Andy Delort vs Edinson Cavani – Ligue 1 – 2018/2019

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Andy Delort


Edinson Cavani

Position: Striker

Ligue 1 – 2018/2019

Statistical Analysis

Date: 26.08.2019

Andy Delort
Andy Delort

We all have favorite strikers. Either because they play in our favorite football team, because the way they play the game suits our eyes or because of what they have accomplished. Obviously, and Football being such a passionate sport, more often than not, football fans tend to be constantly against each other, trying to demonstrate that their favorite football player is the best and nobody can outplay him.

Football is a universal language, that can inspire discussion between people from all parts of the globe. The debate that can inspire an opinion from just about any football fan around the globe concerns the relative merits of Andy Delort and Edinson Cavani.

Andy Delort vs Edinson Cavani. The two fantastic strikers in Ligue 1, but who has performed better in 2018/19 season?

Therefore we have made an analysis of the statistics achieved by Andy Delort and Edinson Cavani in five offensive categories:

  • Goals
  • Assists
  • Shots per match
  • Key passes per match
  • Dribbles per match

Andy Delort played more games in 2018/19 season for his team than Edinson Cavani did — 36 to 21.
Delort played more minutes than Cavani – 3132 to 1676.
In Ligue 1, Edinson Cavani has scored 18 goals, while Andy Delort has scored 14 goals.
Delort has created 7 assists in Ligue 1, which is more than Cavani’s 5 assists.
In Ligue 1, Andy Delort has completed 3.3 shots per match, while Edinson Cavani has completed only 2.5.
Delort has recorded 1.6 key passes per match in Ligue 1, compared to Cavani’s 0.6.
In Ligue 1, Andy Delort has completed 1.5 dribbles per match, while Edinson Cavani has completed only 0.6.

Based on the analysis above, Andy Delort is clearly the king of 4 offensive categories (assists, shots per match , key passes per match and dribbles per match).

Edinson Cavani is the king of one offensive category (goals).

The final score is 4-1.
In conclusion, with all the statistics, Andy Delort seems like superior striker in Ligue 1.

Player Andy Delort Edinson Cavani
Status Winner Loser

Andy Delort or Edinson Cavani: Which striker would you want in your side?


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