MOTD Team of the Week - Interesting Stats!

Discussion in 'Sports' started by Acailler, Jan 12, 2013.

  1. Team of the day and stats:

    1. Julio Cesar made a league-high seven saves today, including four from inside the area.

    2. Nathaniel Clyne won possession of the ball with every tackle he made as Southampton managed a clean sheet at Villa Park.

    3. Michael Dawson completed a league-high 70 passes in the Premier League today, maintaining a 90% completion rate.

    4. Chico made seven tackles in Swansea’s 0-0 draw at Goodison Park, no player made more today, and won possession with six of them.

    5. Kyle Naughton also made a joint-high seven tackles today, as well as completing 86% of his attempted passes.

    6. Eden Hazard made more successful dribbles than any other player today (five) and also scored his first away goal in the league since November.

    7. Giorgios Karagounis scored with his only shot to give Fulham the lead, becoming only the eighth Greek player to net in Premier League history.

    8. Frank Lampard scored his 40th Premier League penalty, only Alan Shearer has more in the competition (56).

    9. Shaun Maloney misplaced just two passes all day and collected his fourth assist of the season.

    10. Romelu Lukaku was the only player to score more than once today and has now scored in six of his eight starts for the Baggies.

    11. Franco Di Santo had more shots on target than any other player today (four) and converted one of them for Wigan’s equaliser.
     
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