PAUL POGBA is more creative than help king Kevin De Bruyne, statistics reveal.
The Manchester City midfielder has been in glowing shape for Pep Guardiola’s Premier League leaders this season.
But it is the Manchester United report signing who has proved more environment friendly on the pitch.
Pogba has accrued 9 assists in 13 video games for United.
De Bruyne has controlled the similar determine however in 23 video games.
Pogba’s assists-to-games ratio is the easiest of any participant in Europe’s best 5 leagues this season.
However, regardless of Pogba’s brilliance in offering for his team-mates, it is a profligacy in entrance of objective that has led Jose Mourinho’s males to being 12 issues in the back of the Sky Blues.
Pogba supplied the assists for Valencia’s ninth-minute opener and Martial’s objective 29 mins later.
Yet total this season City have scored 67 occasions whilst their town neighbours have simply 48.
Most assists in Europe’s best 5 leagues this season
- Paul Pogba (9 in 13 video games)
- Neymar (9 in 14 video games)
- Philipp Max (9 in 18 video games)
- Pione Sisto (9 in 19 video games)
- Leroy Sane (9 in 21 video games)
- Kevin De Bruyne (9 in 23 video games)
City’s 17 targets they have got conceded is only one more than United’s.
It all results in the indisputable fact that, at the time of writing, City have a +50 objective distinction whilst United have a trifling +32.