7 Things You Need To Know: Everton vs Wolverhampton

  • Phil Jagielka excelled in his England performance against Spain at the weekend, and he and team mate Tony Hibberthave now won more tackles without losing a single one than any other player in the Barclays Premier League (18 each)
  • Jack Rodwell is another Everton player who has impressed for England in the international break. The young midfielder has scored twice from 14 attempts at goal and 71%on target and has won 78% of tackles attempted.
  • Rodwell has been in the top two players in the Everton team for distance covered in their last four games, covering 10,963metres against Newcastle and averaging 105.6 metres per minute across the season
  • Wolves’ Jamie O’Hara was named in the EA SPORTS Player Performance Index last week after scoring the opener in the 3-1 win against Wigan
  • O’Hara is now in the top 50 players in the EA SPORTS Player Performance Index for the season, ranked in 42nd place
  • O’Hara has had 35 attempts at goals so far this season, getting 80% on target making him the join third most accurate marksman in the Barclays Premier League
  • Wolves also contribute two of the top four crossers in the league, with O’Hara in 2nd and Matt Jarvis in 4th with 39 and 36 respectively

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