Neymar and Messi are battling it out for who is the best dribbler in Europe. Which player beats more than any other among the five top European leagues?
Neymar is the player that tries the most and he has done 72 dribbles in PSG Ligue 1 where he has beaten a player in 46 of them and so is the kind in Europe. He has been fouled 30 times, the most along with Bordeaux’s Malcom. He has six goals and five assists in the French championship along with his dribbling skills and he has a 64% success rate in beating a player.
Messi is not far behind as he has 11 goals and two assists at Barcelona while he has been successful from 42 of 68 dribbles which is a rate of 62%.
The player with the best percentage success rate from dribbles though is Lyon’s Nabil Fekir who has six goals and three assists along with 35 successful dribbles from 50 that gives him a 70% rate.
- Neymar (PSG): 46 successful
- Messi (Barcelona): 42 successful
- Fekir (Lyon): 35 successful
- Dybala (Juventus): 26 succesful
- Alejandro Gómez (Atalanta): 26 succesful
- Tanguy Ndombele (Lyon): 26 successful