European football season continues in Premier League and La Liga. However, other top divisions are enjoying the winter break at the moment. Today, our focus shifts to important stats in 2018. The New Year 2019 has already started but let’s look at five best assist makers in 2018 from January to December.
5. Antoine Griezmann- 20 Assists
Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann does not only score spectacular goals but also assists a lot of goals for his teammates. The French World Cup winner assisted 20 goals in 2018 alone from January to December. He has committed his future to the club and the fans will be impressed. He is no doubt set to become a club legend.
4. Memphis Depay- 23 Assists
It’s time to charge our batteries! 🔋
God is going show me some miracles in 2019 and I’m going to be ready! 🙏🏽 pic.twitter.com/Ni5BuBMJU6
— Memphis Depay (@Memphis) December 23, 2018
Lyon winger Memphis Depay has improved his game immensely since he joined the Ligue 1 club from Manchester United. The Dutch attacker is now enjoying his game again. In 2018, he was simply unstoppable for club and country. However, his club coach will hope he can add on his 23 assists in 2019 to continue helping the team domestically and in Europe.
3= Luis Suarez- 24 Assists
3 puntos muy importantes para seguir arriba!!!! Gran trabajo de todos 💪💪💪💪Visca Barça 🔴🔵
3 very important points!!! Great job from all the team 💪💪💪💪 pic.twitter.com/9vjo7q8cnx
— Luis Suarez (@LuisSuarez9) December 16, 2018
Barcelona ended 2018 on top of La Liga with 37 points after 17 matches despite suffering 2 defeats and four draws. The Spanish top division returns from the Winter break this Saturday. Luis Suarez will hope to pick from where he left in 2018. The Uruguay striker assisted 24 goals from January to December last year.