Championship’s top creators, dribblers, passers and more after 10 games

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Aston Villa, Leeds United and Nottingham Forest stars are among the best players in the Championship so far this season, according to statistics.

The Championship is now 10 games old, with fans starting to get a bearing on how their teams compare to last season.

We’ve looked at which players – who have played a minimum of 400 minutes – lead the way in a number of statistical categories.

Chances created per 90 mins

1. Pablo Hernandez – 2.9
2. Mo Barrow – 2.8
3. Said Benrahma – 2.6
4. Callum O’Dowda – 2.5
5. Lee Evans – 2.5
6. Jack Grealish – 2.5
7. Evandro – 2.4
8. Niclas Eliasson – 2.4
9. Mason Mount – 2.3
10. Lewis MacLeod – 2.3
11. Nahki Wells – 2.3

Successful dribbles per 90 mins

1. Gil Dias – 2.9
2. Gwion Edwards – 2.6
3. Joe Lolley – 2.6
4. Bradley Dack – 2.5
5. Said Benrahma – 2.4
6. Adlene Guediora – 2.4
7. Onel Hernandez – 2.3
8. Joao Carvalho – 2.2
9. Jack Grealish – 2.1
10. Samuel Saiz – 2

READ: Comparing the points & GD of every Champ team to this point last season

Best pass completion

1. Ezri Konsa Ngoyo – 88.1%
2. Jack Grealish – 87.7%
3. Chris Mepham – 86.9%
4. Peter Etebo – 86.7%
5. Jack Colback – 86.5%
6. James Chester – 86.3%
7. Tom Carroll – 86.1%
8. Oliver Norwood – 86%
9. Bruno Martins Indi – 85.8%
10. John Swift – 85.8%
11. Conor Hourihane – 85.8%

Interceptions per 90 mins

1. Kristian Pedersen – 3.3
2. Bradley Johnson – 2.9
3. Henrik Dalsgaard – 2.4
4. Jason Lowe – 2.4
5. Mile Jedinak – 2.4
6. Corry Evans – 2.2
7. Joe Williams – 2.2
8. Pontus Jansson – 2.2
9. Gary Gardner – 2.1
10. Craig Dawson – 2.1
11. Joe Mattock – 2.1
12. Aristote Nsiala – 2.1

Successful aerial duels per 90 mins

1. Josh Magennis – 13.2
2. Lukas Jutkiewicz – 12.4
3. Mile Jedinak – 9.1
4. Steve Morison – 8.9
5. Michael Smith – 8.8
6. Atdhe Nuhui – 8.7
7. Steven Fletcher – 8.6
8. Pontus Jansson – 8.3
9. Mark Beevers – 8
10. Aristote Nsiala – 7.7

Successful tackles per 90 mins

1. Gil Dias – 4.2
2. Joe Lolley – 3.7
3. Joe Allen – 3.6
4. Jack Robinson – 3.4
5. Gwion Edwards – 3.4
6. Elliott Bennett – 3.2
7. Matthew Cash – 3.2
8. Pontus Jansson – 3.2
9. Gary O’Neill – 3.2
10. Ryan Williams – 3.1
11. Pawel Olkowski – 3.1
12. Pablo Hernandez – 3.1
13. Albert Adomah – 3.1


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