Players with double figures in goals & assists in Europe’s top five leagues this season

Karim Benzema, Mohamed Salah, Kylian Mbappe, Domenico Berardi the only players to reach double digit goals and assists.


Karim Benzema, Mohamed Salah, Kylian Mbappe, and Domenico Berardi have been stacking up goals and assists in their respective leagues. They are the only players to reach double digits goals and assists in Europe’s top 5 leagues this season.

Benzema, the Real Madrid goal scorer, leads La Liga in goals with a total of 20 goals in just 24 games, averaging 0.91 goals every game. The French striker also leads the assists charts with 10 assists. Benzema has stepped up since the departure of Cristiano Ronaldo in 2018 and has become the centrepiece for Real Madrid. He finished 4th in 2021’s Ballon d’Or after a spectacular calendar year.

Premier League goals and assists charts are dominated by Liverpool players, and the standout player amongst them is Mohamed Salah. Salah is Liverpool and Premier League’s top scorer with 19 goals and ranks 2nd in assists for both club and league with 10 assists. The 29-year-old teammate Trent Alexander Arnold leads the assists charts with 11 assists.

PSG superstar Kylian Mbappe has been the driving force for Pochettino’s men as they sit comfortably on the top of the French Ligue 1. Mbappe has been on a scoring spree this season with 14 goals in 24 games. He also scored the crucial goal in PSG’s Round of 16 first-leg matches against Real Madrid.

Although Monaco’s Ben Yedder tops the charts with 15 goals, Mbappe is right behind him with 14 goals having played two lesser games. Mbappe is also creating a lot for his teammates with 10 assists and shares most assist with teammate Lionel Messi.

A surprise name in this elite list is Italian side Sassuolo’s Domenico Berardi. The 27-year-old Italian has been pivotal for his team’s performance in the league as they sit in the top half of the league. Berardi provided the most number of assists in Serie A with 11 assists in 25 games. He also scored 12 goals during this time and sits 6th on the goal scorers list.

All four players have played a huge role in their team’s success and will be extremely vital in the coming two months.