Kepa, Stones and Pickford on list of players with most mistakes since 2015

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Only three Premier League games will take place on Halloween this season – but all supporters will know it isn’t just All Hallows’ Eve that brings them football nightmares.

With that in mind, Football Index have looked at the previous five completed seasons (2015-16 – 2019-20) to find the strikers who missed the most big chances, the defenders who made the most errors leading to goals, and the goalkeepers who simply could not keep the ball out the back of the net.

And there are some high-profile names on the lists to keep an eye out for.

Worst big chance conversion

Zlatan Ibrahimovic – 25 big chances – 28% conversion rate

Benik Afobe – 27 big chances – 29.6% conversion rate

Odion Ighalo – 36 big chances – 30.6% conversion rate

Shane Long – 52 big chances – 30.8% conversion rate

Danny Welbeck – 29 big chances – 31% conversion rate

Most errors leading to goals (outfielders)

John Stones – 6 errors leading to goals – 1,496.7 mins per error

Adrian Mariappa – 4 errors leading to goals – 1,614.8 mins per error

Martin Kelly – 4 errors leading to goals – 1,756.3 mins per error

Miguel Britos – 3 errors leading to goals – 1,780.7 mins per error

Maya Yoshida – 4 errors leading to goals – 1,803 mins per error

Most errors leading to goals (keepers)

Asmir Begovic – 11 errors leading to goals – 650.6 mins per error

Bernd Leno – 7 errors leading to goals – 783.6 mins per error

Martin Dubravka – 9 errors leading to goals – 880 mins per error

Jordan Pickford – 13 errors leading to goals – 1,003.8 mins per error

Artur Boruc – 7 errors leading to goals – 1,015.7 mins per error

READ: Can you name the top Premier League goalscorer for every nationality?

Worst save percentage

Kepa Arrizabalaga – 61.3% save percentage

Asmir Begovic – 62.2% save percentage

Simon Mignolet – 62.2% save percentage

Jonas Lossl – 62.7% save percentage

Artur Boruc – 63.1% save percentage

Most goals conceded (outfielders)

Ahmed Elmohamady – 87 goals conceded – 40.8 mins per goal

Chris Lowe – 81 goals conceded – 45.1 mins per goal

Billy Jones – 94 goals conceded – 45.8 mins per goal

Tyrone Mings – 78 goals conceded – 48.3 mins per goal

Kiko Femenia – 120 goals conceded – 50 mins per goal

Most goals conceded (keepers)

Asmir Begovic – 137 goals conceded – 52.2 mins per goal

Artur Boruc – 132 goals conceded – 53.9 mins per goal

Jonas Lossl – 112 goals conceded – 55.3 mins per goal

Joe Hart – 116 goals conceded – 56.3 mins per goal

Heurelho Gomes – 153 goals conceded – 57.9 mins per goal


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