5 Stats | Swansea vs. Sunderland

5 Stats | Swansea vs. Sunderland

[caption id="attachment_2903" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Rodgers looks on"][/caption] So it’s back to a strange normality for Swansea City FC as they return to Premier League action with the visit of Sunderland to the Liberty, after a humbling at the hands of Shrewsbury, Swansea need a boost, and a result here would certainly be welcome. So what are the five in this first of a regular article on EPL Index? 1) Danny Graham averaged a goal every 2.16 on target in the Watford …
Possession without the Edge | Swansea vs Wigan Athletic

Possession without the Edge | Swansea vs Wigan Athletic

The Liberty Stadium opened its doors to the Premier League with the visit of Wigan Athletic on a grim (Weather wise) but nevertheless [caption id="attachment_3222" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Swansea City In Action at the Liberty"][/caption] enthralling day.  Possession, A Penalty and a consequent save can sum up the main headlines of the game but that statistics provide an insightful look into Swansea’s attack. Monday night saw a Swansea that for the first thirty minutes seemed confident in possession, however as the …
Who other than Adel? QPR's Dilemma

Who other than Adel? QPR's Dilemma

[caption id="attachment_999" align="alignright" width="220" caption="Adel Taarabt - Star Player"][/caption] It seemed for almost the entire summer and for weeks before that as Queens Park Rangers surged towards the Championship and more importantly the Premier League that Adel Taarabt would not be there to guide them into the unknown. The often fantastic but infuriating midfielder at times appeared to on his own destroy opponents with skills beyond the division he played in. However with the news of Taarabt’s departure seemingly put …
Who will Score the Swansea City Goals?

Who will Score the Swansea City Goals?

With every new promotion team the question is always asked, who will score the goals? In the past it has come down to a person or [caption id="attachment_1619" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Swansea Celebrate at Wembley"][/caption] persons to keep the team afloat and keep them up, so who are those for Swansea? and will it be enough? Swansea City FC is unique in the fact they are a low scoring but an enjoyable team to watch, the defence is tight with only …