9 - There were 9 yellow cards given in this match between Everton & Crystal Palace; the most seen in a PL game this season. Feisty. #EVECRY 10 hours ago

35% - 19 of Christian Benteke's 54 Premier League goals have been scored with a header (35%). Threat. 11 hours ago

1 - That was Romelu Lukaku's 65th Premier League goal, but his first in the competition from a direct free-kick. Unusual. #EVECRY 11 hours ago

4 - @CPFC have won four Premier League away games vs Everton; more often than against any other side on the road in… twitter.com/i/web/status/7… 12 hours ago

34 - Everton's Idrissa Gueye has made eight more tackles than any other player in the Premier League so far this se… twitter.com/i/web/status/7… 13 hours ago

2 - Romelu Lukaku (64) and Christian Benteke (53) are the two highest scoring Belgians in @premierleague history. C… twitter.com/i/web/status/7… 14 hours ago

12 – Crystal Palace have scored 12 goals at Goodison Park in the Premier League; at least three more than at any ot… twitter.com/i/web/status/7… 16 hours ago

20 - Can you name every player to score for @Arsenal during Arsene Wenger's 20 years in charge? Tough. #Wenger20 sporcle.com/games/Optajoe/… 20 hours ago

12 - Everton have conceded fewer shots on target than any other Premier League team this season. Focused. 22 hours ago

107 - Paul Pogba made 107 successful passes against Zorya Luhansk; his most in a game for Manchester United. Maestr… twitter.com/i/web/status/7… 29 Sep

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    Football goals scored

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    Yellow cards given

  • 5,589

    Red cards given

  • 18,827

    Wickets taken

  • 7,324

    Rugby Union tries scored

  • 3,549

    Rugby League tries scored

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