• Man Utd have conceded 11 goals in their last six Barclays Premier League games, one more than they had in their previous 18 games.
  • Three of WBA’s four goals this season have come in the closing 15 minutes of Barclays Premier League games.
  • Manchester United have scored 37 goals in 14 Barclays Premier League games against the Throstles.
  • These sides shared a Barclays Premier League record 5-5 draw on the final day of the 2012-13 season.
  • Only in two previous Barclays Premier League seasons have Man Utd won only two of their opening six games (2002-03 & 2004-05).
  • Stéphane Sessegnon’s goal last weekend was only the 3rd time in PL history that a player had scored a debut goal which also happened to be against his previous club.
  • Six of Man Utd’s 13 Premier League titles have seen them win only two of their opening five games.
  • Wayne Rooney has scored two of the four longest range goals in the Premier League this season.
  • Michael Carrick has made 26 interceptions this season, eight more than any other top-flight player.
  • Carrick has also made the most passes in the opposition half (233), one more than Tottenham’s Kyle Walker and Arsenal’s Aaron Ramsey.