3 - Edin Dzeko has scored in three of his four Premier League appearances against Southampton. Devilish. 9 minutes ago

9 - All 9 goals of @Everton in this #UEL season have been scored by different players. Variety. #WOBEFC 19 hours ago

38% - Cesare Prandelli had the 2nd-lowest win percentage of Galatasaray's last 10 coaches (min.10 games). Arrivederci http://t.co/cAdoNhY3fP 19 hours ago

10 - @Feyenoord have reached the knockout stages of a European tournament for the first time in ten years (since 2004/05). Phoenix. 18 hours ago

7 - Trabzonspor's Mehmet Ekici was involved in seven goals in his last seven games in all competitions (five assists, two goals). Update. 18 hours ago

18 - Kevin De Bruyne had hands in 18 shots of @VfL_Wolfsburg in their match against Everton, setting an all-time EL record. Whirlwind. 18 hours ago

25 - Besiktas' @dembabafoot and Gokhan Tore have combined for more (8) goals than 25 of the 48 Europa League teams this season. Partnership. 17 hours ago

1 - Besiktas have squandered a two-goal lead in a European game for the first time since the 2-2 draw v Sarajevo in September 2002. Fade. 16 hours ago

11 - @borussia scored 11 of their 21 goals in European competition 2014/15 from outside the box. Experts. 16 hours ago

5 - Dynamo Moscow are the only team to win all of their five matches in the 2014-15 Europa League group stage. Flawless. 16 hours ago

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