The Downfall of Grant Holt | Stats Comparison

The Downfall of Grant Holt | Stats Comparison

After spending the last four years in Norfolk, Grant Holt has decided to plunge down to the Championship as he prepares to play for Wigan Athletic during the 2013/14 season. If it was the decision by those higher up in the hierarchy to get rid, you would say it is an understandable move. But after scoring 15 goals in the 2011/12 season, many were tipping Grant Holt to become a surprise inclusion in England's EURO 2012 squad. So, it's quite …

"Put me in, Coach" | Grant Holt compared to England strikers via stats

Norwich striker Grant Holt recently made headlines, when he criticized England manager Roy Hodgson’s team selection. Holt, an uncapped 31 year old from Carlisle, was coming off a season in which he had helped Norwich finish a surprising 12th in the English Premier League, bagging an impressive 15 goals in the process. While many players are often unjustly left out, Holt was not afraid to verbalize his displeasure with Hodgson. "I gave up on that, said Holt. I think I'll …
EPL Match Day 8 Heroes | Mata, Rooney, Noble, Sterling & Dzeko Stats

EPL Match Day 8 Heroes | Mata, Rooney, Noble, Sterling & Dzeko Stats

Although there are two matches left to be played on EPL Match Day 8 we thought we'd share some excellent performances of yesterday. We've picked out Juan Mata, Wayne Rooney, Mark Noble, Edin Dzeko, Grant Holt, Michu and John Arne Riise as the main stars of yesterday for each of the sides that won. EPLIndex picked out the real heroes and stand out performers as Juan Mata & Edin Dzeko. Taking their team from losing positions in difficult circumstances (Mata: …