Arsenal 2-0 Sp*rs: By the Numbers


533 – Passes by Sp*rs
455 – Passes by Arsenal
– Through balls attempted by Arsenal
– Through balls completed by Serge Gnabry¹ (of three attempted)
– Through balls by Gnabry for an assist¹
– Through balls completed by Sp*rs (of 4 attempted)
– Through balls completed by Jack Wilshere in all League games this season (leads Arsenal)
4/4 – Through ball accuracy by Gnabry in League and FA Cup play this season*
– Accurate through balls by Eriksen (of 2²)
– Key passes by Gnabry¹ (1 assist)
– Key passes per game average by Mesut Özil (third in the League)
– Key passes by Eriksen² (0 assists)
– Successful dribbles by Gnabry
– Turnovers by Gnabry
– Successful dribbles by Eriksen
– Turnovers by Eriksen¹
– Tackles by Gnabry¹ (tied with Monreal)
100,000 – Pounds sterling Arsenal paid for Gnabry
11,000,000 – Pounds sterling Sp*rs paid for Eriksen
– Dribbles by Jack Wilshere¹
– Number of times Jack was dispossessed
– Number of times Jack was fouled (number that Clattenburg actually called)¹
23 – Touches by each of Walcott and Soldildo
14 – Shots by Arsenal
– Shots by Theo Walcott¹ (2 0n goal)
– Shots by Soldildo² (0 on goal)
– Offsides by Walcott¹
– Offsides by Sp*rs (Adebayor, of course)
– Turnovers by Walcott¹
– Number of times Walcott was dispossessed
– Total dispossessed, turnovers, offsides by Soldildo
– Goals Walcott has scored from open play in the League this season
– Goals Soldildo has scored from open play in the League this season
– Interceptions by Koscielny¹
3.4 – Interceptions Koz averages per game (4th in the League)
11 – Clearances by Koscielny¹
6.5 – Clearances Koscielny averages per game in the League (leads Arsenal)
9000 – Numbers of away seats Sp*rs applied to have allocated for yesterday’s clash
5186 – Arsenal allocation for Sp*rs supporters yesterday reduced based on safety concerns
100 – Percent justified Arsenal were in allotting Sp*rs a reduced allocation based on safety concerns given the behavior of them lot
0 – Allocation Arsenal should give them in the future if they are unable to prevent their horrid fans from throwing missiles at injured players


*As far as I can tell, he’s only attempted 4 through balls all season and all have found their man
¹Lead both teams
²Lead just his team

All numbers today via Opta or my personal database

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