European football season is slowly taking shape. Manchester City is leading the Premier League, Barcelona is ahead in La Liga, Napoli is setting the pace in Serie A, Bayern Munich are back to the top and PSG is one step ahead of the rest in Ligue 1. Today, we want to look at the kings of assists in all five leagues.
5. Ligue 1- Neymar (5 assists)
PSG record signing Neymar is trailing in the goal charts given his late arrival in Ligue 1 but he is the best when it comes to assists. The Former Barcelona and Santos forward have assisted 5 goals so far in the French League.
This means even though he is not leading in goals scoring, he is helping the team score goals. Falcao and Cavani lead the goal charts with 13 goals each. He takes position five with 7 goals so far this season.
4. Bundesliga- Philipp Max (5 assists)
FC Augsburg left-back Philipp Max is the king of assists so far in Bundesliga. The defender does not fear going forward and his crosses are second to none in the German Championship. Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund stars will be salivating for his services next summer.
3. Serie A- Ciro Immobile (6 assists)
Lazio Coached by the legendary forward Inzaghi is currently 4th in Serie A table with 28 points and a game in hand. The Capital club is only four points behind leaders Napoli. The man doing the job in goals creation is none other than Ciro Immobile. The attacker has assisted 6 goals so far this season, more than any other player in the League. He might finally settle down in Italy.
2. La Liga- Pione Sisto (7 assists)
La Liga assist king does not come from the usual suspect Real Madrid, Barcelona or Atletico Madrid.The man is Pione Sisto from Celta Vigo. Manchester United fans will remember this player very well because he scored home and away against them in Europa League when he was playing for a Romanian Club.
The 22-year-old Danish winger has assisted 7 goals so far this season to help his side collect 14 points in 11 matches. They are 11th on the table. The likes of Iniesta and Modric has a lot to do to catch the youngster.
1. Premier League- David Silva (7assists)
Premier League assists league keeps changing every week because it is still too early to know who will carry the assist flag. However, so far, Manchester City is leading the table with three players in the top five assist makers in the League.
The leader is David Silva with 7 assists, Kevin De Bruyne follows him closely with 6 assists and Leroy Sane takes position three with five. Manchester United attacking midfielder Mkhitaryan and Chelsea defender Azpilicueta have also assisted 5 goals.