Saturday, April 15, 2017

Kane in good company

Harry Kane is only the 4th player to score 20+ goals in 3 consecutive Premier League seasons (Shearer, Henry, van Nistelrooy).

Sunday, April 09, 2017

Dele Alli

Dele Alli has had a hand in as many Premier League goals before turning 21 as Frank Lampard, Steven Gerrard and David Beckham combined.

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Dutch woes

Danny Blind lost as many qualifiers in 9 games as Dutch manager as the previous four managers combined in 58 games.

Monday, March 20, 2017

Chant of the week

AFC Wimbledon fans to MK Dons fans... 

"Where were you?
Where were you
Where were you when you were us?"

Thursday, March 02, 2017


Chelsea are the only team to have used all three substitutes in every Premier League match this season. 

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

24 hours in the life if Wayne Shaw


Sunday, February 19, 2017

Balotelli rating

Mario Balotelli yesterday:

Sent off

Given 1/10 rating by L'Equipe

He's only the 11th player since 1998 to receive a 1/10.

Friday, February 17, 2017

Relegation zone

Sunderland have spent more days in the relegation zone than any other team in Premier League history ... 1211 days. 

Sunday, February 12, 2017

Leicester can't score

Leicester City are still the only team in the top 4 leagues yet to score in 2017.

Sunday, February 05, 2017

Leicester can't score

Leicester City are still the only team in the top 4 leagues yet to score in 2017.

Saturday, February 04, 2017

Ferrell and Reilly at Chelsea v Arsenal


Wednesday, February 01, 2017


N'Golo Kante has made more tackles in the Premier League than anyone else over the last 3 seasons.

He has only been in England for 2. 

Monday, January 30, 2017

FA Cup non-league teams

Following Sutton and Lincoln's wins, it's the first time since 1888 that 2 non-league teams have made it to FA Cup 5th round

Saturday, January 28, 2017

Keeper sent off


Sunday, January 22, 2017

Non-English starting 11s


Most away goals in the Premier League era

Wayne Rooney (88)
Alan Shearer (87)
Frank Lampard (85)
Andrew Cole (83)

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Club revenue 2015/16


Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Cup of Nations oldest player

At the age of 44 years + 2 days, Egypt's Essam El-Hadary is the oldest player in CAF Africa Cup of Nations history. 

Friday, January 06, 2017

Europe's 20 richest clubs


Thursday, January 05, 2017

Youngest English players to 20 Premiership goals

M. Owen: 18y 246d
W. Rooney: 19y 83d
R. Fowler: 19y 189d
A. Smith: 20y 197d
Dele Alli: 20y 268d

Monday, January 02, 2017

Premiership distance covered stats


Sunday, January 01, 2017

Top Premier League goal scorers after 100 games


Monday, December 26, 2016

Boxing Day 1963


Monday, December 19, 2016

Most Premier League appearances

Ryan Giggs (632)
Gareth Barry (610)
Frank Lampard (609)


Alexis Sanchez is the only footballer in history to have scored a hat-trick in Serie A, LaLiga & Premier League.

Sunday, December 18, 2016

Arsenal's week so far

Monday: Draw Bayern 
Tuesday: Blow one-goal lead at Everton 
Sunday: Blow one-goal lead at City

Saturday, December 17, 2016

and the man of the match is ...


Monday, December 12, 2016

Arsenal’s Champions League exit point

2010/11 = R16
2011/12 = R16
2012/13 = R16
2013/14 = R16
2014/15 = R16
2015/16 = R16
2016/17 = ?

Monday, November 28, 2016

Draws in Manchester


Sunday, November 27, 2016

Milner's scoring record

James Milner has scored in 45 different Premier League games and is yet to lose a single one:


Saturday, November 26, 2016

BBC commentary


Leicester spiritual support


Friday, November 25, 2016

Consecutive games without a penalty

Wimbledon went 91 games between Nov 1997 and Mar 2000 without winning a single penalty in the Premier League - a league record.

Tuesday, November 22, 2016




Rafa Benitez is the only manager in history to have lifted the FIFA Club World Cup, the UEFA Champions League, the UEFA Europa League, the UEFA Cup and the UEFA Super Cup - while he also won two Spanish titles with Valencia.

Last 10 Swedish Player of the Year awards


Sunday, November 20, 2016

Top average league attendances over the last 100 years

Man United - 45,856
Arsenal - 39,150
Liverpool - 38,482
Newcastle - 35,145 

Wednesday, November 16, 2016


Steven Gerrard is the only player to score in an FA Cup, League Cup, Champions League and UEFA Cup final.

Sunday, November 06, 2016

Highest scoring fixture

Arsenal v Tottenham is now the highest scoring fixture in Premier League history (139 goals).

Saturday, November 05, 2016

Olympic Marseille

The club adopted the name Olympique de Marseille in 1899 in honour of the anniversary of Marseille's founding by Greeks from Phocaea 25 centuries earlier, with the name Olympique, coming from the ancient Olympic games. 


Wednesday, November 02, 2016

Clean sheets

Leicester City are the first team in Champions League history to keep a clean sheet in each of their first four games in the competition.

Tuesday, November 01, 2016

Bale's new contract

Gareth Bale's new contract AFTER tax:


Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Goalless Ronaldo


Saturday, October 15, 2016

Manager experience

The Premier League’s most experienced manager is taking on the least this afternoon.

Arsene Wenger: 1,130 games
Bob Bradley: 0 games

Wednesday, October 12, 2016


Goals scored today in World Cup Qualifying:

San Marino (1)
England (0)
Scotland (0)
Northern Ireland (0)

Saturday, October 08, 2016

Southgate's beard

Gareth Southgate is the first ever England manager to sport a beard. 

England vs Malta

Malta's entire squad combined have scored as many international goals as Wayne Rooney (53).


Thursday, October 06, 2016

Italy unbeaten run

Italy are unbeaten in 40 qualifying games at home across both the World Cup & Euros. 

They last lost to Denmark in 1999 (2-3).

Tuesday, October 04, 2016

Wenger's hair


Monday, October 03, 2016


Teddy Sheringham scored 40 Premier League goals aged 35+, more than any other player.

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