In the current Premier League season, there have been 1044 goals scored. In the 368 games played, 696 of the 1044 goals were assisted by a teammate. A total of 259 players have made the last pass, with a handful of them recording multiple assists. Manchester City has scored the most goals in the league, and their players have consistently performed well.
6. Michael Olise – 10 assists (Crystal Palace)
The Frenchman joined the Eagles last season and has already doubled his tally from the previous season. Michael Olise's inventiveness was critical to his team's survival in the competition. In April, the 21-year-old had a hat-trick of assists against Leeds United. He is currently being scouted by a number of major clubs, including PSG.
5. Leandro Trossard: 10 assists (Arsenal & Brighton)
Leandro Trossard only had two assists in 16 league games for Brighton. He subsequently moved to North London, where he contributed eight assists in the Gunners' following 19 games. The Belgian forward scored some vital goals for Arsenal during their title drive. Trossard set a record with three assists in the first half against Fulham.
4. Riyad Mahrez: 10 assists (Manchester City)
Manchester City's Algerian winger has made the fewest outings to reach double figures. He has appeared in 28 games for the champs. Riyad Mahrez has provided all 19 of his assists since the World Cup.
3. Bukayo Saka: 11 assists (Arsenal)
Bukayo Saka has established himself in the Premier League. The 21-year-old has 24 goals and 24 assists in 37 games. Saka had six assists in the 14 league games leading up to the World Cup. This creative talent has been instrumental in Arsenal's league run and will seek to add an assist or two in Arsenal's final match of the season.
2. Mohamed Salah: 11 assists (Liverpool)
Mo Salah has created and scored goals for Liverpool since his arrival. The 30-year-old has carried the Reds through a poor season by their standards. Salah has 11 assists in 37 appearances, marking the third time he has hit double figures. Salah has assisted eight times in the last 23 games, including a hat-trick against Leicester City.
1. Kevin De Bruyne: 16 assists (Manchester City)
Kevin De Bruyne ranks fourth in the English Premier League with 102 assists, tied with Frank Lampard. He has 16 points in 31 league outings this season. Nine of these 16 assists came in the first 14 games. Half of Erling Haaland's assists have come from De Bruyne.
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