3 - Diafra Sakho has now scored three goals in his last three home appearances for the Hammers (all competitions). Iron. 2 hours ago

0 - West Ham United have failed to find the net in each of their last four European matches. Hapless. 3 hours ago

14 - Lee Cattermole received 14 yellow cards in 2014/15 - a joint-record for a player in a PL season (also Hughes, Savage, Tiote ). Caution. 9 hours ago

39 - It is 39 days since West Ham ended the season, the joint-shortest summer break for a PL team along with Fulham in 2011/12. Early. 12 hours ago

226 - Only Cesc Fabregas (224) has a better minutes per assist rate in Premier League history than Nani (226) (min 40 assists). Sidelined 13 hours ago

2 - #JPN scored more goals (2) than they had shots on target (1) against #ENG at the #WWC2015 last night. Raid. 13 hours ago

3/4 - Despite losing, #ENG have still progressed further than ever before at a #FIFAWWC finals tournament. Positives. 21 hours ago

2 - #ENGvJPN is the second match at #FIFAWWC2015 to see both sides score from the penalty spot, after Switzerland v Ecuador. Spotted. #ENG 22 hours ago

6 - #JPN have scored the opening goal in all six of their matches at #FIFAWWC2015. Expected. #ENG 22 hours ago

1 - #JPN have won each of their games at #FIFAWWC2015 by a single goal margin, while #ENG have won their last four games 2-1. Tight. 1 Jul

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In the last 12 months, Opta have collected

  • 139,297

    Football goals scored

  • 79,466

    Yellow cards given

  • 5,589

    Red cards given

  • 18,827

    Wickets taken

  • 7,324

    Rugby Union tries scored

  • 3,549

    Rugby League tries scored

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