While the majority of football’s glory is reserved for the players who put the ball in the net, the real heroes are the stars who create the chances.
Here, we celebrate the five players who made the most assists in Europe’s top five domestic leagues last season…
5. Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid, La Liga) – 16 assists
Often criticised for being selfish, but 16 league assists displays that theory emphatically.
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