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Statistical Analysis

Jean Michael Seri vs Giannelli Imbula – Ligue 1 – 2017/2018

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Jean Michael Seri


Giannelli Imbula


Position: Midfielder

Ligue 1 – 2017/2018

Statistical Analysis

Date: 05.07.2018


Jean Michael Seri vs Giannelli Imbula. 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 Jean Michael Seri and Giannelli Imbula in five passing categories:

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

Jean Michael Seri played more games in 2017/18 season for his team than Giannelli Imbula did — 31 to 28.
Seri played more minutes than Imbula – 2623 to 2256.
Jean Michael Seri has 5 assists in Ligue 1 (EFRating = 4.00), which is more than Giannelli Imbula’s one assist (EFRating = 0.80).
Seri has recorded 2.1 key passes per match in Ligue 1 (EFRating = 4.57), compared to Giannelli Imbula’s 0.9 (EFRating = 1.96).
Jean Michael Seri has created 86.3 passes per match in Ligue 1 (EFRating = 4.24), which is more than Giannelli Imbula’s 42.1 passes per match (EFRating = 2.07).
In Ligue 1, Seri has completed 90.4% of his passes (EFRating = 5.13), while Imbula has completed only 88.0% (EFRating = 4.33).
Jean Michael Seri has recorded 1 cross per match in Ligue 1 (EFRating = 3.53), compared to Giannelli Imbula’s 0.5 (EFRating = 1.76).

Based on the analysis above, Jean Michael Seri is clearly the king of 5 passing categories (assists, key passes per match, passes per match, pass success percentage and crosses per match).


In conclusion, with all the statistics, Jean Michael Seri seems like the easy pick over Giannelli Imbula as the superior passer in Ligue 1.


Player Jean Michael Seri Giannelli Imbula
EFRating 21.46 10.92


Jean Michael Seri
Jean Michael Seri

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