138 - Shola Ameobi has made more substitute appearances in Premier League history than any other player. Return. 3 hours ago

7 – Sergio Aguero has scored seven goals in his last seven Premier League games in London. Capitalist. 5 hours ago

5 - The five teams, other than Leicester, to score five goals against Man Utd in a PL game can be found here: instagram.com/p/yb8wU6ub3s Answer. 5 hours ago

5 - Can you name the 5 teams, other than Leicester City, to score 5 goals against @ManUtd in a single PL game? instagram.com/optajoe Quiz. 5 hours ago

1 - It is exactly one year since Aston Villa were last awarded a penalty in any competition (Benteke v West Brom). Spotless. 6 hours ago

21 - The 2015 Capital One Cup Final will be the 21st major final that Tottenham Hotspur have played in. Glory. 18 hours ago

3 - Sheffield United have not scored three goals in a League Cup game since August 2008. Target. 19 hours ago

12 - Tottenham have not kept a clean sheet in any of their last 12 games away from home in all competitions. Susceptible. 20 hours ago

3 - Fernando Torres has scored with all three of his shots on target since returning to Atletico Madrid. Resurrected. 20 hours ago

17 - Tottenham have now scored in 17 of their last 18 League Cup semi-final games. Inevitable. 21 hours ago

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    Football goals scored

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    Yellow cards given

  • 5,589

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  • 18,827

    Wickets taken

  • 7,324

    Rugby Union tries scored

  • 3,549

    Rugby League tries scored

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