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11 Things You NEED To Know Sunderland vs West Brom

The Sunderland players covered a total of 123,881m (76.98miles) in Monday night’s 2-1 loss against Norwich City

The West Bromwich Albion players covered a total of 120,252m (74.72miles) during their 0-0 draw with Fulham last weekend

David Vaughan was the Sunderland player to cover the most ground (12,708m/7.90miles) during the game against Norwich City, closely followed by Craig Gardner (12,595m/7.83miles) and John O’Shea (11,859m/7.37miles)

Chris Brunt was the West Brom player to cover the most ground (12,393m/7.70miles) against Fulham, followed by Peter Odemwingie (11,934m/7.42miles) and Shane Long (11,895m/7.39miles)

Brunt was also the only player on the pitch against Fulham to cover over 10,000m during the game while the ball was in play. Brunt covered 10,236m (6.36miles) during this time

New signing Wes Brown was the Sunderland player to have the top speed measured during the game, being clocked at a fastest of 11.49 metres per second (25.70MPH)

Graham Dorrans was the West Brom player to be clocked with the fastest top speed (11.485 metres per second/25.69MPH) during the game against Fulham

Behind only Sergio Aguero’s total of 13, Sunderland’s Stephane Sessegnon is the Barclays Premier League player to have had the most shots off target (11).

Sessegnon has hit the target with only 38.89% of his shots this season

Despite dropping 13 places this week, Shane Long is still West Bromwich Albion’s highest ranked player on the EA SPORTS Player Performance Index

Long has two goals in 567 minutes of Barclays Premier League action this season has hit the target with 62.5% of all his shots up to now

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