FOOTBALL – Lionel Messi scored twice for Barcelona in their 3-0 win against Bayern Munchen to reach a total of 14 CL goals against German teams, equal as many as Cristiano Ronaldo. Check out more below. Continue reading
FOOTBALL – Watford secured their promotion to the top flight today, their fourth promotion and first since 2006. The record for most promotions to the top level in England is 12, by Birmingham City and Leicester. Here’s how that relates to other leagues.
FOOTBALL – Aston Villa joined Arsenal in this year’s FA Cup Final. It is the first time these two teams meet in the final of the tournament. Check out 5 facts here. Continue reading
FOOTBALL – Yannick Bolasie scored the first PL hat-trick for Crystal Palace against Sunderland in the space of 11 minutes. It is the joint-eighth fastest hat-trick in the PL era. Below is an overview. Continue reading
FOOTBALL – Kevin De Bruyne added a goal and an assist to his season tally at VfL Wolfsburg in their 3-0 win v Freiburg on Sunday. His 16 assists are the most by any player in Europe’s top five leagues. Continue reading
FOOTBALL – Harry Kane scored two goals to hand Tottenham a 2-1 away win against Queens Park Rangers. Kane has now scored in six consecutive PL away matches, the second best run in the PL era. Check our stat here. Continue reading
FOOTBALL – Manchester City beat Newcastle United 5-0 to claim their 11th league win in a row against the Magpies. In Europe’s top five leagues Chelsea hold the record for most consecutive wins against a specific club. See table below.