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9 Things You NEED To Know: Wolverhampton vs Swansea

Wolves’ suffered defeat at the hands of Black Country rivals West Brom last weekend and will be looking to bounce back

Wolves covered 12km in that game, with Karl Henry responding to a controversial week of criticism from fans by covering more ground than any other player on the pitch (12.403km)

Henry also had the top average speed for the team with 5.54mph

Matt Jarvis remains Wolves’ top ranked player in the EA SPORTS Player Performance Index in 56th place, followed closely by Stephen Ward in 59th place

Swansea also suffered defeat last weekend to fellow Premier League new boys Norwich

Swansea keeper Michel Vorm has stated that playing for Swansea is aiding his international ambitions, and despite conceding three against Norwich Vorm is the 9th ranked goalkeeper in the EA SPORTS Player Performance Index having made 39 saves in 8 appearances

Danny Graham scored in his second consecutive game against Norwich and rose 46 places on the EA SPORTS Player Performance Index to 165th. The striker’s two goals have come from 16 attempts at goal, of which 56% were on target

Neil Taylor won 7 tackles in the game against Norwich, more than any Swansea player has in a single game this season

Angel Rangel still tops the Swansea tackling chart overall, having won 24 tackles, 89% of those attempted

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