Suited Updated: 02/08/20 11: 33am
The Sky Sports activities stats team snatch some of their accepted statistics from the season, including the upward thrust in targets by younger folks and Aymeric Laporte’s importance to Manchester Metropolis.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is most efficient the 2d Arsenal player to rating 20 targets in consecutive Premier League seasons after Thierry Henry, who done the feat for 5 years in a row between 2001 and 2006.
Burnley’s 14-level improvement on final season modified into the ideal in the Premier League this 300 and sixty five days. Sean Dyche’s side done in 10th set apart of dwelling with 54 points.
Twenty-5 targets contain been scored by younger folks in the Premier League this season, with 12 rather a number of scorers. There contain been most efficient 19 such targets in the outdated two campaigns blended.
Matty Longstaff became the main teenaged scorer in Premier League against Manchester United since 2010 when he netted Newcastle’s winner in October.
Bournemouth didn’t face a single shot no longer off beam of their 0-0 draw against Tottenham in July, the main time they’ve didn’t attain so of their 5 seasons in the Premier League. They had confronted 10 of their outdated sport, against Manchester United.
When Mason Greenwood scored twice in Manchester United’s 4-0 take hang of over AZ Alkmaar in the Europa League, he became the youngest player to rating two or more targets in UEFA rivals for the club at 18 years and 72 days venerable.
Youngest Man Utd gamers to rating two or more targets in a European sport
|Player||Age||Date of sport||Opponent|
|M Greenwood||18y 72d||12/12/2019||AZ Alkmaar|
|M Rashford||18y 117d||25/2/2016||FC Midtjylland|
|W Rooney||18y 340d||28/9/2004||Fenerbahce|
|G Easiest||19y 137d||6/10/1965||HJK Helsinki|
Tottenham had 80.2 per cent of the possession of their 1-0 Premier League defeat to Newcastle on August 25, the 2d-perfect total by a shedding team since Opta started collecting the tips.
Wolves ended the season with fewer than 10 league defeats for the main time in the highest division since they final gained the title, in 1958-59 (with 9 defeats in 42 video games).
Danny Ings is the main player to rating 20 or more Premier League targets in a season playing for a backside-half of side since Darren Crooked scored 24 for Sunderland in 2009/10. Ings is the Premier League’s top scorer excluding penalties.
Premier League 2019/20 top scorers excluding penalties
|Player||Team||Targets (excluding penalties)|
|R Superior||Man Metropolis||20|
|A Martial||Man Utd||17|
Aymeric Laporte has featured in 15 Premier League video games this season and Metropolis contain conceded 5 targets with him on the pitch. They’ve conceded 30 in the 23 video games he neglected. Laporte has conceded a purpose every 220 minutes when he’s accomplished, conveniently the most easy memoir of any centre-help in the Premier League this season.
Minutes per purpose conceded – Premier League centre-backs in 2019/20
|Player||Team||Minutes per purpose conceded|
|A Laporte||Man Metropolis||220|
|J Egan||Sheff Utd||106|
|J O’Connell||Sheff Utd||104|
|V Van Dijk||Liverpool||103|
Arsenal contain reached a cup final in every of the final 5 seasons they’ve done decrease than fifth in the league, going help to 1988.
Mikel Arteta has turn into the main particular person to each captain and arrange Arsenal to victory in an FA Cup final.
Twenty-seven of Chelsea’s Premier League targets contain been scored by gamers worn 22 or below this season, when compared to a median of two.25 per season across the outdated four campaigns.