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Dempsey breaks Brian McBride's record

Updated: December 5, 2011, 6:00 PM ET
By Paul Carr, ESPN Stats & Information

With his 37th career Premier League goal Monday against Liverpool, Clint Dempsey broke Brian McBride's American record of 36 EPL goals. Here are five more notes on Dempsey's rise to the top of the American chart:

• Dempsey needed 161 games to score his 37 league goals. That's 14 more matches than McBride played en route to scoring 36. The only other American with double-digit Premier League goals is Roy Wegerle, who tallied 13 times with Blackburn and Coventry City between ...

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