Player Stats Comparsion: Eriksen v Sigurdsson

Player Stats Comparsion: Eriksen v Sigurdsson

In the lead up to last weekend’s match between Swansea and Tottenham, many Spurs fans were looking at the form of Gylfi Sigurdsson and questioning whether the club made the right decision selling him. The player that has assumed the playmaker role at Tottenham this season – and most of this calendar year – is Christian Eriksen. It is well-known that he is a player with lots of ability, but he hasn’t grabbed the headlights like Sigurdsson has managed to …
Gylfi Sigurdsson Enjoys Impressive Start to Swansea Return

Gylfi Sigurdsson Enjoys Impressive Start to Swansea Return

With the first international break already upon us, it is time to reflect on the teams and players who have started the season well and whether they can continue that form throughout the campaign. One player in this category is Gylfi Sigurdsson. Having moved back to Swansea from Tottenham in the summer after a loan spell 2 years ago, Sigurdsson has fitted into the Garry Monk’s with absolute ease. After 3 league matches, Sigurdsson has already matched his season best …
Gylfi Sigurdsson Joins Spurs | Stats Comparison to Spurs & LFC Players

Gylfi Sigurdsson Joins Spurs | Stats Comparison to Spurs & LFC Players

There was a lot of surprise that Gylfi Sigurdsson would choose to join Spurs over Liverpool as Gylfi's previous manager, Brendon Rodgers, is now at the helm at Anfield. Everyone thought it was a foregone conclusion however Spurs have trumped the Merseyside giants and attracted the former Swansea star to White Hart Lane (More money? Better squad? Top four side? Villas Boas? All of the above?). Should we be surprised though? Spurs have consistently finished above Liverpool in the last …