2 - Man Utd scored as many goals in the opening 16 minutes of today's game as they had in their last four PL away games combined. Perky. 15 minutes ago

3 - Three of Leonardo Ulloa's four PL goals this season have come within two minutes of the opposition scoring. Reaction. 1 hours ago

65 - Robin van Persie has now scored 65 Premier League away goals, more than any other non-English player in the league's history. Danger. 1 hours ago

1 - Robin van Persie has scored only one goal in his last eight PL apps, after bagging eight in his previous 10. Regression. 2 hours ago

53 - Rooney's total of 53 Premier League goals on a Sunday is one more than Leicester have managed. Messiah. 2 hours ago

53 - Wayne Rooney is the top scoring player in Sunday games in Premier League history, with 53 goals. Cardinal. 2 hours ago

22 - Last season, Tottenham played a Premier League record 22 games on a Sunday. Worship. 3 hours ago

4 - Manchester United have won only four of their last 17 Premier League games on a Sunday (D7 L6). Prayer. 3 hours ago

3 - Liverpool have lost 3 of their first 5 PL games of the season – only the 2nd time that this has happened (2012-13 the other). Struggle. 19 hours ago

3 - Stewart Downing has more assists this season in five PL games (3) than he did in the whole of 2013-14 (2 in 32 PL apps). Creator. 19 hours ago

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    Rugby League tries scored

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