Japhet Tanganga is the third different Tottenham player to be sent off in a Premier League game in 2021:

◉ Doherty vs. Leeds
◉ Lamela vs. Arsenal
◉ Tanganga vs. Crystal Palace
Wilfried Zaha has scored more Premier League goals than any other Crystal Palace player since the start of last season (12).

Off the mark in 2021/22 from the spot. ⚽️

It took Odsonne Édouard just 29 seconds to score his first Premier League goal for Crystal Palace. ?

Wilfried Zaha’s game by numbers vs. Tottenham:

71 touches
11 duels won
6 take-ons
5 touches in opp. box
4 shots
4 fouls won
3 chances created
1 goal
1 assist

Tottenham couldn’t handle him. ?

Conor Gallagher’s game by numbers vs. Tottenham:

72 touches
9 crosses
7 ball recoveries
7 duels won
6 shots
3 chances created
3 tackles
2 fouls won
1 shot on target
1 assist

Enjoyed himself at Selhurst Park. ?

Jack Grealish makes his 100th Premier League appearance against Leicester this afternoon. ?

The oldest players to make an appearance in the Premier League this season:

◎ Thiago Silva (36Y 354D)
◉ Cristiano Ronaldo (36Y 218D)

Age is just a number for some.

Cristiano Ronaldo has now scored seven Premier League goals against Newcastle. Only against Aston Villa (8) has he scored more. ⚽️

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has now scored the same amount of Premier League goals for Arsenal as Theo Walcott (65).

Arsenal are off and running this season. ⚽️
Bruno Fernandes since his Premier League debut:

◉ Most goal involvements (49)
◎ Second most goals (30)
◉ Most assists (19)

What a signing. ✍️
Paul Pogba has now provided more Premier League assists in four games this season (7) than his previous two seasons combined (6).

No stopping him this term. ?
Nicolas Pépé and Bukayo Saka had 12 shots and created 10 chances between them against Norwich:

◎ Pépé (6 shots, 6 chances created)

◎ Saka (6 shots, 4 chances created)

Wide players doing the damage.
Arsenal had 30 shots against Norwich.

The most they’ve had in a Premier League game since December 2017 against Manchester United (33). ?
Paul Pogba’s 7️⃣ assists are the most EVER for a Premier League player through 4️⃣ matches.
No player had more shots (6) or created more chances (4) than Ilkay Gündogan against Leicester.

No goal or assist to show for it though. ?
Ruben Neves for Wolves vs. Watford:

◉ Most touches (87)
◉ Most accurate passes (63)
◉ Most ball recoveries (9)
◉ Most tackles (5)

Wins the ball then keeps the ball. ?
Romelu Lukaku has scored his first ever Premier League goal at Stamford Bridge for Chelsea.

He’s waited a long time for this moment. ?
  • Saúl Ñíguez committed more fouls than any other player in the first half (3) and won just 11% of his duels. Found it tough on his first Premier League start.
  • John McGinn created more chances (3) and made more tackles (3) than any other Aston Villa player in the first half vs. Chelsea.
15’ ?️ Assists Romelu Lukaku for his first Stamford Bridge goal

49’ ⚽️ Scores his first Stamford Bridge goal

Mateo Kovacic had a very good day. ?
  • No Chelsea player has scored more Premier League goals at Stamford Bridge since Thomas Tuchel took over than Romelu Lukaku (2). He’s only played one game. ?

Most Premier League clean sheets in 2021:

◉ Ederson (15)
◎ Edouard Mendy (13)
◎ Robert Sanchez (11)
◎ Hugo Lloris (10)

Aston Villa had more shots on target yesterday (6) than in their previous two trips to Stamford Bridge combined (5).
Nothing to show for it though. ?

600 – Chelsea have recorded their 600th win in the Premier League, joining Manchester United (690) as the only teams to reach this tally in the competition. Milestone.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here