Premier League

10 Things You NEED To Know Norwich City vs Swansea City

Norwich have built their campaign so far on an impressively fit squad, and they easily out ran a young Manchester United team in their last outing, covering 124.4km compared to United’s 122.9km

Bradley Johnson once again covered more ground than any other player with 12.5km

Johnson has been the motor behind the Norwich team this season, and their squad have covered by far the most ground of any club in the Barclays Premier League with 868.7km. Newcastle are second with 834.4km covered but have still covered 4% less ground than Norwich.

Leon Barnett is the top ranked Norwich player in the EA SPORTS Player Performance Index in 49th place. The defender scored his one goal of the season against Sunderland, and has also won every one of the ten tackles he has attempted while adding 9 clearances and 9 blocks

Marc Tierney is the next highest ranked player in 70th place, and has won 82% of the 17 tackles he has attempted

Steve Morison has expressed that club rivalries will resume when he returns from international duty with Wales to face Swansea. Morison has netted once this season from 11 attempts at goal, getting 55% of shots on target

Swansea took 5 Barclays Premier League games before they scored their first goal, but have since scored six in three games

Scott Sinclair has scored two of those goals from 16 efforts at goal, getting 50% on target.

New signing Danny Graham scored his first goals for the club against Stoke have previously had 14 efforts at goal, again getting 50% on target

Wales defender Ashley Williams is the Swans top ranked player in the EA SPORTS Player Performance Index and is ranked 38th. Williams has scored once from four attempts at goal and won 63% of tackles attempted. He has also made 10 clearances and 12 interceptions.

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