Wednesday, 23 November 2016

Wednesday, 23 November 2016

Walsall Are the Top West Midlands Side for Points-Per-Game in 2016

According to statistics, released by Sky Sports, Walsall and Birmingham City have the best points-per-game ratio of all West Midlands teams in 2016. With the Saddlers sitting above their Bluenosed rivals, having played more games over the year.
According to statistics, released by Sky Sports, Walsall and Birmingham City have the best points-per-game ratio of all West Midlands teams in 2016. With the Saddlers sitting above their Bluenosed rivals, having played more games over the year.

Jon Whitney's side, who have without a win in their last four league games, have been struggling for form over the last few months as they look to better last season's Play-Off reaching campaign.

The Saddlers sit 39th position in the table of points won per game in 2016 with an average of 1.41 points from 41 games.

Near-rivals Wolverhampton Wanderers are in 66th position with 1.15 points from 39 games. Birmingham City are 40th position, matching the PPG Saddlers' stats but with less games played (P:39 PPG:1.41), West Bromwich Albion are 77th (P:30 PPG:1.10), and Aston Villa sit in 90th position (P:36 PPG:0.86)

Meanwhile, our League One rivals Scunthorpe United, who are six points clear at the top of the table, have enjoyed a memorable 2016 giving them the best points-to-game ratio this year; 2.10 points from 41 games.

The highest ranking Premier League side are Tottenham Hotspur, who narrowly missed out on the Premier League title last season.

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