20 Stats from Premier League Matchday 22 ft. Wolves & Nigel Pearson

3 – Danny Drinkwater’s last three Premier League appearances have all been against Manchester City (for Chelsea, Burnley & Aston Villa).

4 – Crystal Palace have now gone four consecutive Premier League games without defeat against Arsenal for the first time (W1, D3).

4 – Bournemouth have taken just four points from their last 11 Premier League games.

4 – Manchester United’s Mason Greenwood has scored four Premier League goals this season – the most by any teenager in the competition this season.

8 – Sheffield United 1-0 West Ham United on Friday night means London clubs have now lost their past eight Premier League games at Bramall Lane.

8 – Dean Henderson and Kasper Schmeichel have kept the most clean sheets in the Premier League this season.

11 – Burnley have taken just one point from their 11 Premier League games against current top half sides (D1, L10) – a 1-1 draw with Wolverhampton Wanderers back in August.

15 – Wolverhampton Wanderers have rescued 15 points from losing positions this season – more than any other side in the competition.

22 – Everton manager Carlo Ancelotti has now registered a victory against 22 of the 23 teams he has faced in the Premier League as manager. The only side he has faced and failed to beat is Everton.

50 – Each of Wolverhampton Wanderers’ last 50 Premier League goals have been scored by non-English players.

50 – Bournemouth striker Dominic Solanke has scored just 1 goal in his 50 career Premier League appearances.

70% – Seven of the 10 Premier League meetings between Wolves and Newcastle United have finished level.

73% – Nigel Pearson has won 11 of his last 15 Premier League matches as manager (D2, L2).

95% – 21 of Jordan Ayew’s 22 Premier League goals have been scored in the second half of games.

104 – Liverpool have collected 104 points from their last 38 Premier League matches (W33, D5, L0).

177 – Sergio Agüero has now scored more Premier League goals than Thierry Henry (177). The Argentine has overtaken the Arsenal legend in 3 fewer appearances (255 vs 258).

300 – Pablo Zabaleta became the third South American to make 300 Premier League appearances (after Nolberto Solano (302) and Antonio Valencia (325)).

585′ – Liverpool have gone six-and-a-half Premier League games since they last conceded a goal; during their 5-2 win over Everton on 4 December 2019.

1155 – Callum Wilson is without a goal in his last 1,155 minutes in the Premier League (14 games).


20 Stats from Premier League Matchday 21 ft. Man City & Mark Noble

1 – Arsenal 2-0 Manchester United is the first time this season the Gunners have beaten a team currently in the top half of the table (D4, L5).

1 – Watford have now recorded back-to-back Premier League victories, meaning Norwich City are the only side yet to do so this season.

4 – Everton manager Carlo Ancelotti has lost twice as many Premier League games against Manchester City as he has against any other opponent.

5 – Manchester City have won five consecutive league games against Everton for the first time.

5 – Alireza Jahanbakhsh became the fifth different Brighton & Hove Albion player to score from the substitutes bench this season – more than any other side.

8 – Arsenal have scored eight goals via corners this season – two more than any other side.

8 – Mark Noble has scored more goals from outside the penalty area than any other West Ham United player in Premier League history.

9% – Tottenham Hotspur have kept only one clean sheet in 11 games under José Mourinho in all competitions.

9 – Southampton’s Danny Ings has nine goals in his past nine Premier League starts.

14 – Norwich City have dropped 14 points from winning positions in the Premier League since the start of December – only West Ham United have dropped more (15).

19 – Pedro Neto became the first teenager to score in the Premier League for Wolverhampton Wanderers (19y 298d).

25 – Chelsea have scored more goals in their first 11 Premier League away games this season than they netted on the road in the whole of last season (24).

26 – Mark Noble converted the 26th Premier League penalty of his career – only Alan Shearer (56), Frank Lampard (43) and Steven Gerrard (32) have netted more from the spot in the competition.

52% – Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson has kept 26 clean sheets in his 50 Premier League appearances.

62% – 8 of James Maddison’s 13 Premier League goals for Leicester City have been scored from outside the penalty area.

70% – Everton have lost seven of their past 10 away Premier League games (W2, D1).

78% – Manchester City have scored 14 of their past 18 home Premier League goals in the second half of matches (78%).

80% – Manchester United have now lost four of their past five trips to the Emirates Stadium (W1).

80% – Bournemouth have lost eight of their last 10 Premier League games (W1, D1).

100% – Nigel Pearson has won all three home Premier League games as Watford manager. The Hornets failed to win any of their first eight home games prior to their new manager taking charge (D4, L4).

20 Stats from Premier League Matchday 20 ft. Liverpool & Troy Deeney

4 – Crystal Palace have scored a league-low four goals in the first half of games this season.

4 – Aston Villa have won fewer points in away games than any other side in the Premier League this season.

4 – Norwich City’s Mario Vrančić became the fourth Bosnian player to score in the Premier League (after Edin Džeko, Asmir Begović and Sead Kolašinac).

5 – Chelsea became the first team to win five away Premier League matches at the Emirates Stadium.

6 – Liverpool have won each of their last six Premier League meetings against Wolverhampton Wanderers, by an aggregate score of 13-1.

7 – West Ham United have won fewer points at home than any other Premier League side this season.

9 – There were more yellow cards in the Arsenal 1-2 Chelsea game on Sunday than any other Premier League fixture so far this season.

10 – Anthony Martial has been involved in 10 goals in 14 Premier League appearances this season (7 goals, 3 assists).

13′ – Arsenal failed to produce another shot on target after taking the lead in the 13th minute during their loss at home to Chelsea.

