Granit Xhaka donated a spectacular performance in Arsenal’s 3-0 win over Newcastle United in the 19th week of the Premier League.
The Albanian midfielder, in addition to being highly praised, also had impressive statistics in this triumph of The Gunners.
Xhaka managed to be key in the victory of the Artillery with passes, interruptions of actions, duels won and so on:
First in ball recovery,
112 touches of the ball,
95 percent of affected balls (more than any other teammate),
93 percent accuracy of passes,
Six of the seven long successful balls,
Three out of three complete dribbles
Only 10 percent lost possession of the ball,
Two successful interventions,
Five out of eight duels won,
He was never dribbled during the meeting.
Mikel Arteta before the meeting with Newcastle had highly praised Xhaka for the contribution he is giving in the last meetings, describing him as a phenomenal player. /Telegraph/