Premier League Fun Facts: Table Position
The most important aspect of the Premier League is where a team is positioned in the table so here is some trivia related to this most vital aspect.
This was the second season in a row that Stoke finished ninth in the league, it is the first time they’ve had two successive top half finishes since 1975. Meanwhile Chelsea set a new record for holding the top spot with 274 days at the top of the table.
At the other end of the table, Leicester City has spent longer at the bottom of the table, 140 days without being relegated, longer than any other side in Premier League history. Unfortunately for Everton they finished in the bottom half of the table for the first time since 2005/6 while Aston Villa has had their lowest finish since 1994/5.