Comparing Liverpool’s front three with the best attacks in Europe in 2019-20

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Liverpool‘s front three of Sadio Mane, Mo Salah and Roberto Firmino have enjoyed another brilliant season – but how do they compare to the best attacks in Europe?

After winning the Champions League last season, the forwards have helped the Reds end their 30-year wait for a top-flight title in 2019-20.

Using stats from Whoscored – using league stats only – we’ve compared the trio to some of the best front threes across Europe this season.

Sadio Mane, Mo Salah, Roberto Firmino

Goals: 45 (Joint 3rd)
Assists: 24 (2nd)
Chances created: 169 (1st)
Shots: 304 (2nd)
Tackles: 95 (1st)
Interceptions: 28 (3rd)

Serge Gnabry, Robert Lewandowski, Kingsley Coman

Goals: 50 (Joint 1st)
Assists: 17 (3rd)
Chances created: 123 (4th)
Shots: 270 (4th)
Tackles: 73 (2nd)
Interceptions: 27 (4th)

Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez, Antoine Griezmann

Goals: 50 (Joint 1st)
Assists: 33 (1st)
Chances created: 148 (2nd)
Shots: 293 (3rd)
Tackles: 58 (4th)
Interceptions: 20 (Joint 5th)

Marcus Rashford, Anthony Martial, Mason Greenwood

Goals: 44 (5th)
Assists: 14 (4th)
Chances created: 75 (7th)
Shots: 210 (6th)
Tackles: 44 (5th)
Interceptions: 20 (Joint 5th)

Neymar, Mauro Icardi, Kylian Mbappe

Goals: 43 (6th)
Assists: 13 (Joint 5th)
Chances created: 90 (6th)
Shots: 194 (7th)
Tackles: 23 (7th)
Interceptions: 9 (7th)

Federico Bernardeschi, Paulo Dybala, Cristiano Ronaldo

Goals: 41 (7th)
Assists: 12 (7th)
Chances created: 143 (3rd)
Shots: 331 (1st)
Tackles: 43 (6th)
Interceptions: 30 (2nd)

Riyad Mahrez, Sergio Aguero, Raheem Sterling

Goals: 45 (Joint 3rd)
Assists: 13 (Joint 5th)
Chances created: 122 (5th)
Shots: 239 (5th)
Tackles: 59 (3rd)
Interceptions: 35 (1st)

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