130 - Of players to have scored 30+ PL goals, Javier Hernandez has the 4th best mins per goal ratio in PL history (130 mins). Real. 18 minutes ago

Costa keeps firing, Burnley stifle Manchester United and Diouf stuns City - Opta's Weekend in Numbers @OptaJoe cards.twitter.com/cards/oz2rhd/3… 1 hours ago

90 - Lewis Holtby has completed the full 90 minutes once in his 25 Premier League appearances for Spurs. Periphery. #transferdeadlineday 2 hours ago

104 - Since 2009-10, Falcao has scored 104 goals in 139 league apps (for Porto, A.Madrid & Monaco combined). Lethal. #transferdeadlineday 4 hours ago

23 - @TheRealAC3 became just the 23rd English player to make an appearance in the Italian @SerieA_TIM. Rare. 4 hours ago

43 - Only D.Anderton (67) & T.Sheringham (44) have assisted more PL goals for Spurs than Aaron Lennon (43). Hoops? #transferdeadlineday 5 hours ago

22 - Jermain Defoe has scored more Premier League goals as a substitute than any other player (22). Impact. #transferdeadlineday 5 hours ago

1 - You can follow our Super Lig coverage on @OptaCan in both English & Turkish. Passion. 19 hours ago

101 - Aaron Ramsey completed 101 passes against Leicester, the second most in a Premier League game this season (Capoue, 110 v QPR). Busy. 19 hours ago

1 - Mesut Özil has assisted one goal in his last 10 Premier League games. Drifted. 19 hours ago

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    Football goals scored

  • 79,466

    Yellow cards given

  • 5,589

    Red cards given

  • 18,827

    Wickets taken

  • 7,324

    Rugby Union tries scored

  • 3,549

    Rugby League tries scored

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