99 touches; 11 duels won: Kevin Stewart impressive for Liverpool against Watford

Kevin Stewart: By The Numbers:  : 20160509

The young midfielder shone in Liverpool's 2-0 win over Watford at Anfield.

Kevin Stewart: By The Numbers:  : 20160509Liverpool youngster Kevin Stewart was in fine form last weekend as his side beat Watford.

Liverpool hosted the Hornets at Anfield on Sunday looking to build on the positive vibes after the Reds' progression to the Europa League final.

They did just that, as goals from Joe Allen and Roberto Firmino saw them to a comfortable 2-0 victory.

With an eye on that European final, manager Jurgen Klopp made several changes to his side in order to keep things fresh.

One of those who came in was midfielder Kevin Stewart, and he put in an impressive display to boost his burgeoning reputation at the club.

As the table provided by Opta shows, he was heavily involved throughout in a top display.

  MatchAccurate PassPassing AccuracyWon TackleInterception WonDuel WonPoss Won Def 3rdBall RecoveryTouches
Kevin Stewart Liverpool vs Watford 69 92% 5 3 11 6 7 99

He posted 99 touches in total, the most of any Liverpool player on the day, with just four proving to be unsuccessful.

His passing was sublime throughout, as he managed 69 accurate passes, again the most of any Liverpool player, and he enjoyed an overall passing success of 92%.

Defensively he really shone, winning five tackles, three interceptions and 11 duels overall, each the highest tally in his team once more.

He also won the ball in the defensive third six times and posted seven ball recoveries, again a top score for his team, in a highly impressive display for him.

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