Only 5 clubs have completed more than 1000 passes in the English Premier League (EPL) as of the third matchday of the 2023–24 season. It’s interesting that Chelsea is the team on the list. Let’s make a list of these outfits that control possessions. CONTINUE READING>>>>>
In their first two games this year, the Blues have completed 1306 passes. Thiago Silva, who has accomplished this feat 209 times, is the dominant Chelsea player in this regard. He now leads all defenders in terms of passes received. Only three other Pochettino team members have completed more than 100 passes over the course of the two games. Axel Disasi and Enzo Fernández (each 187) are two of them. Levi Colwill (120) and Conor Gallagher (114) are two more.
Manchester City comes in second place behind the two-time UEFA Champions with 1287 completed passes. Top of the list is Spanish midfielder Rodri. Interestingly, after two games in the English top division, he leads all players with 209 passes. Arsenal is keeping a close eye on the Citizens. After their matches against Crystal Palace and Nottingham Forest, the Gunners are given credit for 1152 complete passes. William Saliba, who currently has a share of 188, is the top passer among residents in North London. This is the same as 16% of the entire Gunners amount.
Next on the list is Tottenham. The Son-captained team has made 1118 successful passes so far. With 152 appearances for the club, Mali midfielder Yves Bissouma tops the list. Brighton is the next neighborhood behind these Arsenal rivals. This season, the Seagull players have completed 1080 ball passes.…… Continue Your Reading