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Ellyes Skhiri vs Lukas Lerager – Ligue 1 – 2017/2018

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Ellyes Skhiri


Lukas Lerager


Position: Defensive Midfielder

Ligue 1 – 2017/2018

Statistical Analysis

Date: 10.07.2018


Ellyes Skhiri vs Lukas Lerager. The two fantastic midfielders in Ligue 1, but who has performed better in 2017/18 season?

Therefore we have made an analysis of the statistics achieved by Ellyes Skhiri and Lukas Lerager in five passing categories:

  • Assists
  • Key passes per match
  • Passes per match
  • Pass success percentage
  • Crosses past per match

Lukas Lerager played more games in 2017/18 season for his team than Ellyes Skhiri did — 37 to 35.
Lerager played more minutes than Skhiri – 3286 to 3052.
Ellyes Skhiri has one assist in Ligue 1 (EFRating = 0.80), same like Lukas Lerager (EFRating = 0.80).
Skhiri has recorded 0.9 key passes per match in Ligue 1 (EFRating = 1.96), compared to Lukas Lerager’s 0.6 (EFRating = 1.30).
Ellyes Skhiri has created 44.8 passes per match in Ligue 1 (EFRating = 2.20), which is more than Lukas Lerager’s 42.6 passes per match (EFRating = 2.09).
In Ligue 1, Ellyes Skhiri has completed 86.2% of his passes (EFRating = 3.73), while Lukas Lerager has completed only 77.1% (EFRating = 0.70).
Lukas Lerager has recorded 0.1 crosses per match in Ligue 1 (EFRating = 0.35).

Based on the analysis above, Ellyes Skhiri is clearly the king of 3 passing categories (key passes per match, passes per match and pass success percentage).

Lukas Lerager is the king of 1 passing category (crosses per match).


In conclusion, with all the statistics, Ellyes Skhiri seems like superior passer in Ligue 1.


Player Ellyes Skhiri Lukas Lerager
EFRating 8.69 5.25


Ellyes Skhiri
Ellyes Skhiri

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