The best chance creators, dribblers, tacklers & more in the CL this term

Quick Reads

Four Manchester City players are among the Champions League best statistical performers this season, alongside former Chelsea, Liverpool and Manchester United men.

Liverpool and Tottenham were made to sweat over their chances of qualifying for the knockout stages but eventually made it through by the skin of their teeth.

With the group stages now over, we’ve taken a look at some of the best collective and individual performers according to a number of statistical categories.

Team goals

PSG – 17
Man City – 16
Porto – 15
Bayern Munich – 15
Barcelona – 14

Chances created

Real Madrid – 100
Barcelona – 90
Man City – 88
Tottenham – 83
Juventus – 81

Shot conversion rate

Porto – 26.79%
PSG – 22.37%
Bayern Munich – 20%
Borussia Dortmund – 18.52%
Man City – 17.98%

Goals conceded

Borussia Dortmund – 2
Man Utd – 4
Juventus – 4
Schalke – 4
Real Madrid, Bayern Munich, Napoli, Barcelona, Ajax & Club Brugge – 5

Individual goals

Robert Lewandowski – 8
Lionel Messi – 6
Edin Dzeko, Moussa Marega, Neymar, Dusan Tadic, Paulo Dybala & Andrej Kramaric – 5

Assists

Kylian Mbappe, Memphis Depay & Riyad Mahrez – 4
Jordi Alba, Ismaily, Lorenzo Pellegrini, Marko Marin, Achraf Hakimi & Philippe Coutinho – 3

Chances created

Toni Kroos – 24
Memphis Depay – 22
Neymar – 21
Aleksey Miranchuk – 19
Nikola Vlasic – 18

Passing accuracy (min 180 mins played)

John Stones – 95.72%
Alvaro Ordiozola – 95.45%
Omer Toprak – 95.34%
Toni Kroos – 95.09%
Manuel Akanji – 95.05%

Shot conversion (min five shots)

Raphael Guerreiro – 57.14%
Dusan Tadic – 55.56%
Jesús Corona, Maxwel Cornet & Nicolás Tagliafico – 50%
Moussa Marega – 45.45%
David Silva – 42.86%

Dribbles completed

Neymar – 32
Raheem Sterling & Lucas Moura – 20
Yacine Brahimi – 18
Nikola Vlasic – 17
Philippe Coutinho – 16

Tackles

Allan – 39
Alejandro Grimaldo – 25
Milan Skriniar – 24
Sergio Busquets – 22
Marvelous Nakamba – 22

Interceptions

Vladislav Ignatjev – 17
Nenad Krsticic – 16
Benoit Poulain, Fernandinho & Marvelous Nakamba – 15
Andre Almeida & Mykola Matvyenko – 14


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