20 - Harry Kane is the first player in the Premier League to reach 20 goals (in all competitions) this season. Lethal. 7 hours ago

93 - Javier Balboa’s penalty was the second latest goal scored in AFCON 2015 (92:06) after Moussa Sow’s goal against Ghana (92:49). Drama. 9 hours ago

3 - Chelsea only had three shots in total today; the lowest figure they have recorded in a single PL game since 2003/04. Shackled. 11 hours ago

4 - Frank Lampard has scored four times from the bench this season in the Premier League, only Papiss Cisse has more (5). Destiny. 11 hours ago

0 - Chelsea haven't mustered a shot since Loic Remy's goal around 40 minutes playing time ago. Restricted. 11 hours ago

122 - Only @aguerosergiokun (110) has a better minutes per goal rate in @premierleague history than @ThierryHenry (min 20 goals). Prolific. 12 hours ago

7 - David Silva has already equalled his best ever Premier League season goal tally (7, same as 2013/14). Sneaky. 12 hours ago

11 - QPR have become the first team to lose their first 11 away games of a top-flight season since Liverpool in 1953/54. Misery. 13 hours ago

5 - Oscar has netted three goals and laid on two more in his last three Premier League games. Award. 13 hours ago

22 - No team has beaten Manchester City more often in the Premier League than Chelsea (22 victories, same as Arsenal). Confidence. 13 hours ago

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    Rugby League tries scored

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