Wayne Rooney 12 (1 per 240 mins)
Robin van Persie 10 (1 per 211 mins)
Juan Mata 9 (1 per 1 per 257 mins)
Ander Herrera 6 (1 per 312 mins)
Marouane Fellaini 6 (1 per 305 mins)
Angel di Maria 10
Ashley Young 5
Wayne Rooney 5
Juan Mata 4
Ander Herrera 4
Radamel Falcao 4
Goals + assists
Wayne Rooney 17 (1 per 169 mins)
Angel di Maria 13 (1 per 127 mins)
Juan Mata 13 (1 per 178 mins)
Robin van Persie 12 (1 per 176 mins)
Ander Herrera 10 (1 per 187 mins)
Michael Carrick 89.
Since 2011, Juan Mata has the best goals and assists record in the league, outshining the likes of David Silva and Yaya Toure.
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Antonio Valencia 69 (92%)
Juan Mata 67 (92%)
Mamadou Sakho 53 (90%)
Ander Herrera 52 (87%)
Joe Allen 48 (84%)
Attacking third passes
Marouane Fellaini 17 (65%)
Antonio Valencia 17 (90%)
Juan Mata 16 (80%)
Ander Herrera 13 (81%)
Philippe Coutinho 11 (65%)
Antonio Valencia 10
Philippe Coutinho 9
Michael Carrick 7
Phil Jones 7
Joe Allen 6
Ander Herrera 7/9
Daley Blind 6/7
Emre Can 4/6
Marouane Fellaini 4/5
Phil Jones 4/4
Marouane Fellaini 11/16
Martin Skrtel 4/8
Emre Can 4/7
Wayne Rooney 4/6
Jordan Henderson 3/6
Top passing combinations
Valencia to Mata 35
Mata to Valencia 23
Blind to Fellaini 20
Herrera to Valencia 17
Valencia to Herrera 16
Mata to Herrera 16
Liverpool passes: 302/402 (75%)
United passes: 460/562 (82%)
Liverpool possession: 41.
Juan Mata: 89.6%
Michael Carrick: 89.6%
Daley Blind: 89.6%
Ander Herrera: 87%
Wayne Rooney 84.3%
Inaccurate long balls per game
The win was Peter Vermes' 100th in all competitions as coach of Sporting KC.
Krisztian Nemeth's first goal of the night was the 500th scored at home in league play for Kansas City.
Saad Abdul-Salaam was the 187th player to appear in a league game for KC. In all competitions he was the 193rd player to appear in a game.
Dom Dwyer's goal was his 31st goal in all competitions for KC, tying him with Digital Takawira for 7th all time on that list.
Dwyer's goal was his 12th in league play away from home, breaking his tie with Teal Bunbury and Kei Kamara for 6th place on that list.
It was Dwyer's 14th in all competitions away from home, breaking his tie with Bunbury for 6th on that list.
Roger Espinoza made his 100th league start for KC, he's the 22nd player to hit that mark.
Espinoza made his 120th league appearance for KC, breaking his tie with Diego Gutierrez and Uche Okafor for 18th on that list.
Graham Zusi's assist last night was his 50th in all competitions for KC, he's the third player to hit that mark.
Krisztian Nemeth's goal was the 1,000th scored by Kansas City in all competitions.
The game was KC's 600th in league play, Kansas City is 245-230-125 in those 600 games.
Dom Dwyer's goal was his 25th in league play for KC, he's the 9th player to score 25 goals for KC.
Dwyer's goal was his 15th at home in league play, tying him with Digital Takawira for 8th all time on that list.
The two points through three games is the fewest KC's had through three games since they had 0 points through three in the 1999 season.
In the 90th minute, Matt Besler moved past Jack Jewsbury and into 7th place for minutes played in league play for KC. He finished the game with 13,276 minutes played.
Another statistical update, the list of top 20 goal scorers in all competitions. First here's the list as it's gone through the years.
1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 - 2013
1. Preki - 81 (71 league, 8 playoff, 1 open cup, 1 international) (-)
Another stat update for you. Here is the top goal scorers for Sporting KC throughout their history. See the links below for previous years.
