Christian Eriksen and Diogo Dalot games by numbers vs Leicester City

Christian Eriksen and Diogo Dalot games by numbers vs Leicester City

Manchester United maintained their momentum against Leicester City and the likes of Diogo Dalot and Christian Eriksen impressed.

Man United defended their early 1-0 lead over Leicester and returned back to Old Trafford with an important win.

Jadon Sancho scored the match-winning goal early in the first half after he benefited from a sublime one-time pass from Marcus Rashford.

Eriksen was superb in the game and deserved a mention. According to many, his performance deserved to be the man of the match.

And below is the summary of his game by numbers against the Foxes, that’s according to StatmanDave.

100% aerial duels won
81% pass accuracy
69 touches
58 passes
16 final third passes
7 long balls
7 recoveries

Diogo Dalot was also impressive at the back and did well to silence Harvey Barnes from causing a damage down from his position.

The Portuguese star has been impressive this season so far and he provided the assist to Bruno Fernandes’ lone goal against Southampton last weekend.

Dalot’s game by numbers vs Leicester City

100% aerial duels won
78 touches
4 tackles won
4/7 long balls completed
1 clearance
1 interception

Manchester United will face Arsenal on Sunday in the Premier League and the Gunners are yet another different test for Erik ten Hag’s side.

Arsenal haven’t dropped a point in the league this season so far.