Striker Rating Index – Category Rankings

Mins per Goal or Assist

The best strikers at the art of goal-scoring and providing assists since the beginning of the 2014/15 season. Accurate to end 2016/17.

PlayerClubRankingMins per Goal or Assist
Cristiano RonaldoReal Madrid 162.5
Luis SuárezBarcelona 264.4
Karim BenzemaReal Madrid 385.8
Robert LewandowskiBayern Munich 486.9
Sergio AgüeroManchester City587.9
Zlatan IbrahimovićUnattached688.5
Alvaro MorataChelsea790.4
Pierre-Emerick AubamayangBorussia Dortmund893.7
Gonzalo HiguaínJuventus996.7
Harry KaneTottenham1097.4
Kevin GameiroAtlético Madrid11100.9
Olivier GiroudArsenal 12101.8
Edin DzekoRoma13102.8
Mauro IcardiInter Milan14106.4
Thomas MullerBayern Munich15107.2
Paulo DybalaJuventus16109.5
Diego CostaChelsea17110.7
Manolo GabbiadiniSouthamption18111.2
Javier HernándezWest Ham19111.5
Arkadiusz MilikNapoli20115.4
Antonie GriezmannAtlético Madrid21115.9
Radamel FalcaoAS Monaco22120.2
Aritz AdurizAthletic Bilbao23120.3
Paco AlcácerBarcelona24124.0
Domenico BerardiSassuolo25124.9

Chance Creation

The most impactful shooters of the football amongst strikers. Our measure considers a mixture of accuracy and efficiency and, as usual, goes beyond what is the norm to tell it as it is.

PlayerClubRankingMins per Chance Created
Max KruseWerder Bremen139.09
Paulo DybalaJuventus239.98
Thomas MüllerBayern Munich343.54
Luis SuárezBarcelona 447.00
Iago AspasCelta Vigo548.95
Luis MurielSevilla649.73
Karim BenzemaReal Madrid749.82
Domenico BerardiSassuolo852.39
Lars StindlMönchengladbach956.30
Zlatan IbrahimovićUnattached1057.16
Cristiano RonaldoReal Madrid1157.63
Troy DeeneyWatford1262.63
Gonzalo HiguaínJuventus1363.09
Alvaro MorataChelsea 1465.00
Diego CostaChelsea1566.60
Radamel FalcaoAS Monaco1667.09
Andrea BelottiTorino1767.13
Olivier GiroudArsenal1867.84
Wissam Ben YedderSevilla1968.01
Alexandre LacazetteArsenal2068.05
Nicola SansoneVillarreal2168.15
Romelu LukakuManchester United2269.46
Manolo GabbiadiniSouthampton2371.94
Jamie VardyLeicester City2473.66
Mario MandžukićJuventus2574.24

Best Passing Strikers

Our comprehensive measure of passing for strikers which considers passing effectiveness, intent, accuracy, and involvement in play. Too often passing prowess is reduced to purely a measure of accuracy, ignoring the contextual factors that contribute to accuracy and the ultimate purpose of passing, creating meaningful chances.

PlayerTeamRankingPassing Index
Paulo DybalaJuventus193.1
Max KruseWerder Bremen 291.8
Lars StindlMönchengladbach387.7
Thomas MüllerBayern Munich485.5
Zlatan IbrahimovićUnattached582.3
Karim BenzemaReal Madrid679.0
Iago AspasCelta Vigo779.0
Domenico BerardiSassuolo876.6
Cristiano RonaldoReal Madrid975.5
Luis SuárezBarcelona1075.4
Antoine GriezmannAtlético Madrid1171.8
Cyril ThéréauUdinese1271.8
Alexandre LacazetteArsenal1370.5
Diego CostaChelsea1470.3
Sergio AgüeroManchester City1570.2
Radamel FalcaoAS Monaco1669.7
Gonzalo HiguaínJuventus1769.3
Alvaro MorataChelsea1868.8
Luis MurielSevilla1968.1
Nicola SansoneVillarreal2067.9
Olivier GiroudArsenal2165.6
Wissam Ben YedderSevilla 2265.4
Andrej KramarićHoffenheim2364.6
Romelu LukakuManchester United2464.4
Arkadiusz MilikNapoli2563.2

Note: Statistics correct up to end 2016/17 and represent data from the beginning of the 2014/15 season to present.

Top Dribblers

Dribbling is difference making. A great dribbler is a difference maker. Who tops our dribbling depth charts?

PlayerClubRankingDribbling Score
Sergio Agüero Manchester City11.84
Paulo DybalaJuventus21.80
Luis MurielSevilla31.31
Alexandre LacazetteArsenal41.14
Alvaro MorataChelsea50.95
Romelu LukakuManchester United60.92
Michy BatshuayiChelsea70.88
Gonzalo HiguaínJuventus80.85
Bafétimbi GomisMarseille90.83
Robert LewandowskiBayern Munich100.80
Harry KaneTottenham110.80
Domenico BerardiSassuolo120.76
Andrej KramarićHoffenheim130.73
Cristiano RonaldoReal Madrid140.73
Max KruseWerder Bremen150.67
Cyril ThéréauUdinese160.66
Nicola SansoneVillarreal170.65
Zlatan IbrahimovicUnattached180.63
Diego CostaChelsea190.62
Gerard MorenoEspanyol200.62
Iago AspasCelta Vigo210.60
Ciro ImmobileLazio220.57
Karim BenzemaReal Madrid230.56
Marco BorrielloCagliari240.53
Timo WernerRB Leipzig250.52

Note: Statistics correct up to end 2016/17 and represent data from the beginning of the 2014/15 season to present.

The Most Fouled Players

A great dribbler IS a difference maker. They are also some of the most prime candidates for being hacked to the ground. This also has implications for penalty wins and, obviously, goals.

PlayerClubRankingFouls Suffered
Andrea BelottiTorino13.84
Domenico BerardiSassuolo23.65
Nicola KalinićFiorentina32.96
Alvaro MorataChelsea42.91
Paulo DybalaJuventus52.86
Nicola SansoneVillarreal62.53
Lars StindlMönchengladbach72.41
Jimmy BriandEA Guingamp82.34
Aritz AdurizAthletic Bilbao92.31
Vedad IbiševićHertha Berlin102.27
Diego CostaChelsea112.21
Iago AspasCelta Vigo122.13
Javier HernándezWest Ham132.06
Cyril ThéréauUdinese141.97
Alexandre LacazetteArsenal151.93
Robert LewandowskiBayern Munich161.88
Timo WernerRB Leipzig171.84
Mattia DestroBologna181.80
Manolo GabbiadiniSouthampton191.80
Mario MandžukićJuventus201.78
Edin DžekoRoma211.78
Radamel FalcaoAS Monaco221.72
Luis SuárezBarcelona231.70
Harry KaneTottenham241.70
Marco BorrielloCagliari251.66

Note: Statistics correct up to end 2016/17 and represent data from the beginning of the 2014/15 season to present.