Stats Centre

Premier League 1996-97 Attack Stats

TeamGoals scoredAvg per gameTop scorer
1Manchester United762.00Ole Gunnar Solskjaer (18)
2Newcastle United731.92Alan Shearer (25)
3Arsenal621.63Ian Wright (22)
4Liverpool621.63Robbie Fowler (18)
5Chelsea581.53Gianluca Vialli (8)
6Middlesbrough511.34Fabrizio Ravanelli (16)
7Sheffield Wednesday501.32Andy Booth (9)
8Southampton501.32Matthew Le Tissier (12)
9MK Dons491.29Efan Ekoku (11)
10Aston Villa471.24Dwight Yorke (17)
11Leicester City461.21Steve Claridge (12)
12Derby County451.18Dean Sturridge (11)
13Everton441.16Duncan Ferguson (10)
14Tottenham Hotspur441.16Teddy Sheringham (7)
15Blackburn Rovers421.11Kevin Gallacher (10)
16West Ham United391.03Paul Kitson (8)
17Coventry City381.00Dion Dublin (13)
18Sunderland350.92Craig Russell (4)
19Nottingham Forest310.82Kevin Campbell (6)
20Leeds United280.74Brian Deane (5)

Home Table

TeamGoals scoredAvg per gameTop scorer
1Newcastle542.84Shearer
2Liverpool382.00Fowler
3Man Utd382.00Gunnar Solskjaer
4Arsenal361.89Wright
5Middlesbrough341.79Ravanelli
6Chelsea331.74Vialli
7Southampton321.68Le Tissier
8Blackburn281.47Gallacher
9MK Dons281.47Ekoku
10Aston Villa271.42Yorke
11West Ham271.42Kitson
12Derby251.32Sturridge
13Sheff Weds251.32Booth
14Everton241.26Ferguson
15Leicester221.16Claridge
16Sunderland201.05Russell
17Coventry191.00Dublin
18Spurs191.00Sheringham
19Leeds150.79Deane
20Nott'm Forest150.79Campbell

Away Table

TeamGoals scoredAvg per gameTop scorer
1Man Utd382.00Gunnar Solskjaer
2Arsenal261.37Wright
3Chelsea251.32Vialli
4Sheff Weds251.32Booth
5Spurs251.32Sheringham
6Leicester241.26Claridge
7Liverpool241.26Fowler
8MK Dons211.11Ekoku
9Aston Villa201.05Yorke
10Derby201.05Sturridge
11Everton201.05Ferguson
12Coventry191.00Dublin
13Newcastle191.00Shearer
14Southampton180.95Le Tissier
15Middlesbrough170.89Ravanelli
16Nott'm Forest160.84Campbell
17Sunderland150.79Russell
18Blackburn140.74Gallacher
19Leeds130.68Deane
20West Ham120.63Kitson

Points from Losing Positions

TeamWinsDrawsPoints
1Newcastle6826
2West Ham5621
3Coventry4820
4Sheff Weds31019
5Man Utd3918
6Nott'm Forest21218
7Chelsea2915
8Arsenal2713
9Derby1912
10MK Dons1912
11Leicester1811
12Liverpool1811
13Middlesbrough1811
14Southampton1811
15Blackburn099
16Everton099
17Aston Villa158
18Sunderland066
19Leeds044
20Spurs044

First Goals Scored in Games

TeamPercentage
1Liverpool63.2%
2Chelsea60.5%
3Arsenal57.9%
4MK Dons57.9%
5Man Utd52.6%
6Aston Villa50.0%
7Everton50.0%
8Newcastle50.0%
9Sheff Weds50.0%
10Spurs50.0%
11Derby44.7%
12Leeds42.1%
13Leicester42.1%
14Sunderland42.1%
15Southampton39.5%
16Blackburn36.8%
17Nott'm Forest31.6%
18Middlesbrough28.9%
19Coventry21.1%
20West Ham21.1%