3 - Jon Walters is the first PL player to score a perfect hat-trick (left foot, right foot, head) since Nolan & Lukaku on 19/05/13. Dream. 1 minutes ago

300 - Manchester United have conceded exactly 300 Premier League goals at Old Trafford. Sparta. 15 minutes ago

6 - @OfficialFOXES have scored with all six of their shots on target against @ManUtd in the @premierleague this season. Efficient. 16 minutes ago

5 - Daniel Sturridge has now scored in five of his seven league appearances for Liverpool from the bench. Sharp. 18 minutes ago

2 - Follow @OptaJohan for Eredivisie & @OptaCan for Turkish Super Lig. Duo. 26 minutes ago

4 - Daniel Sturridge has scored in four of his six league appearances for Liverpool from the bench. Return. 29 minutes ago

20 - Harry Kane has now scored 20 goals in all competitions this season; more than any other Premier League player. Whirlwind. 34 minutes ago

2 - Raheem Sterling has scored his first Premier League goal at Anfield since the opening weekend of the season (v Southampton). Surge. 46 minutes ago

4 - Follow @OptaFranz for Bundesliga, @OptaPaolo for Serie A, @OptaJose for La Liga and @OptaJean for Ligue 1 action this weekend. Quartet. 55 minutes ago

9 – Chris Martin has scored or assisted eight goals in his last nine league games for Derby County (six goals, two assists). Trouble. 1 hours ago

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In the last 12 months, Opta have collected

  • 139,297

    Football goals scored

  • 79,466

    Yellow cards given

  • 5,589

    Red cards given

  • 18,827

    Wickets taken

  • 7,324

    Rugby Union tries scored

  • 3,549

    Rugby League tries scored

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