In the fifth round of a Premier League match that ended early this morning, West Brom drew 0-0 at home with Burnley and played the first Premier League game this season 0-0. This is the 47th game of the Premier League in the new season. According to statistics, This is the longest waiting for the first 0-0 game in Premier League history.
Since the Premier League playoffs, especially since the new season, the number of goals per game has hit record highs. In the first 46 Premier League games this season, a total of 171 goals have been scored, with an average of 3.72 goals per game. This is the highest number of goals per game in England’s top league since the 1960/61 season, and these 46 games None of the games were 0-0.
West Brom's home game against Burnley was the penultimate game of the fifth round and the 47th game since the start of the Premier League this season. As a result, the two sides fought for 90 minutes and a 0-0 draw.
According to Opta's statistics, this is the 0-0 game that the Premier League has waited the most for the start of the season.