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. Serie A- Antonio Candreva (8 assists)
Inter Milan have fallen 8 points behind leaders Napoli in recent weeks but they will certainly qualify for UEFA Champions League. Antonio Candreva will be important for them this season going forward. The Italian winger has assisted 8 goals so far this season making him the highest assist maker in Serie A.
4. Ligue 1- Neymar (9 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 9 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. His teammate Edinson Cavani lead the goal charts with 19 goals. The Brazilian takes position five with 11 goals so far this season.
3. Bundesliga- Philipp Max (9 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. He has assisted 9 goals so far this season. The only player close to him is Bavarian right back Joshua Kimmich with 6 assists.