10 - England have won 10 competitive games in a row for the first time in their history. Peak. 4 hours ago

12 - England allowed their opponents just 12 shots on target in the Euro 2016 qualifiers; at least 10 fewer than any other side. Organised. 5 hours ago

1 - As Bolton manager, Sam Allardyce lost just one of six home Premier League games against Arsene Wenger's Arsenal (W3 D2 L1). Bogey. 8 hours ago

1 – Of the previous five teams to have won every one of their Euro qualifiers, only one (Spain, 2012) have won the finals. Reality. 21 hours ago

10 - Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has become the 10th different England player to score in the Euro 2016 qualifiers. Variety. 22 hours ago

0 – Excluding penalty shootouts, Cesc Fàbregas has now missed all four of his penalties for Spain. Pressure. 22 hours ago

50 - Giedrius Arlauskis' OG was the 50th own goal scored in England's favour. Cheers. 22 hours ago

3 - No team have benefited from more own goals than England (3) in the Euro 2016 qualifiers. Correction. 22 hours ago

5 - Ross Barkley's scored 5 goals in 14 apps for Everton & England combined this season. He'd scored 5 in his 63 games prior to this. Form. 22 hours ago

37 - Jack Butland has made more saves than any other goalkeeper in the Premier League so far this season (37). Practice. 23 hours ago

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