1 - Hull City have now won just one of their last eight away games across all competitions (D2 L5). Slump. 18 hours ago

13 - Tottenham Hotspur have now scored 2+ goals in 13 of their last 15 UEFA Europa League matches (including qualifiers). Breeze. 20 hours ago

1 - Mario Balotelli has only made one Premier League assist, but it was for Sergio Aguero's title winning goal in 2011/12. Impact. 21 Aug

54 - Jordan Rhodes has netted 54 goals in the Championship since the start of the 2012/13 season, more than any other player. Colossus. 21 Aug

2 - The two players with three or more red cards to have been sent off more frequently than Balotelli are Darren Purse & Danny Tiatto. Mist. 21 Aug

18 - Mario Balotelli averages a red card every 18 Premier League games, the third highest ratio of all players with 3+ reds. Fiery. 21 Aug

7&6 - Only 3 players scored more from outside the box (7) than Balotelli (6) in the top-5 Euro leagues last term. Key http://t.co/oznV8J6NFf 21 Aug

132 - Balotelli has a lower mins / goal ratio for A.C. Milan in Serie A (132) than Sturridge (136) or Suarez (138) in the PL. Suitor? 21 Aug

1 - Prior to tonight, Celtic had failed to score more than 1 goal in any of their previous 7 European away games (incl. qualifiers). Tight. 20 Aug

1 - Celtic have enjoyed just one victory in their last seven European away games (incl. qualifiers), losing five and drawing one. Tricky. 20 Aug

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    Rugby Union tries scored

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    Rugby League tries scored

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