Manchester United start Boxing Day with a momentum building away win, and improve their impressive sequence on the road to having lost just twice in 21 Premier League matches.
Here are the stats from The KC Stadium:
- Tom Cleverley had 93 touches of the ball, the most in the game.
- Wayne Rooney led the game with 4 shots.
- Wayne Rooney and Tom Huddlestone each created 3 goal-scoring opportunities, the most in the game.
- Danny Welbeck completed 93% of his passes, a game-high.
- Patrice Evra won more aerial-duels than any other player (5).
- Tom Huddlestone led the game with 7 successful tackles.
- Jake Livermore and Jonny Evans each made 3 interceptions, a joint-high.
- Patrice Evra made 13 defensive-clearances, the most in the game.
- Tom Huddlestone attempted (9) and completed (3) more crosses than any other player.
- Chris Smalling attempted (14) and completed (10) more long-passes than any other player.
- Danny Welbeck completed 3 successful dribbles, the most in the game.
- Welbeck was also the game’s most-fouled player (3).
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