Where Do Arsenal And Chelsea's Forwards Rank Amongst Europe's Best?
A list that ranks Europe’s deadliest players makes for interesting reading for Premier League fans.
Players are ranked by their combined goals and assists totals for the season so far. The Premier League’s top two performers on this basis are Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez and Chelsea’s Diego Costa, who have both been involved in 19 goals for their teams.
Yet the duo are still well behind three forwards from outside England. Marseille’s Alexandre Lacazette has contributed to 25 goals in France, while Lionel Messi is second with 27 and Cristiano Ronaldo tops the list with an incredible 37.
Further down the list Manchester City’s Sergio Aguero and Cesc Fabregas are tied on 17 and this season’s surprise Premier League performer Charlie Austin has been involved in 15 of struggling QPR’s goals.