Over the past few seasons, assists have almost garnered the same recognition as goals.
It’s not all about who placed the ball in the back of the net, but who created the opportunity in the first place.
Mesut Ozil provided assist after assist for his team-mates last term (19 to be precise), just missing out on Thierry Henry’s record of 20 in a single campaign.
Given their growing importance, talkSPORT has decided to take a look at the all-time stats in this department.
Check out the top 10 players with the most assists in Premier League history by viewing the slideshow above.
Figures correct on 5 September 2019.