7 - David de Gea has not kept a clean sheet in any of his last seven full 90 minute appearances for Man Utd in the PL. Rapprochement. 11 hours ago

29 - Since Aug 2013, Saido Berahino has scored 29 goals in all comps for West Brom, at least 20 more than any other player. Spurned. 13 hours ago

29 - Michail Antonio has had a hand in 29 goals in 50 Championship apps for Nottingham Forest since Aug 2014 (16 goals, 13 assists). Hammer. 14 hours ago

130 - Since the start of last season, Jacob Butterfield has created more chances than any other Championship player (130). Schemer. 16 hours ago

3 - Jonathan Walters is the last player to score a perfect PL hat-trick (left foot, right foot, head), doing so v QPR in Jan 2015. Pedigree. 18 hours ago

5 - Joleon Lescott has scored more Premier League goals against his new club Aston Villa (5) than versus any other side. Familiar. 19 hours ago

92 - Alex Song made more tackles than any other West Ham United player in the 2014-15 Premier League (92). Steel. 19 hours ago

38 - Since signing in Aug 2012, Victor Moses has made more PL apps on loan at other clubs (38) than he has for Chelsea (23). Borrowed. 19 hours ago

10 - Anthony Martial was the youngest player (19y 142d) to hit 10 Ligue 1 goals since Thierry Henry (19y 69d) (both for Monaco). Prospect. 31 Aug

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