A quick statistical breakdown of the positional matchups in this Friday’s game between Toronto FC II and the Tampa Bay Rowdies.
Angelo Cavalluzzo (TOR): Cavalluzzo has stopped 82.8% of shots he has faced so far this season. He currently sits third in the USL in saves (24) and tied for first in clean sheets (3). Cavalluzzo has completed his long passes at a 37.2% completion rate.
Matt Pickens (TBR): Pickens has seen the bulk of the action in the Rowdies’ net this season. He has stopped 62.5% of the shots he has faced this season. He has recorded three clean sheets. Pickens has a 44.3% long pass completion rate.
Mitch Taintor (TOR): Taintor has been a rock on the outside of the Toronto FC II back three. Taintor currently has a 100% tackle success rate. He has recorded 29 interceptions and won duels at a 66.7% clip. He has also chipped in with a 71.3 pass completion percentage on 251 passes.
Neill Collins (TBR): The defender has a 100% tackle success rate and a 65.3% duels success rate. He has recorded 14 interceptions and 29 clearances. He has passed the ball at an 82% clip.
Luca Uccello (TOR): Uccello has made 147 passes at an 81% pass completion rate including 71.2% pass completion in the opponent's half. Uccello has created two chances in the five games he has played so far this season.
Joe Cole (TBR): Cole has sent 253 passes at an 83.8% completion rate this season. He has generated seven chances and recorded two assists. Cole has also recorded eight shots on target and converted twice.
Shaan Hundal (TOR): Hundal has been dangerous in limited playing time this season. The forward has generated four shots in 247 minutes. Three chances have been accredited to come directly from his distribution.
Georgi Hristov (TBR): Hristov has buried five goals on 15 shots. All five of his goals have come from inside the box. He has also generated 13 chances and added an assist.
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