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Premier League Records

2008-03-24

Following the Chelsea v Arsenal game where Chelsea extended their unbeaten home run to 78 games, we thought we would look at some other Premier League records - and here they are:

 

Team Records

  • Most Titles won - 9 Manchester United (1992-93, 1993-94, 1995-96, 1996-97, 1998-99, 1999-2000, 2000-01, 2002-03, 2006-07)
  • Most consecutive title wins - 3 Manchester United (1998-99, 1999-2000, 2000-01)
  • Most points in a season (38 games) - 95 Chelsea (2004-05)
  • Most points in a season (42 games) - 92 Manchester United (1993-94)
  • Fewest points in a season (38 games) - 15 Sunderland (2005-06)
  • Fewest points in a season (42 games) - 27 Ipswich Town (1994-95)
  • Most goals scored in a season - 97 Manchester United (1999-2000)
  • Fewest goals scored in a season - 21 Sunderland (2002-03)
  • Most goals conceded in a season - 100 Swindon Town (1993-94)
  • Fewest goals conceded in a season - 15 Chelsea (2004-05)
  • Fewest goals scored at home in a season - 10 Manchester City (2006-07)
  • Fewest goals scored away in a season - 8 joint record:
    Middlesbrough (1995-96)
    Southampton (1998-99)
    Sheffield United (2006-07)
  • Most clean sheets in a season - 25 Chelsea (2004-05)
  • Fewest failures to score in a season - 0 (scored in every game), Arsenal (2001-02)
  • Least amount of penalties conceded - 12 (home), 53 (away), Manchester United 1992-2007
  • Most penalties conceded - 47 (home), 93 (away), Aston Villa 1992-2007
  • Lowest finish by the previous seasons champions - 7th Blackburn Rovers (1995-96)
  • Highest finish by a promoted club - 3rd, joint record:
    Newcastle United (1993-94)
    Nottingham Forest (1994-95)

Individual Records

  • Most Premiership Winners Medals - Ryan Giggs (9) - 1993, 1994, 1996, 1997, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003, 2007
  • Most Premiership Runner-Up Medals - Ryan Giggs (4) - 1995, 1998, 2004, 2005
  • First Premiership goal - Brian Deane (for Sheffield United v. Manchester United, 15 August 1992)
  • Most goals in a career - 260, Alan Shearer (Southampton, Blackburn Rovers, Newcastle United, 1992 to 2006)
  • Most goals in a season (42 games) - 34, joint record:
    Andy Cole (Newcastle United, 1993-94)
    Alan Shearer (Blackburn Rovers, 1994-95)
  • Most goals in a season (38 games) - 31, Alan Shearer (Blackburn Rovers, 1995-96)
  • Most goals in a game - 5, joint record:
    Andrew Cole (for Manchester United v. Ipswich Town, 4 March 1995)
    Alan Shearer (for Newcastle United v. Sheffield Wednesday, 19 September 1999)
  • Youngest goalscorer - James Vaughan, 16 years and 271 days (for Everton v. Crystal Palace, April 10, 2005)
  • Oldest goalscorer - Teddy Sheringham, 40 years and 268 days (for West Ham United v. Portsmouth, December 26, 2006)
  • Fastest goal - 10 seconds, Ledley King (for Tottenham Hotspur v. Bradford City, 9 December 2000)
  • Fastest goal from a substitute - 6 seconds, Nicklas Bendtner (for Arsenal F.C. v. Tottenham Hotspur, December 2007)
  • Fastest hat-trick (time between first and third goals) - 4 minutes 33 seconds, Robbie Fowler (for Liverpool v. Arsenal, 14 April 1995)
  • Longest goal - 88 m, Paul Robinson (for Tottenham Hotspur v. Watford, 17 March 2007)

Scorelines

  • Biggest home win: 9-0, Manchester United v. Ipswich Town (4 March 1995)
  • Biggest away win: 1-8, Nottingham Forest v. Manchester United (6 February 1999)
  • Highest Scoring: 7-4 Portsmouth v. Reading (29 September 2007)

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