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16:08 16 March 2012

Wes Hoolahan is third in the list for Canaries for overall distance covered with 130 miles covered.

Wes Hoolahan is third in the list for Canaries for overall distance covered with 130 miles covered.

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Norwich City are the team to have covered the greatest distance collectively in the Barclays Premier League this season, with 1879 miles in total.

Newcastle had led the table earlier in the the season, but have now slipped to sixth in the EA Sports Player Performance Index with 1811 miles.

David Fox covered the most ground in City’s 1-1 draw at home to Wigan last Sunday with 6.54 miles, as they outran Wigan by 62.35 miles to 59.41. Fox is now fifth in the Canaries’ distance charts, having covered 119.8 miles this season.

Wes Hoolahan’s third goal of the season, against Wigan, comes from a total of 26 shots at goal, with exactly half on target. Hoolahan is third in the list for Canaries for overall distance covered with 130 miles covered.

Hatem Ben Arfa, who scored for Newcastle in their 2-1 defeat at Arsenal on Monday, has three goals in the Premier League from 16 shots at goal.

Yohan Cabaye covered the most ground for Newcastle in that game with 5.27 miles as they outran Arsenal by 50.15 miles to 48.75.

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