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

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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.

  1. Paul Pogba Man Utd 2021-22
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    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.

  2. Matteo Kovacic Chelsea 2021-22
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    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.

  3. Gabriel Jesus Manchester City 2021-22
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    Gabriel Jesus | Man City | 5 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.

  4. Mo Salah, Liverpool 2021-22
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    Mohamed Salah | Liverpool | 5 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.
  5. Abdoulaye Doucoure Everton 2021-22
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    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.

  6. Trent Alexander-Arnold Liverpool 2021-22
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    Trent Alexander-Arnold | Liverpool | 3 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.

  7. Michail Antonio, West Ham 2021-22
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    Michail Antonio | West Ham | 3 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.

  8. Allan Saint-Maximin Newcastle United 2021-22
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    Allan Saint-Maximin | Newcastle United | 3 assists

    Newcastle United's French forward Allan Saint-Maximin has emphasised his worth to the club in the past season, contributing to 14 Premier League goals (eight goals, six assists) over the course of the last two campaigns. 

  9. Emmanuel Dennis of Watford FC.
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    Emmanuel Dennis | Watford | 3 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.