16% - Man City’s Premier League in percentage against Arsenal is their lowest against any opponent in the history of the competition. Legacy 34 minutes ago

5 - The last five matches between Leicester and Everton on The Foxes' home ground have all been draws. Matched 57 minutes ago

4 - Andy Carroll has scored four goals in four Premier League appearances against Swansea for the Hammers. Ram. 1 hours ago

19 - A league-high 19 different players have scored for Chelsea in the Premier League this season. Variety. 1 hours ago

4 - Crystal Palace have won four and lost none of the last five matches in all competitions against Stoke City. Potted. 2 hours ago

4 - There have been just four goals scored in the last four Premier League meetings between Newcastle & Aston Villa. Lack. 3 hours ago

4 - Juan Mata has scored more Premier League goals against Norwich City than any other opponent. Fact. 3 hours ago

.@oilysailor is the author of '@OptaJoe's Football Yearbook': bit.ly/1NlvAV5, released in August:amzn.to/1O2eNXb. Literary. 8 hours ago

4 - Villarreal have been eliminated from each of their four major European semi-finals. Goodbye. 21 hours ago

3 - Liverpool are the third English team to reach a Europa League final, following Fulham in 2010 and Chelsea in 2013. Hello. 21 hours ago

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    Rugby Union tries scored

  • 3,549

    Rugby League tries scored

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