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Grant Holt scored his fourth goal in three games to earn Norwich a point at Everton

Norwich out ran Everton by 62.6 miles to 61.6 miles in that game

It was Holt’s 7th goal of the season overall and makes him Norwich’s top ranked player in the EA SPORTS Player Performance Index

Holt’s goals have come from 21 efforts meaning he has converted a third of his efforts into goals so far this season and got two thirds of shots on target. Holt covered 5.41 miles in the game against Everton.

Zack Whitbread has spoken out about his delight at getting a second chance at Premier League success. Whitbread covered 5.42 miles against Everton and 4.55 miles against Newcastle in his return from injury. Whitbread has made 21 defensive contributions so far this season across tackles, blocks, interceptions and clearances

John Ruddy made nine saves for Norwich against Everton, the joint highest number last weekend

Stephen Hunt put Wolves ahead before going on to a 2-1 defeat against stoke in their last Premier League outfit

Hunt’s goal was his third of the season from 19 efforts at goal

Matt Jarvis won the penalty for Hunt to convert and is now Wolves’ top ranked player in the EA SPORTS Player Performance Index in 55th place

Jarvis has 5 assists to his name this season and has delivered 60 crosses, behind only Luis Nani for the most crosses delivered in the Barclays Premier League this season

Blackburn suffered a 2-1 defeat at the hands of West Brom in their last Barclays Premier League fixture

Scott Dan scored the equaliser for Blackburn in that game before West Brom scored a late winner

That was the defender’s first Barclays Premier League goal of the season, although he has contributed an impressive 35 clearances, 12 blocks and 26 interceptions at the back

Despite losing to West Brom Blackburn out ran their rivals by 64.65 miles to 63.22 miles, with Mauro Formica covering the most ground with 6.87 miles

Struggling Bolton also tasted defeat in their last Barclays Premier League game with a 2-0 reverse at Fulham

Young defender Marcus Alonso covered the most ground in that game with of his team’s total 61.48 miles

Chris Eagles has now had 40 attempts at goal this season with an impressive 31 on target, the 6th highest number of shots for a midfielder in the EA SPORTS Player Performance Index

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