Football comes with lots of records and facts to take account considering that it is the best and most lucrative sports in history. Not just that it brings and unites people from different races together, it creates exciting moments and sensation that everyone relishes.
Premier League is the UK’s top flight football league that have produced so many world class footballers. With several football academies, Premier league is without doubt the richest and the most popular football league in the world drawing in millions of fans and observers from around the world.
There are players who have set several unbeatable records in Premier league history that we want to share with you today. Here goes:
Former Southampton player Sadio Mané scored the fastest hat-trick in Premier League history within just 2 minutes and 56 seconds against Aston Villa in May 2015.
The former Newcastle FC legend Alan Shearer is the highest goal scorer in Premier League history with 260. His record is yet unbeaten with Wayne Rooney being the second highest with 208 goals.
Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs have the most assists in premier league ever, a total of 162. He is followed closely by Cesc Fabregas at 111 assists.
Former Chelsea goalie Petr Cech has the most clean sheets in Premier league. A total of 202
Mohamed Salah scored 32 goals for Liverpool in 2017/2018 season, the highest in a season in Premier league history.
Sergio Agüero scored the most hat-tricks ever in the Premier League, a total of 12 goals for Manchester City
Arsenal legend Thierry Henry has won the most Golden Boot in Premier league. He won it four times and is one of only two players to have won the award three years in a row, between 2003/04 and 2005/06. The other player is Alan Shearer of Blackburn and Newcastle.
Shearer has netted the most penalty goals as well as being the all time highest goal scorer in the English top flight league.
Ryan Giggs has won more medals than any player in Premier league. He won the title 13 times with Manchester United.
Manchester United midfield legend David Beckham has the most goals from direct free-kicks in the Premier League, a total of 18.