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114 - Only Peter Shilton (125) & David Beckham (115) won more England caps than Steven Gerrard (114). Retired. http://t.co/AKc66wohJG 21 Jul

78% - Borussia Dortmund won 78% of league matches with Mats Hummels last season, compared to just 36% without him. Leader. 21 Jul

27% - Of the players to score 40+ goals across the last 3 Bundesliga seasons, Klaas-Jan Huntelaar has the best shot conversion rate. Deadly. 21 Jul

71 - Angel Di Maria (91) was the only Real Madrid player to create more chances than Isco last season in La Liga. Thread. 21 Jul

100 - Didier Drogba scored 100 goals and assisted another 54 in 226 Premier League appearances for @chelseafc between 2004 and 2012. Return? 21 Jul

692 - Dunga's total of 692 passes at the 1994 World Cup is the most recorded in a single tournament (1966-2014). Appointed. 20 Jul

21 - James Rodríguez was involved in 21 goals (nine goals, 12 assists) in the 2013/14 Ligue 1; more than any other Monaco player. Maverick. 20 Jul

20 - Daniel Sturridge’s goals won Liverpool 20 points last season, more than any other player in the Premier League. Pivotal. 19 Jul

10 - No Sunderland player scored more goals in all competitions last season than Fabio Borini (10). Premium. 19 Jul