Football weekend in numbers

Posted by - February 14, 2011 - Conclusions, Premier League, Statistics

United at home, RVP and some posh names

41 – Won all 41 games at Old Trafford in the Premier League in which Wayne Rooney has scored

20 – Number of points gained by Spurs from losing positions in the Premier League this season

20 – And after their game against Spurs on Saturday, Sunderland have now lost 20 points from winning positions

16 – After 16 league wins in a row, Barcelona finally dropped points against Sporting Gijon on Saturday

10 – Robin Van Persie is the top scorer in 2011 with ten PL goals

5 – Despite being a Roy Hodgson signing, after not scoring in Roy’s reign Raul Meireles has scored five goals under Kenny Dalglish

10 – Home league wins in a row for Manchester United

10 – Norwich City have now scored 10 injury time goals in all competitions this season

34 – Ryan Giggs has now played in 34 derby matches, more than Manchester City’s full starting eleven

50 – Zat Knight played in Bolton’s last 50 PL games without missing a minute before he was taken off against Everton

7 – Number of double barrelled goalscorers in League One, League Two and the Blue Sq Premier: Rowe-Turner, Elford-Alliyu, Marsh-Brown, Wright-Phillips, Mackail-Smith, Marsh-Evans, Bridge-Wilkinson