8. Steven Gerrard, Liverpool

Assists-per-game - 0.25; Chanced pg - 2.58; "big" chances pg: 0.11; accurate through-balls pg: 0.28

Liverpool's all-action captain has been revitalised under new-boss Brendan Rodgers, and hadn't missed a single game before last weekend. He ranks highly with an average of 2.58 chances created per-game.

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