Euro Football Rumours
Position: Winger (Right)
Ligue 1 – 2017/2018
Florian Thauvin vs Malcom. The two fantastic wingers in Ligue 1, but who has performed better in 2017/18 season?
Therefore we have made an analysis of the statistics achieved by Florian Thauvin and Malcom in five passing categories:
- Key passes per match
- Passes per match
- Pass success percentage
- Crosses past per match
Florian Thauvin played 35 games in 2017/18 season for his team same lika Malcom.
Thauvin played more minutes than Malcom – 2966 to 2867.
Florian Thauvin has 11 assists in Ligue 1 (EFRating = 8.80), which is more than Malcom’s 7 assists (EFRating = 5.60).
Malcom has recorded 2.5 key passes per match in Ligue 1 (EFRating = 5.43), compared to Florian Thauvin’s 2.2 (EFRating = 4.78).
Florian Thauvin has created 45.8 passes per match in Ligue 1 (EFRating = 2.25), which is more than Malcom’s 38.6 passes per match (EFRating = 1.89).
In Ligue 1, Malcom has completed 82.1% of his passes (EFRating = 2.37), while Thauvin has completed only 78.2% (EFRating = 1.07).
Malcom has recorded 1.5 crosses per match in Ligue 1 (EFRating = 5.29), compared to Florian Thauvin’s 1.2 (EFRating = 4.24).
Based on the analysis above, Florian Thauvin is clearly the king of 2 passing categories (assists and passes per match).
Malcom is the king of 3 passing categories (key passes per match, pass success percentage and crosses per match).
In conclusion, with all the statistics, Florian Thauvin seems like superior passer in Ligue 1.