SINSHEIM, GERMANY - NOVEMBER 10: Reiss Nelson of TSG 1899 Hoffenheim celebrates after scoring his team`s second goal during the Bundesliga match between TSG 1899 Hoffenheim and FC Augsburg at Wirsol Rhein-Neckar-Arena on November 10, 2018 in Sinsheim, Germany. (Photo by Christian Kaspar-Bartke/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Reiss Nelson breaks record held by Liverpool star after goal against Hertha Berlin

Reiss Nelson has become the youngster TSG Hoffenheim player to score seven Bundesliga goals, after his effort against Hertha Berlin over the weekend.
HUDDERSFIELD, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 09: Unai Emery, Manager of Arsenal reacts during the Premier League match between Huddersfield Town and Arsenal FC at John Smith's Stadium on February 9, 2019 in Huddersfield, United Kingdom. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)

Unai Emery’s first-choice XI since arriving at Arsenal becomes clear

It may not seem like it at times but Unai Emery has a first-choice Xi that many will find surprising.
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 01: Sokratis Papastathopoulos of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Newcastle United at Emirates Stadium on April 01, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Arsenal star most carded more than any other Premier League player in his position

Sokratis has picked up more yellow cards than any other centreback in the Premier League.
Arsenal's Spanish head coach Unai Emery gestures to Arsenal's German midfielder Mesut Ozil (L) on the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Manchester City at the Emirates Stadium in London on August 12, 2018. (Photo by Glyn KIRK / AFP)

Mesut Ozil stats show marked improvement in miles, sprints, recoveries, passes & more

Mesut Ozil's stats from his last four games are showing a marked improvement when compared to his stats from earlier in the season.
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 01: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (14) and Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal celebrate victory after the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Newcastle United at Emirates Stadium on April 01, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Arsenal set goal conversion record this season

This season, Arsenal have the highest shot conversion rate in the Premier League since records began back in 1996.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 10: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Manchester United at Emirates Stadium on March 10, 2019, in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Stats prove Arsenal striker is the most dangerous in the Premier League

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is top of the Premier League for expected goals this season, proving it's no accident that he's up with the top scorers in the division.
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 13: Joe Willock of Arsenal during the UEFA Europa League Group E match between Arsenal and Qarabag FK at Emirates Stadium on December 13, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Marc Atkins/Getty Images)

Arsenal teenager is WhoScored's 2nd-highest rated in the Europa League this season

Arsenal's Joe Willock is WhoScored's second-highest rated teenager in the Europa League this season, and he's the fourth-highest rated player overall.

Arsenal lead Europe's top five leagues in this embarrassing statistic

Arsenal have committed nine errors leading to an opposition goal this Premier League season, the joint-most of any team in Europe's top-five leagues.
Arsenal's Spanish head coach Unai Emery gestures on the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal at Wembley Stadium in London, on March 2, 2019. (Photo by Daniel LEAL-OLIVAS / AFP)

Arsenal's top 5 players of the season so far

With just a couple of months left of the 2018/19 season, let's have a look at Arsenal's top five players of the campaign according to the stats.

Only Liverpool have improved more this season than Arsenal as Tottenham stagnate

Title challengers who are improving year on year? That’s what the media tell us about Tottenham but the truth is they’ve stagnated, collecting the same number of points in 18/19 after 30 games as they did in 17/18.

Arsenal star just three goals away from scoring against every Premier League team

Alexandre Lacazette only needs to score against three more teams to have a goal against every club in the Premier League since joining Arsenal.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 01: Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Fulham FC at Emirates Stadium on January 1, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

This Arsenal star has scored more winning goals than anyone in the PL

Alexandre Lacazette has more winning goals than anyone else in the Premier League this season, surpassing Mohamed Salah with his ninth at the weekend.
Lille's French defender Fode Ballo-Toure (R) vies with Angers' French midfielder Jeff Reine Adelaide during the French L1 football match Lille vs Angers on February 24 2018 at the Pierre Mauroy stadium in Villeneuve d'Ascq, northern france. ( / AFP PHOTO / PHILIPPE HUGUEN / Getty Images)

Former Arsenal youngster now 8th-best dribbler in Europe: Shouldn't have sold him?

