5 - Islam Slimani has scored five goals in his three games against Iker Casillas (Primeira Liga & #UCL). Nightmare. 15 minutes ago

3 - Islam Slimani has scored three times in his first four games for Leicester, all of which have been headers. Impact. 25 minutes ago

45 - Cristiano Ronaldo has scored 45 times in the Champions League since the start of the 2013/14 season, 18 more than anyone else. Elite. 32 minutes ago

67 - Sam Allardyce was in charge of England for just 67 days and leaves having won his only game in charge. Exit. https://t.co/uw0ZTJRtKr 51 minutes ago

4 - English clubs are unbeaten on their last four Champions League visits to CSKA Moscow (W2 D2 L0). Relinquish. 1 hours ago

4 - Tottenham are winless in their last four Champions League games (D1 L3), losing the last three and scoring just… twitter.com/i/web/status/7… 1 hours ago

17 - Porto have never kept a clean sheet in their 17 away games against English opposition, conceding 11 in their last three visits. Stain. 1 hours ago

2 - Leicester City’s Riyad Mahrez scored with two of his three shots attempted against Club Brugge in the previous… twitter.com/i/web/status/7… 1 hours ago

124 – Derby County have attempted 124 shots (inc. blocks) in the Championship this season, scoring just three goals in return. Wasted. 3 hours ago

43 - James Milner has never been on the losing side in a @premierleague game where he has scored. Talisman. 3 hours ago

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