• Sunderland's win at Old Trafford in May ended a run of 23 Premier League games against Manchester United without a win.
  • Manchester United have conceded just two goals in their last seven trips to the Stadium of Light in the Premier League.
  • Wayne Rooney has scored 81 Premier League away goals, only six short of Alan Shearer's all-time record.
  • Manchester United ended the 2013-14 season with exactly the same away record as Chelsea and Manchester City (W10 D4 L5)
  • After assisting a goal in each of his opening three Premier League appearances for Manchester United, Juan Mata has assisted only one more in 13 games for them.
  • Sunderland have scored at least once in 10 of their last 11 Premier League games.
  • The Black Cats have won four of their last six league games, including victories against Chelsea and Manchester United.
  • Manchester United have lost 13 Premier League games since September 1 last year.
  • Adnan Januzaj has assisted only one goal in his last 14 Premier League appearances.
  • Sebastian Larsson's goal on the opening day equalled his haul in both 2013-14 and 2012-13. He scored seven times in his first season for Sunderland.