Jeff Reine-Adelaide completes the eighth-most successful dribbles per minute in the top five European leagues, according to statistics released this week.
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 21: Unai Emery, Manager of Arsenal celebrates his team's first goal, an own goal scored by Zakhar Volkov of FC BATE during the UEFA Europa League Round of 32 Second Leg match between Arsenal and BATE Borisov at Emirates Stadium on February 21, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Analysis predicts Arsenal's final league position: Fans will be happy

Arsenal are the most likely team to finish fourth this season, ahead of Manchester United and Chelsea, according to a prediction by GoalImpact.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 12: Aaron Ramsey of Arsenal acknowledges the fans following his sides defeat in the Premier League match between West Ham United and Arsenal FC at London Stadium on January 12, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Top 20 list highlights possible summer Ramsey replacements

On Monday, news broke that Aaron Ramsey had signed a pre-contract agreement to join Juventus this summer, meaning Arsenal now have to get going on finding a replacement.
SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 28: Lucas Perez of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Southampton and Arsenal at St Mary's Stadium on January 28, 2017 in Southampton, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

One-hit wonders: 20 players who scored just once for Arsenal

Did you know there are 20 players who have only scored one Premier League goal for Arsenal?
BOURNEMOUTH, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 25: Unai Emery, Manager of Arsenal looks on prior to the Premier League match between AFC Bournemouth and Arsenal FC at Vitality Stadium on November 25, 2018 in Bournemouth, United Kingdom. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

Unai Emery’s Premier League start better than Jurgen Klopp, Mauricio Pochettino and Jose Mourinho

Unai Emery might be coming in for a bit of criticism but his record at Arsenal in his first set of games is better than the media's darling, Mauricio Pochettino, Jurgen Klopp, Maurizio Sarri and Jose Mourinho.

Arsenal most efficient side in England narrowly beating Tottenham

Arsenal are the most efficient side in England in front of goal and one of the top 15 sides across Europe.

Worrying stat proves Arsenal's pressing game has disappeared

Arsenal aren't pressing teams high up the field as much as they did in the early part of the season, according to data from Football Whispers.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 19: Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Chelsea FC at Emirates Stadium on January 19, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Arsenal get booked more for diving than Tottenham or Liverpool

Arsenal have had more players booked for diving this season despite not actually being a side that dives that often.

Arsenal star makes more errors leading to goals than any other Premier League player

Granit Xhaka may have shown marked improvement since the arrival of Unai Emery but the Swiss midfielder still makes more errors that lead to goals than any other player in the Premier League.
CARDIFF, WALES - SEPTEMBER 02: Lucas Torreira of Arsenal sits on the bench before the Premier League match between Cardiff City and Arsenal FC at Cardiff City Stadium on September 2, 2018 in Cardiff, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Chelsea, Crystal Palace and Arsenal men most fouled in Premier League

The top two most fouled players in the Premier League might not come as any surprise when you hear their names, but you might not be expecting Arsenal’s enforcer to be on the list.
Sevilla's Argentinian midfielder Ever Banega (L) vies for the ball with Real Valladolid's Spanish defender Fernando Calero (R) during the Spanish league football match Sevilla FC against Real Valladolid FC at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan stadium in Sevilla on November 25, 2018. (Photo by CRISTINA QUICLER / AFP)

Stats explain Arsenal's Banega pursuit: But should they have kept these 2 stars?

Statistics for the first half of the season suggest Arsenal should perhaps have held onto a couple of players a little longer, and that Ever Banega would be a better signing than some think.
Jul 1983: Tony Woodcock (left) and Charlie Nicholas of Arsenal sit on a bench at Highbury in London. Credit: Adrian Murrell/Allsport

Tottenham 1 game from equalling Arsenal record, DVD imminent

Tottenham’s win at Everton on Sunday took them to within one game of pinching an Arsenal record that will no doubt see the club release another DVD.

Arsenal win more points when midfield favourite doesn’t start

Matteo Guendouzi has been winning all the plaudits this season but Arsenal actually collect more points when he doesn’t start games.
SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 16: Charlie Austin of Southampton scores his team's third goal as Bernd Leno of Arsenal reaches for the ball during the Premier League match between Southampton FC and Arsenal FC at St Mary's Stadium on December 16, 2018 in Southampton, United Kingdom. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Arsenal lead the league in this embarrassing statistic

Arsenal have made more individual errors leading to goals than any other team since the start of last season, according to statistics from WhoScored.
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 03: Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal celebrates after he scores his sides first goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Liverpool FC at Emirates Stadium on November 3, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Stats show Arsenal forward is the second best finisher in Europe

Analysis of shot statistics released this month puts Alexandre Lacazette as the second-best finisher in Europe, behind only Lionel Messi.
SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 16: Unai Emery manager / head coach of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Southampton FC and Arsenal FC at St Mary's Stadium on December 16, 2018 in Southampton, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Arsenal 1 game from equalling unwanted West Ham & Norwich record

You might have heard that Arsenal have yet to lead at halftime during any Premier League game this season, but did you know they are just one game away from holding the record?

