Football weekend in numbers

Posted by - May 16, 2011 - Premier League, Statistics

Scottish success, a topsy-turvy Premier League and West Ham’s leaks

2 – Number of points gained by the top five in Premier League at the start of the weekend

9 – Number of points gained by the bottom five in the Premier League at the start of the weekend

54 – Domestic titles now won by Rangers

30 – Domestic titles now won by Ajax

77,126 – Number of people that attended a second tier German game at the weekend (Hertha Berlin v Augsburg)

400,000 – Number of people involved in a street party in Dortmund to celebrate Borussia Dortmund’s title win

2 – Number of successive seasons that Avram Grant has finished bottom of the Premier League

5 – Number of away wins by champions Manchester United. The same amount as Blackpool

17 – Number of goals scored in 2011 by Robin Van Persie. That’s the same as Blackburn

21 – Number of trophies won by Walter Smith as Rangers’ manager

3 – Number of free kicks scored by Charles N’Zogbia in the PL this season, more than any other player

13 – Number of times this season that West Ham have conceded three or more goals