Record away win
Against Metz, AS Monaco recorded their biggest ever win away from home (in either Ligue 1 or Ligue 2). It was only the second time the Monegasques had scored seven goals in an away match in Ligue 1. The first time was back on 4 February 1979, when they beat Paris FC (1-7).
Record goals scored after eight games
With 22 goals to their name, the Red & Whites have beaten their highest ever total scored after eight matches, surpassing the 20 goals clocked up at this stage of the 1957/1958 season.
2016/2017: 22 goals
1957/1958: 20 goals
1984/1985, 1981/1982, 1977/1978: 19 goals
Record points haul
With 19 points on the board after eight matches, AS Monaco are having their best start to a season since 2003/2004, equalling their performance that year.
2016/2017: 19 pts
2003/2004: 19 pts
2013/2014: 18 pts
— Ligue 1 (@Ligue1) 3 October 2016