1996 - 1997 - 1998 - 1999 - 2000 - 2001 - 2002 - 2003 - 2004 - 2005 - 2006 - 2007 - 2008 - 2009 - 2010 - 2011 - 2012 - 2013
One more stat for you tonight, most appearances and starts in a single season.
For the first time since 2010, Sporting didn't have a player play in all 34 league games. The closest anyone came was Dom Dwyer, who appeared in 33 games, missing one game due to yellow card accumulation.
CJ Sapong - 2011 - 34
Jimmy Nielsen - 2012 - 34
Jimmy Nielsen - 2013 - 34
Kei Kamara - 2012 - 33
Dom Dwyer - 2014 - 33
Preki - 1996 - 32
Mark Chung - 1996 - 32
Mark Chung - 1997 - 32
Nick Garcia - 2000 - 32
Peter Vermes - 2000 - 32
Bo Oshoniyi - 2005 - 32
Davy Arnaud - 2006 - 32
Matt Besler - 2011 - 32
Graham Zusi - 2011 - 32
Graham Zusi - 2012 - 32
Seth Sinovic - 2013 - 32
In all competitions Sporting played 43 games this year, falling two short of the record KC set in the 2013 season.
Memphis Depay has had a fantastic season in Holland, ahead of his transfer to Manchester United, as shown by the table above.
Following United's 1-1 draw with West Ham, Sam Allardyce claimed that his team couldn't cope with United's "long ball" strategy.
In the end, we couldn't cope with the long balls Manchester United kept putting in the box. It was just, thump it forward and see what they could get.
The game was the 50th league game between the two teams. KC is 14-25-11 in those 50 games, scoring 59 while allowing 85. KC is now 10-8-9 at home in the series scoring 37 and allowing 38.
Tim Melia made his Sporting KC debut, he's the 186th player to play in a league game for KC, and the 192nd in all competitions.
Sporting KC won their 100th away game in all competitions.
In the 24th minute, Seth Sinovic hit 10,000 minutes played in league play for Sporting KC, he finished the game with 10,066 minutes played.
Sinovic made his 143rd start in all competitions, tying him with Michael Harrington for 14th on that list.
Graham Zusi made his 150th league appearance for Kansas City, he's the 9th player to hit that mark for KC.
It also broke his tie with Mo Johnston and Michael Harrington for 9th place on that list.
Zusi made his 143rd start in all competitions for KC, tying him with Harrington for 13th on that list.
Jacob Peterson made his 200th league appearance in his MLS career.
Ike Opara made his 50th start in all competitions in his MLS career.
Benny Feilhaber recorded his 17th assist in all competitions for KC, tying him with Claudio Lopez for 16th all time on that list.
Matt Besler picked up his second red card of his MLS career, which ties him with 7 others for 7th on the list in KC's history.
Benny Feilhaber's assist was his 15th in league play for KC, tying him with Claudio Lopez and Chris Henderson for 15th on that list.
The assist was his 21st in all competitions for KC, tying him with Jack Jewsbury and Kei Kamara for 9th all time on that list.
Roger Espinoza made his 119th league appearance for KC, tying him with Diego Gutierrez and Uche Okafor for 18th on that list.
In the 11th minute, Jalil Anibaba hit the 10,000 minute mark in MLS play in his career, he finished the game with 10,079 minutes played.
In the 39th minute, Roger Espinoza hit the 10,000 minute mark in all competitions while playing with Kansas City. He's the 22nd player to hit that mark for KC.
The average age of United's 10 most regular starters is 26.8. At the older end of the scale is Robin van Persie (31) with 24 starts, Antonio Valencia (29) with 22 starts and Radamel Falcao (29) with 12 starts.
Daley Blind (25), Marcos Rojo (25), Chris Smalling (25), Phil Jones (23) and Adnan Januzaj (20), amongst others, are not included in the average as they are outside the top 10 for number of starts.
You could probably see for yourself that Adnan Januzaj completely outperformed Angel di Maria in today's match, justifying Louis van Gaal's decision to make the half-time substitution.
