Marcus Rashford: The ridiculous statistics…

Date published: Thursday 14th September 2017 8:45

We have previously detailed the ridiculous statistics produced by Cristiano RonaldoRomelu LukakuLuis SuarezLeicester, Manchester UnitedPaul PogbaHarry Kane and Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Now it’s time for that there boy wonder.

 

* Marcus Rashford has scored on his debut in the Premier League, Champions League, Europa League and League Cup for Manchester United, as well as his debut for England Under-21s and the England senior team.

* He also scored in his first Manchester derby, becoming the youngest scorer in the fixture in the Premier League era.

 

Most Premier League goals as a teenager

Michael Owen – 46
Robbie Fowler – 35
Wayne Rooney – 30
Nicolas Anelka – 19
Francis Jeffers – 17
Alan Smith – 17
Chris Bart-Williams – 14
Romelu Lukaku – 14
Raheem Sterling – 14
Emile Heskey – 13
Robbie Keane – 12
MARCUS RASHFORD (turns 20 in 48 days) – 12
Jermain Defoe – 11
Nick Barmby – 10
Kevin Gallen – 10
Kelechi Iheanacho – 10

 

Age at 10th Premier League goal

Michael Owen – 18y 1m 24d
Wayne Rooney – 18y 2m 4d
Francis Jeffers – 18y 8m 7d
Robbie Fowler – 18y 11m 4d
Alan Smith – 18y 11m 18d
Emile Heskey – 19y 4m 0d
Raheem Sterling – 19y 4m 12d
MARCUS RASHFORD – 19y 5m 6d
Robbie Keane – 19y 6m 7d
Kevin Gallen – 19y 6m 18d
Jermain Defoe – 19y 6m 20d
Nicolas Anelka – 19y 7m 11d
Ryan Giggs – 19y 8m 17d
Chris Bart-Williams – 19y 8m 24d
Romelu Lukaku – 19y 8m 29d
Nick Barmby – 19y 11m 11d
Kelechi Iheanacho – 19y 11m 14d

 

Fewest appearances to reach 10 Premier League goals as a teenager

Robbie Fowler – 18
Robbie Keane – 18
Francis Jeffers – 25
Michael Owen – 26
Alan Smith – 30
Kelechi Iheanacho – 30
Kevin Gallen – 32
Romelu Lukaku – 32
Jermain Defoe – 35
Emile Heskey – 36
MARCUS RASHFORD – 36
Nick Barmby – 37
Nicolas Anelka – 40
Ryan Giggs – 42
Wayne Rooney – 50
Raheem Sterling – 57
Chris Bart-Williams – 60

 

Most Premier League goals for Manchester United as a teenager

Wayne Rooney – 15
Ryan Giggs – 12
MARCUS RASHFORD (turns 20 in 48 days) – 12
Cristiano Ronaldo – 8
Adnan Januzaj – 4
Federico Macheda – 4
James Wilson – 3

 

* Marcus Rashford is the third-youngest England goalscorer of all-time, and the youngest to score in his first senior match.

* Marcus Rashford is the youngest player to represent England at a European Championships, beating Wayne Rooney’s 12-year record by four days.

* Marcus Rashford is the third-youngest Manchester United goalscorer in Premier League history, behind Federico Macheda and Danny Welbeck.

* Marcus Rashford is Manchester United’s youngest ever goalscorer in European competition (18y 117d), his brace against FC Midtjylland in February 2016 breaking George Best’s 51-year record (18y 158d).

* Marcus Rashford came runner-up to Portugal’s Renato Sanches in the Golden Boy award for best European player under the age of 21 in October 2016.

* Marcus Rashford made the most appearances of any Manchester United player in the 2016/17 season (53).

* Marcus Rashford has won four trophies in 77 games for Manchester United – one every 19.25 games.

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