Reading 1-2 Villa stat pack: Quality quartet enjoy top figures
Statistics for Ashley Westwood, Andi Weimann, Ron Vlaar and Christian Benteke really stand out after the 2-1 win over Reading.
Westwood was the pass master, excelling in those categories while Weimann was at his industrious best with fab figures in creating openings.
Vlaar was a rock at the back with two category wins while Benteke was awesome in the air and in front of goal.
Special mention to Yacouba Sylla too who performed well in a host of categories.
Westwood was No.1 for passes with sixty-four successful out of seventy-one made. Sylla was No.2 with forty-two successful out of fifty-one made. Barry Bannan was No.3 with forty-two successful out of fifty made. Matt Lowton was No.4 with thirty-one successful out of thirty-nine made. Benteke was No.5 with thirty successful out of fifty made.
Westwood was No.1 for attacking third passes with fourteen successful out of eighteen made. Benteke was No.4 with eleven successful out of twenty-two made. Bannan was No.5 with eleven successful out of sixteen made.
Weimann was No.1 for chances created, with two - leading to one goal. Benteke was No.2 with three.
Weimann was No.1 for take-ons with two successful out of two attempted. Agbonlahor and Lowton were joint No.2 with one successful from one attempted.
Vlaar was No.1 for interceptions with six. Sylla was No.2 with five. Westwood was No.4 with four.
Vlaar was No.1 for clearances with eleven successful out of twenty-one made. Ciaran Clark was No.2 with seven successful from fifteen made. Baker was No.3 with three successful from nine made.
Benteke was No.1 for shots with four in total, two on target and one goal. Agbonlahor was No.2 with two in total, one on target and one goal. Weimann was No.4 with three in total and one on target.
Benteke was No.1 for aerial duels with sixteen successful from twenty-one made. Vlaar was No.3 with four successful from five made. Clark was No.5 with three successful from five made.
Benteke and Bannan were joint No.1 for fouls suffered with two.
Clark was No.1 for tackles with four successful out of five made. Baker was No.2 with three successful from five made.
Villa's No.1 successful pass combination - and No.1 overall in the game - was Westwood to Bannan with fourteen.
No.2 was Lowton to Sylla with twelve. Joint No.4 was Bannan to Westwood, Westwood to Baker and Sylla to Westwood with eleven.
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