Chelsea won 0 wins in 5 games with João Felix in the squad – 1 draw (against West Ham) and 4 losses (against Borussia D, Fulham, Southampton and Tottenham). At the same time, Atlético Madrid, after the striker left for London, never lost in 7 games: 4 wins and 3 draws.
The first trophy in 30-year-old Wout Wegorst’s career was the League Cup he won with Manchester United. Before moving to United in the winter, he played for Emmen, Eracles, AZ, Wolfsburg, Burnley and Besiktas.
Forward Serdar Azmun scored the first goal in almost a year for Bayer. This time he scored in the game with Freiburg (1-1), and the previous time he hit the gates of Aspirin’s rivals in April 2022 (Greuther Furth suffered it).
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For almost 2 years, Newcastle goalkeeper Loris Karius did not enter the field in official matches. He last played for the Union on February 28, 2021.
Goalkeeper Martin Dubravka managed to make 2 League Cup appearances for Manchester United before Newcastle pulled him on loan early. Thanks to this, despite the defeat of his team in the final, the Slovak became the owner of the trophy along with other Red Devils players.
5 games without winning: this is Chelsea’s black series in the Premier League. After 24 rounds, the Blues are in 10th place.
Chelsea defender Thiago Silva will miss 6 weeks due to injury sustained against Tottenham Hotspur.
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7 rounds in a row did not win in the Bundesliga “Schalke”. The series was interrupted by the match with Stuttgart (2:1). It is interesting that in the previous four games of the “miners” in the Bundesliga, the fans did not see any goals.
Napoli achieved 8 consecutive victories in Serie A and, thanks to a mistake by Inter (0:1 from Bologna), reduced the difference with the closest pursuer to 18 points.
They lost to Newcastle for the ninth time in a row at Wembley. The cataclysmic run began in the FA Cup final as early as 1974 and is the longest at that stadium for any team.
Lazio midfielder Luis Alberto has scored the last 9 goals from outside the box at the Romans’ stadium. Since March 2019, only Ruslan Malinovskyi has managed to score the same amount at home in Serie A from long range.
14 titles won jointly by defender Rafael Varane and midfielder Casemiro. 13 of them occurred during his match with Real Madrid (4 Champions League, 2 championships and the Spanish Super Cup, as well as 2 Club World Cups and the UEFA Super Cup) and one -the League Cup- with Manchester United.
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Liverpool players have scored 14 shots on the post in 23 Premier League games this season. Naturally, they are league leaders in this indicator.
Villarreal scored 18 points thanks to goals in the second half. This is the best result in LaLiga. Close behind are Barcelona (17 points), Espanyol and Real Madrid (15 each).
19 goals have been scored by Manchester United players who came on as substitutes this season. According to this indicator, Erik ten Hag’s team is in the lead in the top 5 European leagues.
Erling Haaland scored 27 goals in 24 Premier League appearances, breaking the record for most goals in a season by a Manchester City player. The previous one was by Sergio Agüero – 26 goals in the 2014/15 season.
99 goals of the “Spartak” striker Quincy Promes. He scored it in the 99th minute of the game against Lokomotiv.
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100 goals this season between clubs in the top 5 leagues, Bayern scored first. The anniversary fell on the match with Unión (3:0), as a result of which the Munich team regained the first line, although it shares it with Borussia D.
The match between Cádiz and Rayo Vallecano (1:0) lasted 107 minutes. From minute 97 on, the guests played in the minority.
Goalkeeper David de Gea made 181 clean sheets for Manchester United, the new club record holder for this indicator. In the League Cup final with Newcastle (2: 0), he beat Peter Schmeichel. In total, the Spaniard has 522 games with the Red Devils.
Kylian Mbappé scored 200 goals for PSG. He tops the club’s top scorer list along with Edinson Cavani, but it took him 55 fewer games to do so (246 to 301).
West Ham manager David Moyes has 250 Premier League wins. Only Sir Alex Ferguson (528) and Arsene Wenger (476) have more Premier League wins.
AC Milan striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has not played for 280 days. Over the weekend he appeared at the end of the game with Atalanta (2-0).
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Atlético coach Diego Simeone played 425 games in charge of a LaLiga club, setting a new Spanish record. The previous one belonged to former Real Madrid coach Miguel Muñoz.
700 goals scored by PSG midfielder Lionel Messi in his club career. His anniversary was his goal against Marseille (3: 0) in Ligue 1. This is his 28th goal with the Parisians, and he spent the previous 672 in the Barcelona jersey.
Manchester United have not been able to win a trophy since 2017. The last time it was the 2016/17 Europa League was with José Mourinho.