Karsten Thot

Weeky stats recap contributor for EPL Index. Critiques or conversation welcome at @kpthot.

EPL Talking Points | van Persie, Collins, Mirallas, Aguero e Nuovo Sunderland

EPL Talking Points | van Persie, Collins, Mirallas, Aguero e Nuovo Sunderland

EPL Talking Points | van Persie, Hazard, Guzan, Gardner, & de Guzman

EPL Talking Points | van Persie, Hazard, Guzan, Gardner, & de Guzman

Welcome to a weekly article on EPLIndex.com examining some of the statistical Talking-Points from the Premier League fixture week. This week Karsten looks at van Persie's drought, the supreme Eden Hazard, Guzan Vs Given, stalwart Craig Garner and De Guzman's passing. All of the Talking Points are below. van Persie Again Fails to Net For the sixth time in Manchester United’s last seven fixtures Robin van Persie failed to find the net leading to a flood of drought proclamations from …
Premier League Talking Points | Super Jan, Lucas, Lukaku, Remy & Benteke

Premier League Talking Points | Super Jan, Lucas, Lukaku, Remy & Benteke

Welcome to a weekly article on EPLIndex.com examining some of the statistical Talking-Points from the Premier League fixture week. This week Karsten looks at Super Jan, Lucas Leiva, Lukaku, Benteke, Remy and Norwich City. All of the Talking Points are below.  Super Jan for So-so Spurs It’s safe to say many expected a former Ajax player to be the greatest offensive threat in this fixture, but it is unlikely many expected that player to be Jan Vertonghen. The Belgian international …
EPL Talking Points | Spurs-Arsenal, Kagawa, Schneiderlin & Vaz Te

EPL Talking Points | Spurs-Arsenal, Kagawa, Schneiderlin & Vaz Te

A weekly article on EPLIndex.com examining some of the statistical talking points from the Premier League fixture week. This week Karsten looks at Arsenal's high line, Carrick's passing, the promise of Schneiderlin and Vaz Te's craft.  Arsenal Pay High Price for a High Line Examining the location of Tottenham and Arsenal’s interceptions from Sunday’s game at White Hart Lane excellently illustrates the drastically different defensive approaches taken by the two sides. While Tottenham were content to sit back and absorb …
Premier League Talking Points | Bale, Wigan, Kamara, Rodwell & Lampard

Premier League Talking Points | Bale, Wigan, Kamara, Rodwell & Lampard

Writer Karston Thot begins a weekly article on EPLIndex.com where he will look at some of the statistical talking points from the Premier League games on the weekend.  Bale Lethal from Anywhere Late game heroics from Gareth Bale allowed Spurs to come away from Upton Park with three points. Nearly as remarkable as Bale’s current brilliant form is his seeming ability to score just as easily from 25 yards out as inside the box. Of Bale’s 15 league goals, 6 …