Key Findings From Premier League Clubs’ Data Comparison

Key Findings From Premier League Clubs’ Data Comparison

Manchester City have completed 7068 passes, which is the most for any team in the league, and over 1400 more than second place Arsenal who have completed 5667 passes.

Liverpool boast the most chances created in the league with 155 chances created, with Manchester City a close second on 145 chances created.

The strength of Manchester City’s attacking line-up is also shown by the fact that they have the highest number of shots on target in the league (84), followed by Liverpool (75) and Arsenal (72). 

Manchester City also have the best shot conversion in the league, having scored 19% of their shots, but local rivals Manchester United are a close second with 15% shot conversion. 

Despite sitting at 13th in the Premier League table, Southampton are 5th best across passes completed (4808) and chances created (125), and fourth best for accurate crosses (35).

Burnley’s impressive defensive abilities are also proven as they have the highest number of clearances (381) and have won the most aerial duels in the league (255).

Chelsea have scored the most headed goals of any team, with 7 goals from headers and could end up being the highest scorers from headed goals according to the data from .

Please see the below as an example of the chances created table, but please check other examples including several other websites for reference, including rankings for the following; completed passes, aerial duels, team passing accuracy, shots on target, shot conversion (shots-goals), clearances, accurate crosses (excluding corners) and headed goals scored.  

Chances Created
Liverpool 155
Manchester City 145
Arsenal 142
Tottenham 137
Southampton 125
Chelsea 121
Manchester United 108
Newcastle United 105
Crystal Palace 100
Everton 99
Stoke 97
Watford 94
West Ham 84
Bournemouth 79
Leicester 79
Burnley 71
WBA 71
Brighton 66
Huddersfield 65
Swansea 54

Data Courtesy of EA SPORTS, the Lead Partner of the Premier League. 


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