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51.4% - Fraser Forster’s clean sheet percentage is the best of any goalkeeper with 30 or more Premier League appearances (51.4%). Barrier. 6 hours ago

21 - Leicester have made just 21 changes to their starting line-up in Premier League matches this term; the fewest in the division. Settled. 11 hours ago

4 - This will be WBA's fourth shootout in the past three seasons (W2 L1). Only Carlisle have been involved in more that time (5). Drama. 10 Feb

2008 - Darren Fletcher has scored his first FA Cup goal since his brace against Arsenal in February 2008. Gap. 10 Feb

7 - Peterborough have now scored in seven consecutive home games in the FA Cup, netting at least twice in each of the previous six. Comfort. 10 Feb

505 - Abou Diaby has not played any competitive game for 505 days (23/09/2014 with Arsenal v. Southampton). Finally ? 10 Feb

100 - Mesut Özil has created 100 chances in the Premier League this season, as many as Eden Hazard did in 2014/15. Inventive. 10 Feb

1 - West Ham's win against Liverpool was their first in eight FA Cup meetings with the Reds (D3 L4). Breakthrough. 9 Feb

1 - Angelo Ogbonna scored his first West Ham goal in his 18th appearance for the club. Winner. 9 Feb

40 - This is Liverpool's 40th game of the season (in all comps), more than any other Premier League team. Slog. 9 Feb

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Duncan Alexander, Chief Data Editor for Opta, was featured in an EA Sports video alongside Lionel Messi, Ryan Giggs and Gary Neville to promote the launch of the FUT 2015 Team of the Year.

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