Di Maria 2 (0 on target)
Januzaj 4 (2 on target)
Di Maria 16/22 (73%)
Januzaj 23/25 (92%)
Attacking third passes
Di Maria 11/16 (69%)
Januzaj 13/15 (87%)
Di Maria 2
Ander Herrera has scored five goals and has four assists in 19 appearances (12 starts). That works out at as one goal/assist every 138 minutes he's been on the pitch so far this season.
For comparison, Cesc Fabregas has one goal/assist per 129 minutes, Eden Hazard per 140 minutes (or one every 157 minutes if you don't count penalties), David Silva every 140 minutes, Oscar every 146 minutes, Santi Cazorla every 159 minutes, Aaron Ramsey every 163 minutes, Samir Nasri every 190 minutes and Yaya Toure every 234 minutes.
Cristiano Ronaldo had the best goals per game ratio when he was aged 23, with his birthday falling in 2008. This is followed by Christian Erikson, then Eden Hazard, then Paul Scholes.
Stats from @klausegelund.
Much has been made of he difficult run in Manchester United have in our battle to finish in the top four, but based on our results against the top clubs this season, we have the best record.
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Here is a comparison of the players at United who have scored/assisted the most goals this season. Rooney is currently United's top scorer, although it should be taken in to consideration that he has played in central midfield for the majority of the season. Angel di Maria has more assists than anyone in the team.
In the games that remain, much has been made that United have tougher fixtures than the teams around them. But is that such a bad thing?
When looking at our results against the top teams in the league, United have faired pretty well this season.
Drew 1-1 (h)
Lost 1-0 (a)
Won 2-1 (a)
Won 3-0 (h)
Won 2-1 (a)
Lost 1-0 (h)
Out of the 18 points available from games against teams in the top six, United have picked up 10, meaning we've claimed 56% of the points available.
Not much stat wise from last night, but here they are.
The draw was the 50th in league play for Peter Vermes, he's now just one behind Bob Gansler for the most in KC history.
Louis van Gaal has confirmed today that Rafael da Silva is out for the rest of the season, after breaking his ribs when playing for the U-21s as part of his rehabilitation.
This season, he has been in the match day squad just 18 times from a possible 39 in all competitions. He has played the full 90 minutes on just five occasions, the last of those in the 1-1 draw against Chelsea at Old Trafford.
David de Gea is the only goalkeeper shortlisted in the PFA Player of the Year award, with Pat Jennings the only goalkeeper to win the award, back in 1976.
De Gea is also on the shortlist for the PFA Young Player of the Year award, and is joined by Chelsea goalkeeper, Thibaut Courtois.
The official United website has collated stats to compare the two, ahead of the match against Chelsea on Saturday, which show that De Gea has had the most effective season.
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With their first goal and first win of the 2015 firmly secured during Saturday's 2-1 win over the Earthquakes, let's take a look at where the Revolution rank in some important statistical categories:
(Note: the following statistics can be found on whoscored.
Danny Welbeck has claimed that moving to Arsenal and playing more football has meant he is a lot sharper on the pitch.
When you are playing regularly, you feel a lot sharper on the pitch. Once you play regularly, it just becomes second nature to do things on the pitch. I feel match-sharp and that is important.
Sports Matrix have produced an infographic which looks at United's build style, following the on-going debate about long balls. If you needed stats to show you that United aren't a long ball team, here they are, showing that, like most teams who are desperate for points at the end of a game, resort to booting the ball up to Marouane Fellaini.
Another stat for you, the youngest and oldest players to appear in or start games in league play and in all competitions.
In league appearances, four new players joined the list. Erik Palmer-Brown became the youngest player to ever appear in a game for Kansas City when he started KC's game in Chicago back in May.
More statistics, this time I'm updating my list of the youngest and oldest goal scorers for Kansas City in league play and in all competitions.
In league play, no new players joined the list in 2014. A number of Kansas City's draft picks could join this list should they score in the 2015 season though, so there could be some shake up here.
Another updated stat, this time it's single season minutes played for Kansas City. In league play, no new players joined the top 10 for minutes played, the closest was Seth Sinovic who played 2,755 in league play this past season.
1. Jimmy Nielsen - 2012 - 3060
Jimmy Nielsen - 2013 - 3060