Ahead of Liverpool's first game of 2016 today, take a look back at a selection of interesting facts and figures from the previous 12 months courtesy of club statistician Ged Rea.

44,720 - the biggest attendance witnessed at Anfield in 2015, against Leicester City on the first day of the year

156 - the number of substitutes used during the calendar year, the most being Jordon Ibe (17)

96 - the minute of Liverpool's latest goal - Divock Origi against West Bromwich Albion

72 - the Reds’ total of goals scored in all competitions

68 - the highest numbered shirt worn by a Liverpool player, Pedro Chirivella

58 - the total number of games Liverpool played in 2015

53 - the percentage of wins overseen by Jürgen Klopp in his opening 17 games in charge

38 - the number of players used in all competitions

28 - the number of wins recorded in all games played

23 - the number of times Liverpool prevented the opposition from scoring

20 - different scorers the Reds had in league and cup

16 - clean sheets kept by Simon Mignolet, more than any other goalkeeper in the Barclays Premier League

11 - number of goals netted by the Reds’ leading scorer in league and cup, Philippe Coutinho

10 - goals scored by substitutes during 2015

7 - the number of captains used: Gerrard, Henderson, Lucas, Milner, Sakho, Skrtel, Toure

5 - the number of successive victories recorded in the Premier League, February to March

3 - red cards issued to Liverpool players, namely Steven Gerrard, Emre Can and Philippe Coutinho