RANKED: Top 15 Premier League attacking midfielders so far this season

first_img 15 15 6. Sadio Mane (Southampton) – Click the yellow arrow above, right, to find out who the top attacking midfielder has been so far this season… 15 7. Ross Barkley (Everton) – Click the yellow arrow above, right, to find out who the top attacking midfielder has been so far this season… 15 15 9. Wes Hoolahan (Norwich City) – Click the yellow arrow above, right, to find out who the top attacking midfielder has been so far this season… 1. David Silva (Manchester City) 13. Andre Ayew (Swansea City) – Click the yellow arrow above, right, to find out who the top attacking midfielder has been so far this season… 15 5. Mesut Ozil (Arsenal) – Click the yellow arrow above, right, to find out who the top attacking midfielder has been so far this season… The CIES Football Observatory ranks Liverpool star James Milner as the 15th best attacking midfielder in the Premier League – Using data from OPTA, the CIES Football Observatory in Switzerland calculate ‘key performance indicators’ such as shooting, distribution and chance creation and they’ve applied these to figure out the best players (must have played 60 per cent of the minutes available to them) currently in the Premier League. Click the yellow arrow above, right, to find out who the top attacking midfielder has been so far this season… 15 10. Juan Mata (Manchester United) – Click the yellow arrow above, right, to find out who the top attacking midfielder has been so far this season… 15 8. James Morrison (West Brom) – Click the yellow arrow above, right, to find out who the top attacking midfielder has been so far this season… 3. Jeffeson Montero (Swansea City) – Click the yellow arrow above, right, to find out who the top attacking midfielder has been so far this season… 11. Jesus Navas (Manchester City) – Click the yellow arrow above, right, to find out who the top attacking midfielder has been so far this season… 15 12. Nathan Redmond (Norwich City) – Click the yellow arrow above, right, to find out who the top attacking midfielder has been so far this season… 14. Philippe Coutinho (Liverpool) – Click the right arrow to find out who the top attacking midfielder has been so far this season… 15 4. Santi Cazorla (Arsenal) – Click the yellow arrow above, right, to find out who the top attacking midfielder has been so far this season… 15 15 15 We might only be four games into the new Premier League season but we’re already talking about the top performers.The international break allows reflection on an intriguing opening to the campaign where Leicester City and Crystal Palace are impressing, while Chelsea, Arsenal and Tottenham, will be rueing slow starts.It also gives us a chance to look at the top performing individuals, and the CIES Football Observatory have handily published their positional rankings for the season so far.The boffins in Switzerland, using data from OPTA, calculate ‘key performance indicators’ and they’ve applied these to figure out the best players currently in the top flight.So who do they feel are the best attacking midfielders around right now? Click the right arrow above to find out…*Players must have played 60 per cent of the minutes available to them 2. Eden Hazard (Chelsea) – Click the yellow arrow above, right, to find out who the top attacking midfielder has been so far this season… 15 15last_img read more

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