Five interesting stats from West Brom v Manchester United: Di Maria, Wisdom feature

West Brom - The Hawthorns

West Bromwich Albion and Manchester United shared a tense 2-2 draw at the Hawthorns last night.

West Brom will be extremely frustrated this morning having seen their lead slip twice against Manchester United last night, with Louis van Gaal’s side battling hard for a 2-2 draw.

It was a result which didn’t drastically improve the fortunes of either side and they’ll both now be looking ahead to the weekend, with United’s focus on how they can possibly get a result in their game against Chelsea.

Here are five interesting stats from the game last night.

62.5% - The amount of possession United had over the 90 minutes. LvG will be frustrated they didn’t make more of their control.

  Total Scoring AttPlayed
Manchester United 22 1
West Bromwich Albion 8 1

22 – The number of shots United had during the game. Compared to West Brom’s eight, it’s a staggering difference.

  Aerial WonPlayed
Manchester United 14 1
West Bromwich Albion 3 1

14 – The number of aerial duels United won compared to three for West Brom. Sides may have to think twice before trying to hit United over the top.

87.1% - The passing accuracy of West Brom defender Andre Wisdom. The Liverpool loanee was the most accurate passer in his side against his parent club’s arch enemies.

3 – The number of shots Angel Di Maria had on target during the game. He had four attempts altogether.

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