A weekend of massive derbies noticed Inter Milan dismantle AC Milan, Everton comfortably beat Liverpool and Borussia Dortmund swat apart Schalke 04. Elsewhere, the 2 Manchester golf equipment received, as did Real Madrid and Atalanta. But it was removed from routine for Bayern Munich, Atletico Madrid, all of whom suffered losses, whereas Barcelona had been held to a draw on the Camp Nou by Cadiz.
Here are the most effective stats from Europe’s prime 5 leagues:
This is the first time West Ham United are inside the highest 4 locations in a top-flight marketing campaign after a minimum of 25 matches have been performed, since 1985-86, once they completed third.
Bruno Fernandes has scored and assisted in a league recreation for the seventh time this season, probably the most by any participant throughout the highest 5 European leagues in 2020-21.
Manchester City have equalled the document for consecutive away wins by an English top-flight group throughout all competitions (11), which was beforehand set by Pep Guardiola’s facet themselves between May and November 2017.
City have additionally prolonged their English top-flight document profitable streak to 18 video games in all competitions. Guardiola’s males have outscored their opposition 47-6 throughout this streak.
Everton have received their first Premier League away recreation towards Liverpool since September 1999, ending a run of 20 such matches with out victory, it was additionally their first win over their crosstown rivals in 24 conferences in all competitions (D12, L11), ending what was Liverpool’s longest ever unbeaten run towards a single opponent.
Fernandes now has 54 aim contributions in all competitions for Manchester United since debuting with the membership in February 2020, tied with Lionel Messi for the second-most by a participant from Europe’s prime 5 leagues in that span. The solely participant with extra? Robert Lewandowski, with a ridiculous 68.
Jose Mourinho has earned 81 factors after 50 league matches in cost of Tottenham Hotspur, his lowest whole at this stage in any managerial stint. The highest was 126 in his first spell at Chelsea, the second-lowest was 95 at Manchester United.
Liverpool have misplaced 4 consecutive residence league video games for the first time in 98 years (since December 1923). They are additionally the first reigning top-flight champion to lose 4 consecutive residence league video games since Everton in 1928-29.
Aged 20 years, 10 months and 26 days, Jadon Sancho is the youngest participant in Bundesliga historical past to attain 35 objectives.
No group has received extra video games (at residence) in skilled soccer towards Bayern Munich than Eintracht Frankfurt, with 22. In reality, in their final assembly at Frankfurt in November 2019, Bayern suffered a 5-1 defeat, their heaviest Bundesliga lack of the final decade.
Romelu Lukaku dominated the Milan derby. He scored one and arrange one other in Inter Milan’s 3-0 win, turning into the first participant to attain in 5 consecutive Milan derbies throughout all competitions.
Atletico Madrid have did not preserve a clear sheet in any of their final seven La Liga video games (9 objectives conceded), their longest run with out one in the competitors below Diego Simeone.
Villarreal‘s 13 drawn video games is probably the most by a group in the highest 5 European leagues this season.
Sergio Busquets is the fourth Barcelona participant to achieve 400 La Liga appearances after Messi (506), Xavi Hernández (505) and Andrés Iniesta (442).
PSG haven’t scored for the fifth time in Ligue 1 this season. The final time they had been held scoreless in 5 league matches was in 2011-12. Consider that PSG had been held scoreless in league play 4 instances in whole in the previous three seasons.
Messi has now scored towards 38 La Liga golf equipment, extending his personal league document. Aritz Aduriz and Raul Gonzalez are tied for second with 35 every.
Cadiz is the one hundred and tenth group Messi has scored towards for membership and nation, and the 81st such membership. The solely golf equipment that Messi has failed to attain towards are Inter Milan (4 video games), Rubin Kazan (4), Benfica (2), Xerez (2), Al-Sadd (1), Gramenet (1), Murcia (1) and Udinese (1).
Messi’s aim was his sixtieth penalty aim in La Liga, one shy of tying the league document, held by… guess who? Ronaldo, with 61.
Another Barcelona document is Messi’s. The Argentine has now made extra La Liga appearances for Barcelona (506) than some other participant in their lengthy and storied historical past.
(Stats courtesy ESPN’s Stats & Information Group)