EFL Stats Gallery: Who was West Brom’s biggest threat? Who won the most aerial duels for Derby? | OneFootball
EFL Stats Gallery: Who was West Brom’s biggest threat? Who won the most aerial duels for Derby?
We’ve broken down all the key stats for you to digest, including; * shot maps * xT (expected threat) * pass networks * xG timelines * defensive duels * average positions and much more!
We also try to answer some questions for you with the visuals;
Who was West Brom’s biggest threat? Who won the most aerial duels for Derby?
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West Brom recorded a high xG of 2.71 while Derby had a very low xG of 0.14. West Brom attempted 22 shots on goal throughout the whole match. Derby only attempted four shots on target. West Brom had a ppda of 2.9 which means they only allowed an average of three passes by the Derby players before they attempted a defensive action.
West Brom put all they could into the game and tried to attack the Derby County. They attempted 22 shots and 49 crosses. Derby failed to get any noticeable numbers in terms of shots as well as crosses. Derby had more number of through pass attempts which indicates they were trying to look for a breakthrough with the help of counter attacks.
Furlong had the most number of attempts on goal and also had the highest xG than any other player on the pitch. The xT timeline indicates West Brom were creating a threat for the Derby defence frequently and dominated the game throughout. Derby had a decent phase towards the end of the first half when they created a few opportunities.
Derby failed to pass the ball around as they were chasing the ball for majority of the game. Whenever they won the ball, they were pressed by the West Brom players and gave the ball away easily.The pass zones indicate that West Brom made more use of the wider areas to get forward and put balls into the box. They flooded the opposition penalty box with crosses from either side of the pitch. Darnell Furlong attempted 13 crosses from the right flank while Adam Reach attempted 15 crosses from the left flank.
Derby County players had a better success rate in winning loose ball duels. Phil Jagielka won eight out of the nine loose ball duels he attempted.
Like their previous match against Millwall, West Brom failed to capitalise on the chances they created. Derby County played well as they dealt with the pressure of the continuous attacks by the Baggies.
If you want to download this stats report in a PDF you can do so here: EFL Championship Stats: West Bromwich Albion vs Derby County