Statistical Analysis: How Important Was Yohan Cabaye to Newcastle?
Article courtesy of Newcastle Stats () Yohan “Dreamboat” Cabaye, our French maestro in midfield – intelligent on the ball, fantastic technique, the absolute professional. Just how important was he to Newcastle United? We’ll start off with his competitive record for us (all competitions); 93 apps, 18 goals, 15 assists – not underwhelming for a midfielder, but not exactly impressive. It’s when you begin to look at our ratios with/without Cabaye, and the work he did that did not make the headlines,