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Gerard Moreno vs Simone Zaza – La Liga – 2017/2018

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Gerard Moreno


Simone Zaza


Position: Forward

La Liga – 2017/2018

Statistical Analysis

Date: 13.08.2018


Gerard Moreno vs Simone Zaza. The two fantastic forwards in La Liga, but who has performed better in 2017/18 season?

Therefore we have made an analysis of the statistics achieved by Gerard Moreno and Simone Zaza in five offensive categories:

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

Gerard Moreno played more games in 2017/18 season for his team than Simone Zaza did — 38 to 33.
Moreno played more minutes than Zaza – 3413 to 2079.
In La Liga, Gerard Moreno has scored 16 goals (EFRating = 5.60), while Simone Zaza has scored 13 goals (EFRating = 4.55).
Moreno has created one assist in La Liga (EFRating = 0.19), same like Zaza (EFRating = 0.19).
In La Liga, Gerard Moreno has completed 2.8 shots per match (EFRating = 2.70), while Simone Zaza has completed only 2.2 (EFRating = 2.12).
Gerard Moreno has recorded 1.2 key passes per match in La Liga (EFRating = 2.70), compared to Simone Zaza’s 0.5 (EFRating = 1.13).
In La Liga, Moreno has completed 1.7 dribbles per match (EFRating = 2.94), while Simone Zaza has completed only 0.4 (EFRating = 0.69).

Based on the analysis above, Gerard Moreno is clearly the king of 4 offensive categories (goals, shots per match , key passes per match and dribbles per match).


In conclusion, with all the statistics, Gerard Moreno seems like the easy pick over Simone Zaza as the superior offensive player in La Liga.


Player Gerard Moreno Simone Zaza
EFRating 14.14 8.68


Gerard Moreno
Gerard Moreno

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