Andy Robertson has been something of an unsung hero for Liverpool this season, while a quick look at the stats suggests Fulham‘s Andre-Frank Zambo Anguisso could well be the most underrated player in the Premier League. 

Mo Salah currently tops the goalscoring charts, with his 13 strikes helping Liverpool to the top of the table, while Harry Kane leads the way in terms of assists.

But what about the most specific stats: dribbles, tackles, chances created? We’ve taken a look at the best players from every Premier club according to a number of statistical categories.


Goals: Alexandre Lacazette & Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (3)
Assists: Willian (3)
Chances created: Willian (15)
Successful dribbles: Bukayo Saka (19)
Successful tackles: Dani Ceballos (21)
Interceptions: Gabriel Magalhaes (18)
Shots blocked: Gabriel Magalhaes (13)

Aston Villa

Goals: Ollie Watkins (6)
Assists: Jack Grealish (6)
Chances created: Jack Grealish (43)
Successful dribbles: Jack Grealish (37)
Successful tackles: Matty Cash (27)
Interceptions: Matty Cash (30)
Shots blocked: Tyrone Mings (8)


Goals: Neal Maupay (4)
Assists: Pascal Gross (2)
Chances created: Leandro Trossard (20)
Successful dribbles: Solly March (35)
Successful tackles: Yves Bissouma (43)
Interceptions: Ben White (24)
Shots blocked: Ben White (9)


Goals: Chris Wood (3)
Assists: Ashley Westwood, Charlie Taylor, Dwight McNeil (1)
Chances created: Ashley Westwood (18)
Successful dribbles: Dwight McNeil (29)
Successful tackles: Josh Brownhill (25)
Interceptions: Josh Brownhill (36)
Shots blocked: James Tarkowski (12)


Goals: Tammy Abraham (5)
Assists: Timo Werner (4)
Chances created: Mason Mount (27)
Successful dribbles: Timo Werner (17)
Successful tackles: N’Golo Kante (38)
Interceptions: N’Golo Kante (31)
Shots blocked: Thiago Silva (9)

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Crystal Palace

Goals: Wilfried Zaha (7)
Assists: Andros Townsend, Ebere Eze, Wilfried Zaha (2)
Chances created: Andros Townsend (17)
Successful dribbles: Jeffrey Schlupp (22)
Successful tackles: James McArthur (38)
Interceptions: James McArthur (16)
Shots blocked: Cheikhou Kouyate (9)


Goals: Dominic Calvert-Lewin (11)
Assists: Lucas Digne (4)
Chances created: James Rodriguez (25)
Successful dribbles: Richarlison (32)
Successful tackles: Allan (41)
Interceptions: Abdoulaye Doucoure (21)
Shots blocked: Yerry Mina (13)

Dominic Calvert-Lewin

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Goals: Bobby De Cordova-Reid (4)
Assists: Ademola Lookman, Aleksandar Mitrovic, Andre-Frank Zambo Anguissa (2)
Chances created: Tom Cairney (17)
Successful dribbles: Andre-Frank Zambo Anguissa (44)
Successful tackles: Andre-Frank Zambo Anguissa (37)
Interceptions: Andre-Frank Zambo Anguissa (29)
Shots blocked: Tosin Adarabioyo (6)

Leeds United

Goals: Patrick Bamford (9)
Assists: Mateusz Klich, Jack Harrison (4)
Chances created: Jack Harrison (31)
Successful dribbles: Jack Harrison (18)
Successful tackles: Luke Ayling (41)
Interceptions: Liam Cooper (25)
Shots blocked: Luke Ayling (14)

Leicester City

Goals: Jamie Vardy (11)
Assists: Jamie Vardy (4)
Chances created: James Maddison (23)
Successful dribbles: Harvey Barnes (21)
Successful tackles: James Justin (32)
Interceptions: Wesley Fofana (28)
Shots blocked: Wesley Fofana (9)


Goals: Mo Salah (13)
Assists: Andy Robertson (5)
Chances created: Andy Robertson (26)
Successful dribbles: Sadio Mane (30)
Successful tackles: Fabinho (31)
Interceptions: Fabinho (16)
Shots blocked: Andy Robertson (5)

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Manchester City

Goals: Raheem Sterling, Riyad Mahrez (4)
Assists: Kevin de Bruyne (7)
Chances created: Kevin de Bruyne (40)
Successful dribbles: Raheem Sterling (22)
Successful tackles: Joao Cancelo, Rodri (21)
Interceptions: Joao Cancelo (19)
Shots blocked: Ruben Dias (8)

Manchester United

Goals: Bruno Fernandes (9)
Assists: Bruno Fernandes (5)
Chances created: Bruno Fernandes (41)
Successful dribbles: Marcus Rashford (29)
Successful tackles: Aaron Wan-Bissaka (37)
Interceptions: Harry Maguire (29)
Shots blocked: Victor Lindelof (8)

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Newcastle United

Goals: Callum Wilson (8)
Assists: Callum Wilson (3)
Chances created: Callum Wilson (12)
Successful dribbles: Allan Saint-Maximin (29)
Successful tackles: Jamal Lewis, Miguel Almiron (20)
Interceptions: Isaac Hayden (22)
Shots blocked: Federico Fernandez (19)

Sheffield United

Goals: David McGoldrick (4)
Assists: David McGoldrick, George Baldock, John Lundstram, Oliver Burke, Sander Berge (1)
Chances created: John Lundstram (13)
Successful dribbles: Sander Berge (19)
Successful tackles: Chris Basham (34)
Interceptions: Chris Basham (22)
Shots blocked: John Egan (14)


Goals: Danny Ings (6)
Assists: Che Adams (4)
Chances created: James Ward-Prowse (24)
Successful dribbles: Kyle Walker-Peters (24)
Successful tackles: Oriol Romeu (51)
Interceptions: Jan Bednarek, Kyle Walker-Peters (23)
Shots blocked: Jannick Vestergaard (8)


Goals: Son Heung-min (11)
Assists: Harry Kane (10)
Chances created: Son Heung-min (26)
Successful dribbles: Tanguy Ndombele (20)
Successful tackles: Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg (41)
Interceptions: Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg, Moussa Sissoko (16)
Shots blocked: Toby Alderweireld (14)

West Brom

Goals: Callum Robinson, Conor Gallagher (2)
Assists: Darnell Furlong, Matheus Pereira (2)
Chances created: Matheus Pereira (23)
Successful dribbles: Grady Diangana (21)
Successful tackles: Conor Gallagher (32)
Interceptions: Darnell Furlong (22)
Shots blocked: Semi Ajayi (14)

West Ham

Goals: Jarrod Bowen (4)
Assists: Aaron Cresswell (4)
Chances created: Aaron Cresswell (23)
Successful dribbles: Arthur Masuaku (22)
Successful tackles: Vladimir Coufal (33)
Interceptions: Declan Rice (29)
Shots blocked: Aaron Cresswell, Angelo Ogbonna (7)


Goals: Pedro Neto, Raul Jimenez (4)
Assists: Daniel Podence, Pedro Neto (2)
Chances created: Pedro Neto (24)
Successful dribbles: Adama Traore (47)
Successful tackles: Joao Moutinho, Nelson Semedo (30)
Interceptions: Willy Boly (21)
Shots blocked: Conor Coady (10)

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