The Premier League 2014-15

THE PREMIER LEAGUE 2014-15

This season compared to last season:

SeasonGoalsOwn GoalsClean SheetsHat-Tricks20 Goal PlayersManagerial Changes
PL 2013/20141052492328310
PL 2014/2015975332241037

Premier League v rest of Europe

SeasonGoalsGames PlayedHat-TricksComeback wins
PL 2014/20159753801040
La Liga 2014/201510093802141
Ligue 1 2014/2015947380946
Bundesliga 2014/2015843306632
Serie A 2014/2015971368637

Premier League goals by player nationality

England312
Spain77
Belgium63
France55
Senegal55
Argentina53
Scotland36
Côte d'Ivoire26
Republic of Ireland23
Netherlands22
Brazil21
Chile19
Italy14
Serbia13
Wales13
Croatia12
Denmark11
Nigeria11
Austria9
Germany9
Korea Republic8
Iceland7
Australia5
Colombia5
Ecuador5
Montenegro5
Uruguay5
Algeria4
Bosnia and Herzegovina4
Congo DR4
Sweden4
Cameroon3
Ghana3
Kenya3
Northern Ireland3
Czech Republic2
Egypt2
Jamaica2
Morocco2
New Zealand2
Norway2
Portugal2
Togo2
Benin1
Japan1
Poland1
Slovakia1

Goals scored by British players

2010-2011: 423

2011-2012: 386

2012-2013: 414

2013-2014: 396

2014-2015: 364

Player bests and worsts

Touches: (minimum 10 matches played)

Cesc Fabregas: 3398

Adam Armstrong: 95

Shot conversion (minimum five goals scored)

Juan Mata: 36%

Philippe Coutinho: 7.81%

Distance run

George Boyd 12.1km per game

Martin Demichelis 7.9 km per game

Save percentage (minimum five goals conceded)

David Ospina: 80.7%

Jak Alnwick: 41.67%

Most exciting league in the world?

A league of late goals

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Goal Breakdown130151181145163205

Manager impacts

West Brom

Tony Pulis joined West Brom on 2 January

Dec 29: 17th

Jan 5: 14th

Jan 12: 15th

Jan 19: 14th

Jan 26: 15th

Feb 2: 15th

Feb 9: 14th

Feb 16: 14th

Feb 23: 13th

Mar 2: 13th

Mar 9: 13th

Mar 16: 13th

Mar 23: 14th

Mar 30: 14th

Apr 6: 14th

Apr 13: 13th

Apr 20: 13th

Apr 27: 13th

May 4: 13th

May 11: 13th

May 18th: 13th

May 24: 13th

Crystal Palace

Alan Pardew joined Crystal Palace on 3 January

Jan 5: 15th

Jan 12: 12th

Jan 19: 13th

Jan 26: 13th

Feb 2: 13th

Feb 9: 13th

Feb 16: 13th

Feb 23: 12th

Mar 2: 12th

Mar 9: 12th

Mar 16: 11th

Mar 23: 11th

Mar 30: 12th

Apr 6: 11th

Apr 13: 11th

Apr 20: 11th

Apr 27: 12th

May 4: 12th

May 11: 12th

May 18: 12th

May 24: 10th

Newcastle

John Carver took over at Newcastle on 31 December

Jan 5: 10th

Jan 12: 11th

Jan 19: 11th

Jan 26: 11th

Feb 2: 11th

Feb 9: 11th

Feb 16: 11th

Feb 23: 11th

Mar 2: 11th

Mar 9: 11th

Mar 16: 12th

Mar 23: 12th

Mar 30: 13th

Apr 6: 13th

Apr 13: 14th

Apr 20: 14th

Apr 27: 15th

May 4: 17th

May 11: 17th

May 18: 17th

Aston Villa

Tim Sherwood joined Aston Villa on 16 February

Feb 16: 19th

Feb 23: 19th

Mar 2: 17th

Mar 9: 16th

Mar 16: 16th

Mar 23: 16th

Mar 30: 16th

Apr 6: 15th

Apr 13: 15th

APR 20: 15th

Apr 27: 14th

May 4: 14th

May 11: 15th

May 18: 16th

May 24: 17th

Does money talk?

Top 10 big spenders and their position

£145.5m - Man Utd (fourth)

£113m - Liverpool (sixth)

£92.9m - Arsenal (third)

£82m - Chelsea (first)

£81m - Man City (second)

£56.7m - Southampton (seventh)

£32.8m - Everton (eleventh)

£28m - QPR (twentieth)

£25.9m - Hull (eighteenth)

£24m - Tottenham (fifth)

Does money talk?

Bottom 10 spenders and their position

£18.5m - West Ham (twelfth)

£17m - Leicester (fourteenth)

£16m - Newcastle (fifteenth)

£14.75m - West Brom (thirteenth)

£14m - Sunderland (sixteenth)

£12.9m - Crystal Palace (tenth)

£7.9m - Aston Villa (seventeenth)

£6.75m - Swansea (eighth)

£4.5m - Burnley (nineteenth)

£3m - Stoke (ninth)

The fans - distance travelled

Swansea - 4129.3 miles

Aston Villa - 2117.9 miles

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