2017-18 Streaks In English Football

8th Dec 2017 by TSZ

All the facts below are given for clubs in the top seven English tiers of football: Premier League; Championship; League One; League Two; National League; NL North; NL South’ Northern Prem; Southern Prem and Isthmian Prem. They are for the 2017-18 seasons only.

Data is current as of 08/12/17

Numerical Facts

Manchester City (Premier League) are the most prolific team, averaging 3.07 goals per league game – 46 goals in 15 matches. They have been particularly prolific in front of their own fans where they have scored 28 goals in 8 matches – 3.50 per game.

Only Manchester City (Premier League) and Slough Town (Southern Prem) are averaging three or more goals per game this season.

Gosport Borough (Southern Prem) have the worst defence, shipping on average 3.10 goals per game – 62 goals in 20 matches. It is at home where they have had particular trouble, conceding an average of 3.30 goals per game (33 in 10 matches).

You are most likely to see a defensive shutout at Manchester United (Premier League), who have kept nine clean sheets in 14 matches – 60% of the time.

Wolverhampton Wanderers (Championship) and Havant & Waterlooville (NL South) have the best clean sheet percentage when playing away from home, keeping a clean sheet 60% of the time.

Manchester City (Premier League) have the best winning percentage of any side this season, having won 93.9% of league games they have been involved in.

Harrogate Town (Southern Prem) are the countries top goal scorers, having found the net 50 times.

Luton Town (League Two) are top scorers at home this season, having found the net 34 times in 10 matches – a record of 3.40 goals per game.

Harrogate Town (NL North) and Banbury United (Southern Prem) are top scorers away from home this season, having found the net 27 times each on their travels.

All sides have now found the net at home, while only one is still yet to score away –Crystal Palace (Premier League).

Only one side is yet to keep a clean sheet this season – Whitehawk (NL South).

Only one side remains unbeaten at this point in the season – Manchester City (Premier League).

Only one side still has a 100% winning record at home this season – Manchester United (Premier League).

Only one side still has a 100% winning record away from home this season – Manchester City (Premier League).

There is only one remaining side that has yet to win this season - Whitehawk (NL South).

Only one side have lost every away match this season – Whitehawk (NL South).

King’s Lynn Town (Southern Prem) and Tiverton Town (Southern Prem) currently top the home table this season; both have gained 28 points on home turf.

Salford City (Conference North) currently top the away table this season, having collected 24 points.

King’s Lynn Town (Southern Prem) currently top the overall table this season, having collected 51 points.

Slough Town (Southern Prem), Altrincham (Northern Prem), Manchester United (Premier League) and Billericay Town (Isthmian Prem) have found the net four or more times on six occasions already this season – more than any other club.

Dunstable Town (Southern Prem) and Sutton Coldfield (Northern Prem) have been beaten by four or more goals on seven separate occasions so far this season – more than any other club.

Wanting to see goals? Head to matches involving Slough Town (Southern Prem), where matches involving the side average 4.06 goals per game – the most of any side.

Only Manchester City (Premier League) and Harrogate Town (NL North) have scored in every game they’ve played this season.

Streaks

Manchester City (Premier League) are on the longest current winning streak (this season), having won their last 13 games. It is the longest streak this season. Second in the list are Salford City (NL North) and Hampton & Richmond Borough (NL South) who have won their last seven.

Manchester City (Premier League) are on the longest current winning streak away from home, having won their last seven games in a row.

Shaw Lane Aquaforce (Northern Prem) are on the longest current winning streak at home, having won their last eight games in a row.

Dunstable Town (Southern Prem) are on the longest current losing streak, having lost their last nine games in a row. This now represents the longest losing streak of any side this season.

Burton Albion (Championship) have lost their last six games at home, the longest current streak of any team.

Whitehawk (NL South) have lost their last 10 games away from home, the longest streak of this sort this season

Billericay Town (Isthmian Prem) are on the longest current unbeaten streak, having not lost in their last 16 matches. This now represents the longest unbeaten streak of the season.

Wrexham (National League) are proving difficult to beat at home (unbeaten in 11) while Salford City (NL North) are proving just as hard to beat on their travels (unbeaten in 10).

Whitehawk (NL South) are on the longest current streak without winning, having not tasted victory in 20 matches.

Whitehawk (NL South) have conceded a goal in their last 20 matches, the longest such streak this season.

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