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Statistical Analysis

Marcelo Brozovic vs Bryan Cristante – Serie A – 2018/2019

Euro Football Rumours

Marcelo Brozovic


Bryan Cristante

Position: Midfielder

Serie A – 2018/2019

Statistical Analysis

Date: 09.09.2019

Marcelo Brozovic
Marcelo Brozovic

We all have favorite midfielders. 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 Marcelo Brozovic and Bryan Cristante.

Marcelo Brozovic vs Bryan Cristante. The two fantastic midfielders in Serie A, but who has performed better in 2018/19 season?

Therefore we have made an analysis of the statistics achieved by Marcelo Brozovic and Bryan Cristante in five passing categories:

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

Bryan Cristante played more games in 2018/19 season for his team than Marcelo Brozovic did — 35 to 32.
Brozovic played more minutes than Cristante – 2657 to 2421.
Bryan Cristante has 3 assists in Serie A, which is more than Marcelo Brozovic’s one assist.
Marcelo Brozovic has recorded 1.6 key passes per match in Serie A, compared to Bryan Cristante’s 0.8.
Brozovic has created 78.8 passes per match in Serie A, which is more than Bryan Cristante’s 36.9 passes per match.
In Serie A, Marcelo Brozovic has completed 90.1% of his passes, while Bryan Cristante has completed only 82.2%.
Brozovic has recorded 0.8 crosses per match in Serie A, compared to Bryan Cristante’s 0.1.

Based on the analysis above, Marcelo Brozovic is clearly the king of 4 passing categories (key passes per match, passes per match, pass success percentage and crosses per match).

Bryan Cristante is the king of one passing category (assists).

The final score is 4-1.
In conclusion, with all the statistics, Marcelo Brozovic seems like the superior passer in Serie A.

Player Marcelo Brozovic Bryan Cristante
Status Winner Loser

Marcelo Brozovic or Bryan Cristante: Which midfielder would you want in your side?


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