Earlier this season, I wrote an article titled “Angel Di Maria is an Assist Machine” and now, he is officially the top assist man in Ligue 1 now that the season has been canceled due to the coronavirus.

With 14 assists in only 26 games, Di Maria dominated the category with AS Monaco’s Islam Slimani a distant second with 8. Neymar Jr. rounds out the top five with 6 assist on the season.

As impressive as this season’s performance was, it leaves you wondering what would have been possible if the season was completed. In 2015-16, Di Maria’s first season with PSG, the 32-year-old recorded 18 total assist, which was the most that year, and you have to believe he would have surpassed that by a decent margin. Continue reading…


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