Kylian Mbappe vs Messi? This is one battle the former has won, with his goal for Paris Saint-Germain against Bayern Munich making him the youngest player to score 10 goals in the history of the modern Champions League.
Mbappe 18 years, 11 months, 15 days comfortably beat Karim Benzema who was 20Y, 10m and 2d old when he achieved the record with Olympique Lyonnais.
The likes of Javier Saviola, Lionel Messi, Raul and Wayne Rooney all reached this landmark in their 20’s Continue reading “Youngest to score 10 Champions League Goals- Kylian Mbappe (2017/18)”
Is the Marcus Rashford hype train real? Judging by the teenager’s incredible record of scoring on his competitive debuts in various tournaments, the answer is a definite YES. Check out Rashford’s incredible record below Continue reading “Marcus Rashford scoring goals on debut in various competitions (Stats and Records)”
With Isco’s goal against Atletico Madrid, Real not only knocked out their cross country rivals from the competition, but also equalled Bayern Munich’s record of most consecutive competitive games with at least one goal scored in each of them (61)
Real Madrid’s last game without a goal was April 26, 2016 when they drew away at Man City. Since then, their 61 games have included 38 league games Continue reading “Isco’s goal v Atletico Madrid | Real equal record for goals scored in most consecutive games (61)”
Another nice little stat from our friends at OptaJoe- Paris Saint-Germain have become the sixth team to score four goals against Barcelona in a Champions League game following their fantastic win at Parc des Princes.
The other five teams are AC Milan, Dynamo Kiev, Valencia, Chelsea and Bayern Munich
Four goals v Barcelona in the modern Champions League era
Milan 4-0 Barcelona (1994- also the Champions League final)
Dynamo 4-0 Barcelona (1997)
Valencia 4-1 Barcelona (2000)
Chelsea 4-2 Barcelona (2005)
Bayern 4-0 Barcelona (2013)
Here is a list of all the players named La Liga Player of the Month for the 2016/2017 domestic season in Spain.
So far, six different players from six different clubs have won it in the 16/17 season. The list comprises of 3 Spanish players (Serantes, Lopez and Aspas), two French (Griezmann, Nzonzi) and one Romanian (Andone) Continue reading “(LIST) La Liga Player of the Month 16/17 season”