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Records from the 25 years of the Premier League

August 15 marks the 25th anniversary of the start of the first Premier League season and here, Press Association Sport looks at the records in the top flight since its rebranding.

(In career statistics, * represents an active Premier League player)

MOST TITLES

13 - Manchester United; 5 - Chelsea; 3 - Arsenal

MOST RELEGATIONS

4 - Crystal Palace, Middlesbrough, Norwich, Sunderland

MOST GOALS

Player, career: 260 - Alan Shearer; 198 - Wayne Rooney*; 187 - Andy Cole

Player, season: 34 - Andy Cole, 1993-94, Alan Shearer, 1994-95; 31 - Alan Shearer, 1993-94 and 1995-96, Cristiano Ronaldo 2007-08, Luis Suarez, 2013-14

Club, all-time: 1,856 - Manchester United; 1,698 - Arsenal; 1,645 - Chelsea

Club, season: 103 - Chelsea, 2009-10; 102 - Manchester City, 2013-14; 101 - Liverpool, 2013-14

FASTEST GOAL

10 seconds - Ledley King, Bradford v TOTTENHAM, 2000, Alan Shearer, NEWCASTLE v Manchester City, 2003; 11sec - Mark Viduka, Charlton v LEEDS, 2001

MOST APPEARANCES

632 - Ryan Giggs; 628 - Gareth Barry*; 609 - Frank Lampard

MOST CLEAN SHEETS (GK)

149 - Petr Cech*; 119 - Joe Hart*; 116 - Tim Howard

POINTS TALLY

Highest: 95 - Chelsea 2004-05; 93 - Chelsea 2016-17; 92 - Manchester United 1993-94 (42-game season)

Lowest: 11 - Derby 2007-08; 15 - Sunderland 2005-06; 17 - Aston Villa 2015-16

EVER-PRESENT CLUBS

Arsenal, Chelsea, Everton, Liverpool, Manchester United, Tottenham

MOST WINS

604 - Manchester United; 525 - Arsenal; 516 - Chelsea

LONGEST WINNING STREAKS

14 - Arsenal, February-August 2002; 13 - Chelsea, October-December 2016; 12 - Manchester United, March-August 2000

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