Europe's assist kings:
Pogba, Neymar and... Philipp Max
By Rune Gjerulff @runegjerulff
Augsburg's Philipp Max is in fine company among the most assisting players in Europe's top five leagues.
In fact, the left-back is only beaten by two of the world's most expensive players, Manchester United's Paul Pogba and Paris Saint-Germain's Neymar, when it comes to assists-per-games ratio in Europe's top five leagues.
Top assist makers:
Premier League: Paul Pogba, Manchester United - 13 matches, 9 assists
Ligue 1: Neymar, Paris Saint-Germain - 14 matches, 9 assists
Bundesliga: Philipp Max, FC Augsburg - 18 matches, 9 assists
La Liga: Pione Sisto, Celta Vigo - 19 matches, 9 assists
Serie A: Ciro Immobile, Lazio - 18 matches, 7 assists.
Impressive statistics for Max who was only behind three assists during the whole 2016-17 Bundesliga season.