Premier League Facts That Blew Our Minds
Now in it’s 27th season the Premier League is bigger and better than ever thanks to sponsorship deals, the quality of the teams and it’s coverage around the world.
Since it’s inception in 1992, there have been some incredible moments that have helped it be regarded as the ‘best league in the world’.
Having been born in 1992, I have grown up in the Premier League era and would always back myself in a Premier League trivia quiz, but there are some facts that I simply missed.
Whether it’s who has missed the most penalties or who has won a Premier League title without playing a single game, these 20 facts blew my mind and I’m guessing they will shock you too.
Man United’s Home Record
The Red Devils have never lost a Premier League game at Old Trafford when they have been leading at half-time.
An incredible feat in 26 years since the league started, largely thanks to Sir Alex Ferguson.
There are only three players who have scored, assisted and scored an own goal in the same Premier League game.
Wayne Rooney, Gareth Bale and Kevin Davies are those players, both Rooney and Bale achieved theirs in 2012.