Preston North End defeated Middlesbrough 4-1 to end the latter’s playoff hopes in the EFL Championship. Emil Riis Jakobsen’s brace, a strike from Alan Browne, and an own goal from Dael Fry were enough for the Lilywhites to emerge victorious. Paddy McNair of Middlesbrough was sent off in the 73rd minute.

We’ve broken down all the key stats for you to digest, including;
* shot maps
* xT (expected threat)
* pass networks
* xG timelines
* defensive duels
* average positions and much more!

We also try to answer some questions for you with the visuals;

What was Preston’s xG? How many passes into the penalty area did Middlesbrough complete?

To navigate the stats gallery, simply click on the numbers to move through the pages.

At the end of the gallery, you’ll be able to download the full PDF stats report.

EFL Championship Stats: Preston North End vs Middlesbrough