Midfield like any other key position in football plays an important role in every team going forward. Practically midfielders are the standing block in every team, with solid midfield attackers will be dazzling in goals so defenders will concede the least goals.
Stanislav Lobotka is practically one of the best holding midfielders in Serie A. The Slovakian has found its way into Luciano Spalleti Napoli midfield since his move from Celta Vigo a year and a half ago. The 27-year-old statistics this season shows consistency in form and against Salernitana on Sunday noon was eyewitness performance as he excelled in a 4-1 win at Stadio Diego Armando Maradona with accurate passes of 139 a percentage of 98.6, and total touches of 151.
Comparing these stats to midfielders in other leagues shows Stanislav Lobotka had the best moment this week.
Manchester United - Bruno Fernandes made an accurate pass of 49 a percentage of 80.3% this week against West Ham and touches of 75.
Kevin De Bruyne comes in with 97 touches and 58 accurate passes against Southampton a percentage of 90.6.
Liverpool duo - Fabinho and Jordan Henderson made an accurate pass of 46 (86.8%) and 48 (81.4%) respectively alongside 61 and 75 touches against Crystal Palace.
Real Madrid trio - Casemiro, Toni Kroos, and Luka Modric against Elche this week had 93, 60, and 85 touches respectively together with 80.9% (55), 94% (47), and 91.2% (62) of accurate passes.
Barcelona duo - Frenkie de Jong and Sergio Busquets both respectively had 86, 105 touches alongside 87.5% (63) and 81.5% (75) of accurate passes against Alaves this week.
It's about time we take a look at other leagues other than English Premier League and La Liga. Do you agree?.
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