Football Amazing Facts - 141

Football is the world’s most popular game which combines strength, speed, and skills. Even if you are a hardcore fan of Football, there are certainly some things you don’t know about this amazing sport.
1. Manchester City's 4-1 victory over Burnley last night was the 36th time they have won an English Premier League game by 3+ goals under Pep Guardiola – the most of any team in the competition since the start of the 2016-17 season. 

2. Riyad Mahrez is the ninth different player from Africa to reach 50 English Premier League goals, netting 39 for Leicester and 11 for Manchester City (177 appearances).

3. Jeffrey Schlupp last night scored in consecutive EPL games for the first time ever (142 apps, 10 goals).  

4. The top scoring Brazilian's in the EPL are: Roberto Firmino 52 goals, Philippe Coutinho 41 goals, Gabriel Jesus 31 goals, Willian 30 and Juninho Paulista 29.

5. Since their promotion to the EPL in 2015-16 , Bournemouth have seen their opponents pick up 19 red cards, six more than any other side. 

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