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Who has the most Premier League assists in 2021-22?

19:00 EAT 16/01/2022
Paul Pogba Manchester United Trent Alexander-Arnold Liverpool 2021-22
Some of the most creative playmakers in world football compete in England's top division, but who is laying on the most goals this season?

Plenty of plaudits are dished out to the players who challenge for the Premier League top goalscorer awards, but what about those who provide the assists?

England's top division boasts some of the greatest creative talent in the world, with celebrated goal-weavers distributed across every team.

So who has the most assists in the 2021-22 edition of the Premier League? GOAL has all the details.

See the Premier League 2021-22 top goalscorers here.

  • Trent Alexander-Arnold Liverpool 2021-22

    Trent Alexander-Arnold | Liverpool | 10 assists

    Declared "the best right-back in the world" by Jurgen Klopp, Trent Alexander-Arnold has been a potent threat while driving out of the Liverpool defence into attack. As well as that, the England international is an accomplished set-piece taker.

  • Mo Salah, Liverpool 2021-22

    Mohamed Salah | Liverpool | 9 assists

    Liverpool's chief attacking outlet, Mohamed Salah both scores and sets up goals for his team-mates. While his assists total in the Premier League last season was just five, Salah has previously contributed double figures for the Reds in that department too.
  • Jarrod Bowen West Ham Leeds 2021-22

    Jarrod Bowen | West Ham | 7 assists

    West Ham attacker Jarrod Bowen has been one of the key figures in a fine start to the season for David Moyes' side and is a constant threat with his direct approach.
  • Paul Pogba Man Utd 2021-22

    Paul Pogba | Man Utd | 7 assists

    Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba has endured a lot of intense scrutiny over the years, but he is an important creative presence for the Red Devils and is showing his worth to the cause this season.

  • Gabriel Jesus Manchester City 2021-22

    Gabriel Jesus | Man City | 7 assists

    Manchester City boast an array of attacking riches, with no shortage of players who can both score and set goals up. Gabriel Jesus is one of those players and he has added more assists to his game.

  • Michail Antonio, West Ham 2021-22

    Michail Antonio | West Ham | 6 assists

    Michail Antonio has come on leaps and bounds at West Ham under David Moyes, developing into one of the club's best goal outlets.

  • Andy Robertson Liverpool 2021-22

    Andy Robertson | Liverpool | 6 assists

    The left-side prong of Liverpool's attack from deep, Andy Robertson gets forward at every opportunity and can pick a pass.

  • Bruno Fernandes Manchester United 2021-22

    Bruno Fernandes | Manchester United | 6 assists

    Bruno Fernandes hasn't put up the same eye-popping numbers this term as he did in 2020-21 - his first full season at Old Trafford, but the Portugal star is still a major part of the Red Devils attack.

  • Matteo Kovacic Chelsea 2021-22

    Mateo Kovacic | Chelsea | 5 assists

    Croatia international Mateo Kovacic is probably better known for the defensive aspect of his game, but the Chelsea midfielder does pop up with the odd assist when he gets forward.

  • Emmanuel Dennis of Watford FC.

    Emmanuel Dennis | Watford | 5 assists

    Emmanuel Dennis had the game of a lifetime when he assisted two goals in Watford's 5-2 rout of Everton in October, a game that they had been trailing initially.
  • Mason Mount

    Mason Mount | Chelsea | 5 assists

    A Ballon d'Or-nominated midfielder with an eye for a pass, Mason Mount has been an important part of Thomas Tuchel's Chelsea team, orchestrating plays.

  • Joao Cancelo Man City 2021-22

    Joao Cancelo | Man City | 5 assists

    The Manchester City defender is far more than just a full-back, with the Portugal international developing into a devastating attacking threat for Pep Guardiola's side.

  • Reece James Chelsea 2021-22

    Reece James | Chelsea | 5 assists

    Chelsea's right-back Reece James is a constant threat when going forward and is adding assists to his game under Thomas Tuchel.
  • Abdoulaye Doucoure Everton 2021-22

    Abdoulaye Doucoure | Everton | 4 assists

    Dynamic midfielder Abdoulaye Doucoure has been one of the quiet stars of the Premier League for the past few years. After first shining with Watford, the Frenchman is flourishing at Everton where he continues to pop up with goals and assists.

  • Nathan Redmond Southampton 2021-22

    Nathan Redmond | Southampton | 4 assists

    A legendary player for Southampton, Nathan Redmond is a menace from the wings, getting balls into the box and into the strikers.

  • Declan Rice West Ham 2021-22

    Declan Rice | West Ham | 4 assists

    Known for his defensive midfield role, Declan Rice has also pitched in on the attacking end this term as he's reached a career high in assists.

  • Said Benrahma

    Said Benrahma | West Ham | 4 assists

    In his second season at West Ham, Said Benrahma has added more goals to his game while continuing to provide a steady stream of assists.

  • Bukayo Saka, Arsenal vs Crystal Palace 2021

    Bukayo Saka | Arsenal | 4 assists

    Bukayo Saka has carried his teenage form past his 20th birthday this campaign, continuing to be a regular threat in Arsenal's attack under Mikel Arteta.

  • Roberto Firmino, Liverpool 2021-22

    Roberto Firmino | Liverpool | 4 assists

    Liverpool star Roberto Firmino continues to be key to his side's attack as they chase domestic and international silverware.

  • Riyad Mahrez Manchester City 2021-22

    Riyad Mahrez | Manchester City | 4 Assists

    Algeria international Riyad Mahrez has been a consistent source of goals for Manchester City and is as adept at providing them, as he is scoring them.

  • Kelechi Iheanacho

    Kelechi Iheanacho | Leicester City | 4 assists

    Known previously as a goalscoring striker, Kelechi Iheanacho has made his mark as a distributor this season as he's repeatedly set up team-mates in front of net.