16 - Robin van Persie has scored 10+ league goals in each of his last six seasons, including 16 in 2015/16 for Fenerbahce. Wanted. 6 minutes ago

88.7% - John Stones completed a higher share of his passes than any other defender to play 25+ games in the PL last season. Assured. 58 minutes ago

22 – Since his debut Paul Pogba has provided more assists in Serie A than any other Juventus player (22). Inventive. https://t.co/6DyAKyoH6M 1 hours ago

56 – Sol Campbell played a record 56 consecutive PL games without being on the losing side (2002 to 2004). Winner. https://t.co/Jzf8m7oFgX 15 hours ago

17 - Marko Arnautovic was involved in 17 league goals in 15/16 (11 goals, 6 assists), the most by a Stoke player in a PL campaign. Potted. 20 hours ago

39 - Frank Lampard has scored against a record 39 different teams in Premier League history. Variety. https://t.co/sWBXolUL4m 22 hours ago

16 – Leroy Sane had a hand in more goals than any other Schalke midfielder last term (9 goals 7 assists). Prospect. https://t.co/LvVjJLAPfq 27 Jul

144/141 - Only Kante made more tackles (175) & interceptions (156) than Idrissa Gueye last season in PL. Tenacious. https://t.co/q9Wn8r2thY 27 Jul

71 - Since his debut, Gonzalo Higuain has scored 24 more goals than any other Serie A player (71). Lethal. https://t.co/ToLspUopym 26 Jul

63 - Alexandre Lacazette has scored 63 league goals in the last 3 seasons - the only PL player to score more was Sergio Aguero (67). Force. 26 Jul

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