Is Mesut Ozil the Premier League’s most creative player ever? A countdown of the top chance creators per season
The top assist makers of a season is always a good reflection of how well a player has performed but can also be slightly misleading.
Assists, obviously, are only registered if a goal is scored and is therefore just as much down to the shooter as it is to the passer.
A much fairer reflection of the most creative players is by ranking them by the number of chances created in a single season.
Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil has the most assists in the league this season with 18 but how does his tally of chances created rate against the best in Premier League history?
Click the arrow above, right, as talkSPORT rank the Premier League’s top chance creators in a single season.