Fulham have today added their name to the list of clubs linked with Bournemouth‘s Callum Wilson. His name had previously been discussed in connection with Tottenham, whose fans seem unimpressed with the rumoured £30m asking price. West Ham and Newcastle are reportedly also eager to sign the forward to add a new dynamic to their attack.

We wrote last week about the curse on Bournemouth’s forwards. Specifically, how all of whom bar Callum failed to deliver goals for them in the Premier League. So, should Bournemouth chose to sell seemingly the one forward who performed them, what numbers could a club expect from the 28-year-old striker?

Callum Wilson linked to Fulham: Last Five Years

Breakdown of Callum Wilson's attacking numbers from his last 5 seasons at Bournemouth. Data as of Thu, 20 August 2020.
Breakdown of Callum Wilson’s attacking numbers from his last 5 seasons at Bournemouth. Data as of Thu, 20 August 2020.

Callum Wilson linked to Fulham: Finishing Analysis

Perhaps the most interesting thing to takeaway from the above, is that every goal Wilson has scored this season has been from a big chance. He scored eight from fifteen big chances this season.

He also has a perfect split of shots between each foot, with seventeen on each foot. Although, he is clearly more efficient and effective with his right.

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