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Most assists: La Liga 2021/22 final standings

By Chris Smith

Most assists: La Liga 2021/22 season standings

Published: 8:00, 23 May 2022

Although it doesn’t quite match the feeling of scoring a goal, providing an assist is one of the most satisfying things a footballer can achieve on the pitch.

Whether it’s splitting the defence in two with a piercing through-ball or whipping in a cross for a runner at the near post, the guy setting up a chance is just as important as the one adding the finishing touch.

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In La Liga this season, Ousmane Dembele led the way for assists. The Frenchman recorded 13, just one ahead of Karim Benzema — they were ultimately two of six players to hit double figures.

Jordi Alba and Vinicius Junior were pushing the pair close for a while with ten assists, while Iker Muniain and Dani Parejo also put their names in the mix.

Most assists La Liga 2021/22 season: Final standings

Players with the same amount of assists are separated by minutes played.

Position Player Assists xA Minutes Played
1st Ousmane Dembele 13 9.25 1,411
2nd Karim Benzema 12 7.41 2,596
3rd Jordi Alba 10 5.77 2,648
4th Vinicius Junior 10 7.74 2,699
5th Dani Parejo 10 7.62 2,708
6th Iker Muniain 10 8.37 2,802
7th Oscar Trejo 9 4.53 2,023
8th Sergi Darder 9 3.25 3,132
9th Luka Modric 8 5.08 2,049
10th Nabil Fekir 8 6.88 2,807

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