8 - Neymar has scored his last eight goals for @FCBarcelona from just nine shots on target in all competitions. Bullseye. 28 minutes ago

2 - Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi's records in El Clasicos. Heavyweights. http://t.co/Vs85vfafJR 42 minutes ago

9 - @FCBarcelona have the opportunity to record the longest run of clean sheets in their league history (currently eight). Bravo. 45 minutes ago

1500 - Alexis Sanchez's second goal was the 1500th that Arsenal have scored in the Premier League. Landmark. 43 minutes ago

8 - Saido Berahino has scored 8 goals in 11 competitive apps for WBA this season, with 7 of these coming at the Hawthorns. Spotted. 44 minutes ago

2006 - Luis Suarez will be the first Uruguayan player to play El Clásico since Pablo Garcia in 2006. Welcome. 1 hours ago

3 - Vito Mannone has made three errors leading to an opposition goal in his last two Premier League appearances. Calamity. 46 minutes ago

7 - Birmingham City have never lost a home league game by a seven-goal margin before. Grim. 49 minutes ago

1 - Follow @OptaJose for all the latest La Liga action including El Clasico this evening. Heat. 51 minutes ago

8 - Crystal Palace have conceded a league-high eight goals from set pieces in the Premier League this season. Sloppy. 1 hours ago

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