• Manchester United have failed to score in two successive Barclays Premier League games for the first time since August 2007.
  • Crystal Palace have collected just 25 points from their last 24 league games away from home (excl. playoffs).
  • In picking up those 25 points away from home in the Championship, Palace had the 15th best away record in the second tier.
  • The Eagles won on their last competitive trip to Old Trafford to face the Red Devils; 2-1 in a League Cup tie in November 2011.
  • Marouane Fellaini (151) won more aerial challenges in the Premier League last season than the 11 midfielders that played for Manchester United combined (94).
  • David Moyes’ side are yet to score in the opening 30 minutes of their matches this season. In 2012/13, Man Utd scored a league-high 33 goals during the first half hour.
  • Ryan Giggs has never scored against Crystal Palace in the Premier League (seven appearances). Leicester City (12) are the only team he has appeared against more and not scored against.
  • When manager of Blackpool, Ian Holloway saw his side score twice in both Premier League matches against Manchester United yet still lose both games.
  • At Old Trafford, Manchester United last failed to score in consecutive home games back in August 2007.
  • Bolton Wanderers (2-1 in 2001/02) were the last newly-promoted side to win at Old Trafford in the Premier League.