2 – Norwich City gave Premier League debuts to two goalkeepers – Ralf Fährmann and Michael McGovern. This is only the second time a team have fielded two debutants between the posts in the same game, after Everton played Iain Turner and John Ruddy against Blackburn Rovers in February 2006.

3 – Crystal Palace have kept the most clean sheets in home games so far this season.

3 – Watford have taken just three points from their last 11 Premier League games (D3, L8).

6 – Bournemouth are unbeaten in their last six Premier League games versus West Ham United (W3, D3).

7 – Liverpool have won their opening seven games of a Premier League season for the first time.

8 – Aston Villa have already dropped eight points from winning positions this season – more than any other side.

8 – Kevin De Bruyne has already recorded eight assists this season.

9 – Manchester United’s haul of nine points after seven games is their worst tally at this stage of a Premier League campaign.

11 – Chelsea kept their first clean sheet in 11 Premier League games and first under Frank Lampard, in beating Brighton & Hove Albion 2-0 at Stamford Bridge on Saturday.

12 – Watford have now conceded 12 goals in only four away games to start the new season.

14 – Jamie Vardy has scored 14 goals in 17 Premier League appearances under Brendan Rodgers.

16 – Liverpool have won a club record 16 consecutive Premier League games – only two short of Manchester City’s record.

20 – Watford became the fourth side to concede 20+ goals in their opening seven Premier League games to a season, after Bolton Wanderers (21) in 2011-12, Derby County (20) in 2007-08 and Southampton (20) in 2012-13.

24 – Liverpool are unbeaten in a club record 24 Premier League games (W20, D4).

27 – Manchester City became the first team to score as many as 27 goals in their opening seven Premier League matches to a season.

41% – Brighton have failed to score in 34 of their 83 Premier League matches.

80% – 20 of Luka Milivojević’s 25 Premier League goals have come from the penalty spot.

200 – Manchester City’s David Silva won his 200th Premier League game in what was only his 289th appearance.

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