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Who scored the most goals in the North London derby?  Interesting facts you need to know about the match Arsenal 4-2 Tottenham

Two goals from Pierre-Emerick Aubemayng inspired  a thrilling 4-2 north London derby victory for Arsenal over Tottenham Hotspur as they climbed above their local rivals in the Premier League table.

Here are interesting facts you need to know about the match.

  • Arsenal have converted each of their nine penalties against Spurs in the Premier League, with Aubameyang’s the first one taken since December 2006 (Gilberto Silva scored two)
  • No player has scored more Premier League North London derby goals than Harry Kane (8, level with Emmanuel Adebayor).
  • Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is the first player to score with 10 consecutive shots on target in the Premier League since October 2007 (Benni McCarthy for Blackburn).
  • Lucas Torreira is the fourth Arsenal player to score his first ever Premier League goal for the club in a match against Spurs, after Nicklas Bendtner, Mikael Silvestre and Per Mertesacker.
  • Spurs have had more red cards against Arsenal than any other opponent in the Premier League.
  • Tottenham have lost more points from winning positions in Premier League games against Arsenal than any side have against another in the competition’s history (40).

Source OptaJoe.

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