Top five stats from Spurs' win over Swansea - Christian Eriksen stars

Christian Eriksen

Following Tottenham's 2-1 victory over Swansea at the Liberty Stadium, we bring you all the best Opta Stats.

Tottenham boosted their hopes of European finish on Sunday following a dramatic 2-1 win away to Swansea City in the Premier League.

The visitors took the lead with just three minutes into the first-half when Harry Kane headed in from a corner. Swansea then leveled the score at the start of the second half from Wilfried Bony's precise finish.

Nevertheless, the Lilywhites snatched all three points with just minutes to spare as Christian Eriksen found the net from the edge of the 18-yard-box.

Here are the top five statistics from Sunday's encounter:

20 - Wilfried Bony has now scored 20 Premier League goals in 2014, more than any other player. The Ivorian has contributed to (scored or assisted) a goal in each of this last 5 appearances for Swansea. 

  MatchGoalsTotal ShotsMins Played
Wilfried Bony Swansea vs Tottenham 1 7 85

3 - Meanwhile, Harry Kane has now scored as many goals from open play in the league this season (3) as Roberto Soldado has since signing for Spurs. The Englishman's first-half strike was the first that the Swans have conceded in the opening 15 minutes this season.

89 - Three of Tottenham's last four Premier League away games have seen them score a winner in the 89th minute or later. Christian Eriksen provided the goods on Sunday, scoring his sixth of the season in the dying moments of the match.

  MatchGoalsTotal ShotsKey PassesMins Played
Christian Eriksen Swansea vs Tottenham 1 2 3 90

4 - The Dane has now been directly involved in four of Spurs' last five goals in the Premier League (3 goals and 1 assist). He recorded a goal and an assist in this victory, having managed three key passes and two shots.

87 - Jefferson Montero  found himself at the centre of the action. He accumulated more touches than any other player in this tie (102). He also fashioned two key passes and completed two dribbles to round-off an impressive performance.

  MatchTouchesDribblesKey PassesMins Played
Jefferson Montero Swansea vs Tottenham 87 6 2 90

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