David Moyes must deploy Manchester United’s metronome against Swansea
Manchester United, averaging 53% possession per game so far this season, are accustomed to having lots of the ball. Swansea City, their opponents for their weekend home fixture, are accustomed to seeing more of it, however, averaging 56% possession per game, making them–statistically–the league’s most dominant side. In their recent 2-1 FA Cup victory at [...]The post Lesson Learnt: Why Moyes Must Deploy Man Utd’s Metronome Against Swansea appeared first on Squawka News.
Top 5 passers in the English Premier League 2013-14
Having crossed the halfway stage of the Premier League over the festive period, here’s a look at the top passers in the league based on the total number of successful passes made by the players so far this season. (Stats Source: Squawka) 5. José Cañas (Swansea): 986 The Spaniard arrived from Real Betis this summer, […]The post Ramsey, Yaya Toure And 3 Swansea Stars Feature In The Top 5 Passers In EPL appeared first on SoccerSouls.
Man city must watch De Guzman as the citizens host Swansea
Manchester City – Swansea Date: Sunday 1st December Venue: Etihad Stadium KO: 4:10 pm Manchester City will look to continue their imperious home form in the Premier League when they take on Swansea at the Etihad on Sunday. Team News: Manchester City Vincent Kompany returned to training this week but given his run of injuries [...]The post Dangerman: Man City Must Watch De Guzman As The Citizens Host Swansea appeared first on Squawka News.
Swansea set to face former Liverpool forward in Europa League tie
Swansea City v Kuban Krasnodar Date: 24th October 2013 Venue: Liberty Stadium Time: 8:05pm Swansea City’s meeting with Kuban Krasnodar at the Liberty Stadium will mark a series of firsts. The Swans have never faced a Russian club in a competitive match, while Kuban, competing in European competition for the first time, have never come up against a [...]The post Swansea Set To Face Former Liverpool Forward In Europa League Tie appeared first on Squawka News.
Swansea 4- 0 Sunderland A second half flurry of goals saw Swansea breeze past Gus Poyet’s Sunderland at the Liberty City stadium. An own goal from Phil Bardsley set the ball rolling, before Jonathan De Guzman, Wilfried Bony and Chico Flores rounded-off a 4-0 victory. Key Stats: It’s clear to see Swansea’s dominance, as the [...]The post Swansea Complete Over 550 Passes As They Destroy Sorry Sunderland appeared first on Squawka News.
There were some big and well documented performances this weekend but a few others who snuck out of the spotlight. This is my Premier League team of the weekend. Team of the Weekend: Spurs Spurs win Team of the Week and thus this side is rendered in their colours. They weren’t great for a large [...]