The top level stats are pretty impressive: 3 Goals, 23 Attempts in total (best this season) and 652 completed passes. Swansea's 602 open play passes dwarfing Bolton's figure of 227.
The goal so soon after the sending off obviously had a huge impact on the game but throughout I found Bolton's approach quite strange. They pressed our defence at times but only with one or two players at a time. Pass - Pass - Pass and suddenly the balls with a Swans player in plenty of space.
With that level of control, the top two passers were Williams and Monk. Williams in particular showed an impressive range of passing and it's great to have a centre back who is comfortable pushing up towards midfield when the situation allows, this commits the opposition midfield creating space for the Swansea midfield. In total Williams made a huge total of passes (121) with only 9 being unsuccessful.
|Williams' Passing shows some excellent long-range passes and activity around the half way line. Blue: Successful passes|
|With little pressure on him, Vorm was able to complete short, straightforward passes without having to resort to higher risk long balls|
Twitter: @We_R_PL http://www.twitter.com/We_R_PL
Chalkboards/Match Stats: Created using http://www.guardian.co.uk/chalkboards