5 - Chelsea have lost five of their last six Community Shield matches. Blue. 16 hours ago

14 - Arsene Wenger has finally beaten Jose Mourinho at the 14th time of asking (W1 D6 L7). Special. 16 hours ago

2 - Theo Walcott has only made 2 passes in the 1st half against Chelsea, one of them providing the assist for Arsenal's goal. Efficient. 17 hours ago

3 - The last three meetings between Arsenal and Chelsea at a neutral venue have all ended in 2-1 wins for the Blues. Pattern. 17 hours ago

506 - Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's goal was Arsenal's first against Chelsea in 506 minutes of action. Relief. 18 hours ago

0 - Arsenal have not scored a goal against a Jose Mourinho Chelsea side since 2007 (Gilberto Silva 06/05/07). Drought. 18 hours ago

1 - The FA Cup winners have won only one of the last five Community Shield matches, though this was Arsenal in last year’s game. Curtains. 19 hours ago

21 - There have now been 21 goals scored in the last three @MLS games at Yankee Stadium. Popcorn. 1 Aug

13 - @NYCFC's @Guaje7Villa is now tied for second in @MLS 2015 with 13 goals scored. Incoming. 1 Aug

17 - @ChelseaLFC have become the 17th different side to win the #WomensFACupFinal. Glory. 1 Aug

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    Football goals scored

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    Rugby Union tries scored

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    Rugby League tries scored

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