13 - Since making his Real Madrid debut in Sept 2005, Sergio Ramos has collected more red cards in La Liga than any other player (13). Fury. 7 hours ago

22 - Semi-final opponents Japan (23) are the only team to have used more players than @england (22) at the #FIFAWWC2015. Depth. 10 hours ago

Cech stat pack: How does Arsenal's new goalkeeper compare to Ospina & Szczesny? bit.ly/1BQQB3I http://t.co/oIT9uyrTGt 11 hours ago

78% - Petr Cech has posted the best saves to shots ratio of any goalkeeper in the Premier League over the last three seasons. Coup. 11 hours ago

9 - #ARG have faced fewer shots on target at the Copa America than any other team. Solid. 12 hours ago

8 - Played for both @LFC & @SouthamptonFC in the PL - Lallana Lambert Jones Redknapp Lovren Walters Crouch & Grobbelaar. Answer 12 hours ago

8 - Name the eight players to have played for both @LFC and @SouthamptonFC in the @premierleague Quiz. 13 hours ago

833 - Since he joined Liverpool in July 2007, Lucas Leiva has made more tackles than any other player in the Premier League (833). Steel. 14 hours ago

270 – Since his Premier League debut in 2012, Morgan Schneiderlin has made more interceptions than any other midfielder (270). Protective. 16 hours ago

52 - Arturo Vidal made the most tackles in the Champions League last season (52). Enforcer. 28 Jun

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    Football goals scored

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  • 18,827

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  • 7,324

    Rugby Union tries scored

  • 3,549

    Rugby League tries scored

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