Stats: Ozil Is Europe’s Pass Master

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Well if you didn’t notice, Ozil was generally the man who ran the midfield allowing Sanchez to score the goals as Manchester United were destroyed by Arsenal at the emirates.

Following the match, Metro complied data from all around the European leagues to find out the most efficient passer of the ball this season and you wanna guess who came out on top? Yes, you’re right Arsenal fans, Mesut Ozil.

Ozil makes an average of 4.4 key passes per game. Just in case you don’t know a key pass is a pass that leads to the creating of a chance, opens up a defense or an assist. A popular example of a key pass is that pass to an on rushing player out wide in behind the defense that allows for a cut back.

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West Ham’s Dimitri Payet is also on the list and Santi Cazorla, also of Arsenal made it to the top five at a 3.6 average per match.

What a week this is turning out to be for Arsenal fans

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