Date: 7th August 2016 at 6:57pm
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Following the winning of the Community Shield, at Wembley this afternoon, when Leicester City were beaten 2-1, we`ve a few facts for you.

1 – Manchester United have won the Community Shield on 21 occasions, no other side can match this.

2 – Of those 21 wins, 17 have been outright victories whilst the other 4 have been shared.

3 – Manchester United have won the Community Shield on 6 of their last 7 appearances in it.

4 – Jesse Lingard is the first Manchester United player to score in the FA Cup Final and then the subsequent Community Shield since Eric Cantona back in 1996.

5 – When it comes to the Community Shield, it has been won by the FA Cup winners on the last three occasions.

6 – Jamie Vardy scored with Leicester City`s first shot on target.

7 – In the fixture today, Danny Drinkwater had the most touches – 97, the Leicester player also made the most passes – 79