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Premier League assist leaders: Who will win Playmaker of the Season?

Kevin De Bruyne’s gaudy help numbers provide upward thrust to any wide variety of considerations, and we ought to marvel if the Manchester City famous person has ever questioned if the Premier League document might be his in a global wherein Jose Mourinho located higher use for him at Chelsea.

De Bruyne’s 8 assists this Premier League season are double his closest competitors — teammate Bernardo Silva and Arsenal’s Bukayo Saka — to present him ninety four for his career. That’s tied for 5th all-time with Dennis Bergkamp, seventy two at the back of document holder Ryan Giggs.

The Belgian famous person, 31, arrived at Chelsea from Werder Bremen on the age of twenty-two and controlled handiest 425 in a half-season earlier than being offloaded to Wolfsburg. Back withinside the Bundesliga, De Bruyne were given six assists the relaxation of the manner earlier than putting in place 21 dreams the following season to installation a pass to Man City.

He’s on account that gained the nascent Premier League Playmaker of the Season Award twice, such as a 20-help 2019-20 season, and he’s on tempo to make it 3 of six. Harry Kane, Mohamed Salah, and Eden Hazard have additionally gained the award, that's handiest 5 years old.

De Bruyne additionally led the Premier League in assists in 2016-17, the 12 months earlier than the league however a call at the honor.

His stats trace that there’s extra to come, as ‘KDB’ is growing a gaudy 3.ninety five possibilities in keeping with ninety minutes. After a season wherein he scored 15 instances with 8 assists, De Bruyne is again taunting the ones who’d dare chase him in phrases of putting in place dreams (Some man named Erling Haaland is helping…).

Take a have a take a observe De Bruyne’s shining stats, and study on to look who’s chasing him in a listing of the Premier League help leaders for the 2022-23 season.

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