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James Crawley

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Posted Wednesday, January 29th 2020

Numbers game: Reading (A)

We break down the statistics from City's 1-0 away win against Reading.

Jamie Paterson met Niclas Eliasson's cross in the second-half strike in what would prove to be the vital goal.

Reading came at City late on but some heroic and committed defending kept the Royals at bay, as the Robins went on to secure a third consecutive win and clean sheet.

TEAM STATS

  • Shots: 11
  • Goals: 1
  • Total passes: 439
  • Pass success rate: 77%
  • Aerials won: 30
  • Tackles: 17
  • Interceptions: 14
  • Clearances: 38
  • Possession: 49%

Key performer: Nathan Baker

  • Tackles: 2
  • Tackles percentage: 100%
  • Clean sheet
  • Clearances: 10
  • Aerials won: 11
  • Touches: 65
  • Passes: 44
  • Pass success rate: 75%
  • Opta rating: 8.35

ON THE BALL

  • Most passes: Josh Brownhill 63
  • Best pass accuracy: Ashley Williams 90%
  • Most touches: Jack Hunt 79

DEFENSIVE DUTIES

  • Most tackles: Jamie Paterson 5
  • Most interceptions: Andreas Weimann 4
  • Most clearances: Baker 10