2017-18 Streaks In English Football

13th Apr 2018 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; National League North; National League South; Northern Premier League; Southern Premier League and Isthmian Premier League. They are for the 2017/18 seasons only.

Data is current as of 13/04/18

Numerical Facts

Manchester City (Premier League) are the most prolific team, averaging 2.81 goals per game – 90 goals in 32 matches. They have been particularly prolific in front of their own fans where they have scored 53 goals in 16 matches – 3.31 per game.

Slough Town (Southern Premier League) are the countries top goal scorers, having found the net 101 times.

Luton Town (League Two) are the top scorers at home this season, having found the net 56 times.

Weymouth (Southern Premier League) are the top scorers away from home this season, having found the net 48 times.

Gosport Borough (Southern Premier League) have the worst defence, shipping on average 3.22 goals per game.

You are most likely to see a defensive shutout at Wigan Athletic (League One), who have kept 23 clean sheets in 40 matches – 57.5% of the time.

Wigan Athletic (League One) have the best clean sheet percentage when playing at home, keeping a clean sheet 70.0% of the time.

Manchester City (Premier League) have the best clean sheet percentage when playing away from home, keeping a clean sheet 56.3% of the time.

Manchester City (Premier League) have the best winning percentage of any side this season, having won 87.1% of league games they have been involved in.

Two sides remain unbeaten at home this season – Liverpool (Premier League) and Brackley Town (National League North).

Hereford (Southern Premier League) currently top the overall table this season, having gained 98 points so far this season.

Hereford (Southern Premier League) and King’s Lynn Town (Southern Premier League) currently top the home table this season, having gained 53 points on their own patch.

Wigan Athletic (League One) currently top the away table this season, having collected 44 points on their travels.

Kettering Town (Southern Premier League) and Slough Town (Southern Premier League) have found the net four or more times on 12 occasions already this season - more than any other club.

Dunstable Town (Southern Premier League) and Gosport Borough (Southern Premier League) have been beaten by four or more goals on 15 separate occasions so far this season – the most of any club.

Wanting to see goals? Head to matches involving Farnborough (Southern Premier League), where matches involving the side average 4.42 goals per game – the most of any side.

Streaks

Accrington Stanley (League Two) are on the longest current winning streak, having won their last seven league games in a row.

Accrington Stanley (League Two) are on the longest current winning streak at home, having won their last nine league games in a row.

Tottenham Hotspur (Premier League), Fulham (Championship) and Slough Town (Southern Premier League) are on the longest winning streak away from home, having won their last four away.

Farnborough (Premier League) are on the longest current losing streak, having lost their last seven league games in a row.

Gainsborough Town (National League North) are on the longest current losing streak away from home, having lost their last 11 league games in a row.

Fulham (Championship) are on the longest current unbeaten streak, having not lost in their last 20 league matches.

Fulham (Championship) and Farsley Celtic (Northern Premier League) are proving hard to beat on their travels, having not tasted defeat in ten league matches.

Blackburn Rovers (League One) are proving stubborn opponents as home, with the club unbeaten in front of their own fans in 18 league matches.

Gosport Borough (Southern Premier League) are on the longest current streak without winning, having not tasted victory in 21 league matches.

Burton Albion (Championship) have not won in front of their home fans in 17 league matches – the longest streak this season.

West Bromwich Albion (Premier League), Woking (National League) and Dorchester Town (Southern Premier League) are on the longest streak without winning away from home, having not recorded a win in 15 matches.

Solihull Moors (National League) have not conceded a goal in their last five league matches, the longest current streak of any team.

Tottenham Hotspur (Premier League), Dover (National League) and Weymouth (Southern Premier League) have not conceded a goal in their last four home league matches, the longest current streak of any team.

Dunstable Town (Southern Premier League) have conceded a goal in their last 31 league matches.

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