Search

Stat Attack - Newcastle United v Norwich City

16:08 16 March 2012

Wes Hoolahan is third in the list for Canaries for overall distance covered with 130 miles covered.

Wes Hoolahan is third in the list for Canaries for overall distance covered with 130 miles covered.

©Focus Images Limited www.focus-images.co.uk +447814 482222

Norwich City are the team to have covered the greatest distance collectively in the Barclays Premier League this season, with 1879 miles in total.

Newcastle had led the table earlier in the the season, but have now slipped to sixth in the EA Sports Player Performance Index with 1811 miles.

David Fox covered the most ground in City’s 1-1 draw at home to Wigan last Sunday with 6.54 miles, as they outran Wigan by 62.35 miles to 59.41. Fox is now fifth in the Canaries’ distance charts, having covered 119.8 miles this season.

Wes Hoolahan’s third goal of the season, against Wigan, comes from a total of 26 shots at goal, with exactly half on target. Hoolahan is third in the list for Canaries for overall distance covered with 130 miles covered.

Hatem Ben Arfa, who scored for Newcastle in their 2-1 defeat at Arsenal on Monday, has three goals in the Premier League from 16 shots at goal.

Yohan Cabaye covered the most ground for Newcastle in that game with 5.27 miles as they outran Arsenal by 50.15 miles to 48.75.

Related articles

1 comment

  • Even John Motson would find that nerdily tedious reading!

    Report this comment

    Mad Brewer

    Saturday, March 17, 2012

Other sport

Wed, 10:00
Lowestoft Town director of football Craig Fleming.

Craig Fleming’s hopes of a return to top level professional football have been dashed after he was caught in the latest managerial merry-go-round.

Mon, 10:04
Thetford v Whitton Picture by: Sonya Duncan

Norwich United are flying the Norfolk flag as they continue their charge at the summit of the Thurlow Nunn Premier Division.

Joe Woods on the ball for Swaffham during their 1-0 Norfolk Senior Cup win against Hempnall last weekend. Picture: Eddie Deane

Diss Town look to build on midweek cup success today when they host Norfolk rivals Fakenham Town in the Thurlow Nunn Eastern Counties Premier Division.

Friday, October 24, 2014
Lee Smith in action for Lowestoft against Oxford City.

Lowestoft Town forward Lee Smith admitted it was an “easy decision” to re-sign for the Blues, just 11 months after he had left Crown Meadow for Biggleswade.

Most Read

Wed, 10:00
Lowestoft Town director of football Craig Fleming.

Craig Fleming’s hopes of a return to top level professional football have been dashed after he was caught in the latest managerial merry-go-round.

Read more
Thursday, March 29, 2012
Action from Carlton Rangers' 2-1 win against Telecom Rovers. Picture: MICK HOWES

CLOSE contests in both the league and cup made it an intriguing day of action in the Notley’s Lowestoft and District League.

Read more
06:55
rugby

Swaffham’s players have held a clear-the-air meeting to help turn their troubled club’s fortunes around.

Read more
Friday, May 8, 2009

Mark Boggis

AFTER overseeing the most successful period in the history of Kirkley & Pakefield FC, Nick Shorten is looking forward to his new role at the Walmer Road outfit.

Read more
Yesterday, 06:30
John Bailey on the remodelled Glaven. Can it host sea trout in the future?

It was in my first incarnation as a writer for the Eastern Daily Press that, getting on for 40 years or so ago, I wrote about sea trout under the title, A Yard of Silver.

Read more

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 17°C

min temp: 15°C

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Lowestoft Journal e-edition today E-edition