The year 2018 is coming to its end. As a football fan, what will you remember the most about this year? Today, we suggest you to break down Premier League stats of 2018.
1) Liverpool and Manchester City had a year to remember
From January 2018 to December 2018, Liverpool and Manchester City have collected 88 points each.
December belonged to Liverpool pic.twitter.com/eaQJ4rD4jd
— B/R Football (@brfootball) December 31, 2018
Liverpool, who finish the year seven points lead at the top of the table, have lost eight games only from a combined 74 fixtures of 2018.
2) Manchester City Are ‘Best Scorers’ of the year
— Bernardo Silva (@BernardoCSilva) December 30, 2018
Even if they level with Liverpool in terms of points, Cityzens are in the league of their own when it comes to goals scored chart of 2018. They have scored 99 goals, just one goal shy to a century!
3) Bournemouth had the weakest defence in 2018
1.78 – Bournemouth conceded more goals per game (1.78) than any other side within the top four tiers of English league football in 2018. Cherry-pick. pic.twitter.com/z0Lvg5vKnf
— OptaJoe (@OptaJoe) December 31, 2018
Huddersfield Town and Southampton are the ones who spent much of the year battling relegation but it is Bournemouth who conceded most goals (66).