Stat proves much-criticised Arsenal star is invaluable to the team

Granit Xhaka has played more passes into the final third this season than any other outfield player, proving his worth to Arsenal alongside midfield partner Lucas Torreira.
English referee Paul Tierney shows a yellow card to Arsenal's German defender Shkodran Mustafi (L) for simulation during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Huddersfield Town at the Emirates Stadium in London on December 8, 2018. (Photo by Daniel LEAL-OLIVAS / AFP)

Arsenal set unwanted new record against Huddersfield

Arsenal apparently set a new record against Huddersfield on Saturday and it’s one they won’t want to keep.
English referee Paul Tierney shows a yellow card to Arsenal's Swiss midfielder Granit Xhaka (L) during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Huddersfield Town at the Emirates Stadium in London on December 8, 2018. (Photo by Daniel LEAL-OLIVAS / AFP)

Are Arsenal nastier under Emery than Wenger?

Under Arsene Wenger Arsenal were said to be ‘too nice' so are they any nastier under Unai Emery?
BOURNEMOUTH, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 25: Unai Emery, Manager of Arsenal looks on prior to the Premier League match between AFC Bournemouth and Arsenal FC at Vitality Stadium on November 25, 2018 in Bournemouth, United Kingdom. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

Arsenal top the league in this stat and prove Unai Emery's prediction right

Arsenal's players have run more miles than any other team's in the Premier League, proving Unai Emery right in his promise from earlier this year.
Arsenal's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang celebrates on the pitch after the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur at the Emirates Stadium in London on December 2, 2018. - Arsenal won the game 4-2. (Photo by Adrian DENNIS /

First time since 2007: Stat proves just how deadly Arsenal star is becoming

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's goalscoring form this season has boosted him to the summit of the top-scorers chart and the stats show he's more clinical than ever.
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 03: Lucas Torreira of Arsenal warms up prior to the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Liverpool FC at Emirates Stadium on November 3, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arsenal must start this star if they want to win North London derby

Lucas Torreira is fast becoming one of the most crucial parts of this Arsenal team, and the stats suggest Unai Emery needs to keep starting him if he wants to keep this unbeaten run going.
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 21: Referee Mike Dean looks on prior to the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Crystal Palace at St. James Park on October 21, 2017 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

Does Mike Dean really like Tottenham more than Arsenal?

It is fun to believe that your club is on the wrong end of a conspiracy, be it from the referees, the media or other authorities but, for the most part, they just don’t exist.

Stat comparison: Aubameyang both scores and assists more than Tottenham rival Kane

The North London derby always brings with it rivalries all over the pitch, but the most closely contested battle this season is probably between the two teams' strikers.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 20: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal shoots during the UEFA Europa League Group E match between Arsenal and Vorskla Poltava at Emirates Stadium on September 20, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Henry Browne/Getty Images)

FC Vorskla Poltava v Arsenal: Stats, trivia & more

All being well, Arsenal will face FC Vorskla Poltava on Thursday night in Kiev, so let's look at some stats and facts ahead of that game.

Aubameyang at Arsenal v Aubameyang at Dortmund, Mo Salah & Harry Kane

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is scoring and assisting at around the same rate as during his time at Borussia Dortmund when he was on fire.
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 03: Lucas Torreira of Arsenal warms up prior to the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Liverpool FC at Emirates Stadium on November 3, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

What Arsenal's post-international break record means for Bournemouth clash

Saturday's Daily Telegraph Sport put together a ranking of the big six sides by their win percentage after an international break, so let's take a look at where Arsenal fit in.
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 08: Unai Emery, Manager of Arsenal gives a thumbs up during the UEFA Europa League Group E match between Arsenal and Sporting CP at Emirates Stadium on November 8, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Arsenal's top 10 players of the season so far

Three months and three international breaks into the season, let's have a look at Arsenal's top performers for the campaign so far, according to WhoScored's analysis.