17 – Liverpool have now won 17 consecutive Premier League matches at Anfield – only Manchester United (19) and Manchester City (20) have had longer winning runs in the competition’s history.

17 – Brighton & Hove Albion’s Aaron Mooy ended a run of 17 Premier League appearances without a goal with his first for the club.

20 – Harry Kane has now scored 20 penalties for Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League – more than any other player for the club.

38% – 15 of Troy Deeney’s 40 Premier League goals have come from the penalty spot.

50 – Liverpool are now unbeaten in their last 50 home Premier League games (W40, D10).

50 – Everton manager Carlo Ancelotti won his 50th Premier League game in what was his 78th in charge (D13, L15).

50% – 10 of Newcastle United’s 20 Premier League goals this season have been scored by defenders.

50% – Danny Ings has scored 12 of Southampton’s 24 Premier League goals this term.

57 – Only Kevin De Bruyne (71) has created more chances than Liverpool right-back Trent Alexander-Arnold this season.

70% – 14 of Crystal Palace’s 20 Premier League games this season have been goalless at half-time – six more than any other side.

98 – Liverpool end 2019 having gained 98 points from a possible 111 in their 37 Premier League matches.

20 Stats from Premier League Matchday 19 ft. Wolves & Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

0 – Burnley failed to land a single shot on target in their 1-0 loss at Everton on Boxing Day.

2 – Wolverhampton Wanderers have completed a Premier League double over Manchester City for the first time.

2 – Ederson became only the second Manchester City goalkeeper to be sent off in the Premier League (after Andy Dibble vs QPR in Oct 1994).

7 – Norwich City have played more Premier League games on Boxing Day without winning than any other side (D1, L6).

8 – José Mourinho is unbeaten in all eight of his Premier League fixtures on Boxing Day (W6, D2).

8 – Harry Kane has scored eight goals in five Premier League appearances on Boxing Day – only Robbie Fowler (9 goals in 10 games) has scored more on 26 December in the competition.

10 – Chelsea had just 10 shots in their 2-0 loss at home to Southampton – their fewest so far under Frank Lampard.

13% – Bournemouth have now won only one of their last eight Premier League matches (D1, L6).

14 – Tottenham Hotspur are unbeaten in their last 14 Boxing Day games (W11, D3).

14 – Wolves have won more points from losing positions than any other side in the Premier League so far this season.

15 – Liverpool have won their last five Boxing Day fixtures, by an aggregate score of 15-0.

20 – Bournemouth’s Jefferson Lerma picked up his 20th yellow card in only his 46th appearance in the competition.

24 – Scott McTominay was booked after just 24 seconds in Manchester United’s 4-1 win over Newcastle United – the fastest yellow card given in a Premier League match this season.

33% – Six of Aston Villa’s 18 points this season have come versus Norwich.

60% – Three of Adama Traoré’s five Premier League goals have come versus Manchester City.

63′ – Arsenal did not have their first shot on target under Mikel Arteta until the 63rd minute in their 1-1 draw at Bournemouth – Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored with that effort.

71% – Chelsea have lost five of their last seven Premier League games (W2).

73% – Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has scored eight of Arsenal’s 11 away Premier League goals this season.

76% – 13 of Crystal Palace’s 17 Premier League goals this season have been scored in the second half of games.

95% – 20 of Jordan Ayew’s 21 Premier League goals have been scored in the second half of games.

20 Stats from Premier League Matchday 18 ft. Chelsea & Troy Deeney

1 – Tottenham Hotspur 0-2 Chelsea was the Blues’ first away clean sheet under Frank Lampard.

1 – Watford recorded their first home win of the 2019-20 Premier League campaign by beating Manchester United 2-0 at Vicarage Road on Sunday.

3 – All three substitutes to be substituted this season have been Everton players – Cenk Tosun, Moise Kean and Alex Iwobi.

4 – Troy Deeney has now scored a penalty for Watford against Manchester United at Vicarage Road in four of the last five seasons.

5 – There were only five attempts on goal in the Bournemouth 0-1 Burnley game on Saturday – the lowest in a Premier League fixture this season.

8% – Among goalkeepers to face 20 or more penalties, only Paul Robinson (6%) has saved a lower percentage than Manchester United’s David de Gea (2/25) in Premier League history.

8 – Newcastle United are unbeaten in their last eight matches at St James’ Park (W4, D4).

8 – Aston Villa have conceded more headed goals than any other side in the Premier League this season.

9 – Tottenham Hotspur have conceded nine goals in their first six Premier League matches under José Mourinho.

9 – Sheffield United are now unbeaten in their first nine away games this season (W3, D6).

9 – The Villans have also conceded more goals from corners than any other side.

10 – Riyad Mahrez had 10 efforts on goal during Manchester City’s 3-1 win over Leicester City on Sunday.

11th – Arsenal find themselves in the bottom half of the Premier League table on Christmas Day for the first time.

15 – David de Gea have conceded each of the last 15 penalties he has faced in the competition.

16 – Each of Southampton’s last 16 Premier League goals have been scored by English players.

35 – Crystal Palace’s Premier League games have seen just 35 goals this season – fewer than any other side in the competition.

89′ – Burnley’s 89th minute winner at Bournemouth came with the only shot on target all game.

100 – Chelsea became the first team to score 100 goals against Tottenham Hotspur in Premier League history.

129 – Chelsea have now won more Premier League London derbies than any other side in the capital.

2190′ – Miguel Almirón ended a run of 2,190 minutes and 46 shots without scoring during Newcastle United’s 1-0 win at home to Crystal Palace on Saturday.