Toni Kroos vs Koke – LaLiga – 2018/2019

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Toni Kroos



Position: Midfielder

LaLiga – 2018/2019

Statistical Analysis

Date: 10.09.2019

Toni Kroos
Toni Kroos

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 Toni Kroos and Koke.

Toni Kroos vs Koke. The two fantastic midfielders in LaLiga, but who has performed better in 2018/19 season?

Therefore we have made an analysis of the statistics achieved by Toni Kroos and Koke in five passing categories:

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

Koke played more games in 2018/19 season for his team than Toni Kroos did — 30 to 28.
Koke played more minutes than Kroos – 2588 to 2227.
Toni Kroos has 4 assists in LaLiga, same like Koke.
Kroos has recorded 2.3 key passes per match in LaLiga, compared to Koke’s 2.0.
Toni Kroos has created 74.0 passes per match in LaLiga, which is more than Koke’s 64.7 passes per match.
In LaLiga, Kroos has completed 93.2% of his passes, while Koke has completed only 86.2%.
Toni Kroos has recorded 1.5 crosses per match in LaLiga, compared to Koke’s 1.0.

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

The final score is 4-0, with one tie.
In conclusion, with all the statistics, Toni Kroos seems like the superior passer in LaLiga.

Player Toni Kroos Koke
Status Winner Loser

Toni Kroos or Koke: Which midfielder would you want in your side?


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