0 - Southampton failed to register a shot on target in the first half against Hapoel Be'er Sheva. Stalled. 7 minutes ago

2 - Southampton haven’t won back-to-back European games in a single season (excl. qualifiers) since 1976/77. Pursui… twitter.com/i/web/status/7… 1 hours ago

1 - Ralf Rangnick took FC Schalke 04 to their first ever Champions League semi-final in 2011, losing out to Man Utd… twitter.com/i/web/status/7… 2 hours ago

10 - Coventry have failed to win any of their opening 10 games in a league season for the first time since the 1919-20 campaign. Ceasefire. 8 hours ago

14 – Scott Hogan (14) has scored more league goals in 2016 than any other @SkyBetChamp player. Hulk. https://t.co/XyIwapNWBR 8 hours ago

95:48 - Dwight Gayle scored the latest Championship goal this season with his winner in Newcastle's 4-3 win over No… twitter.com/i/web/status/7… 10 hours ago

12 - Since his Champions League debut, Neymar has provided more assists (12) than any other player in the competiti… twitter.com/i/web/status/7… 20 hours ago

69% - Alexis Sanchez has had a hand in 11 of Arsenal's last 16 Champions League goals (4 goals, 7 assists). Talisma… twitter.com/i/web/status/7… 21 hours ago

3 - Moussa Dembele is only the third Celtic player to score a brace in the Champions League & first since Kenny Miller in Oct 2006. Hotshot. 22 hours ago

100 - @PSV have now scored 100 goals in the @ChampionsLeague. Century. https://t.co/UFOu2I1Ku4 22 hours ago

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