1 - Austin's hat-trick was QPR's first in the Premier League since Bradley Allen scored one vs Everton in November 1993. Patience. 24 minutes ago

9 - Charlie Austin has scored nine goals in nine Premier League appearances at Loftus Road. Allegro. 27 minutes ago

178 - Real Madrid's total of 178 goals in 2014 (all comps) is a record in a single year by a La Liga side. Monstrous. 1 hours ago

0 - Everton were 1st team not to make any subs in a PL game this season. Last team to do it was Arsenal v Chelsea Dec 2013. Stick @Azza_M 2 hours ago

2013 - The last time a West Ham player scored a league hat-trick was Kevin Nolan v Reading in May 2013. Treble @neilbaro 2 hours ago

20 - Sunderland did not win any of their 20 league games at home against Liverpool between 1959 and 2002. Record. 2 hours ago

19 - Villa haven't won in the last 19 league home games v Man U. Only Sunderland (v Liverpool 20 games) have recorded a longer run. Barren 2 hours ago

570 - Luis Suárez needed 570 minutes of play to score his first La Liga goal for Barcelona. Relief http://t.co/LF9D9tBUzx 6 hours ago

4 - Burak Yilmaz scored with all of his last four shots in Galatasaray’s last two Super Lig games. Bullseye. 6 hours ago

70 - London Welsh are the first team since West Hartlepool in 1998/99 to concede 70+ points twice in the same @premrugby season. Struggle. 6 hours ago

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