It is probably the hardest thing to do in football; stick the ball in the back of the net.
It's easy enough to stick 10 men behind the ball and try and play out a draw; it's not so easy when charged with breaking down teams who have parked the bus. That's why creative-types and playmakers are so in fashion right now.
All the best teams have a man capable of unlocking a defence. At their very best, they are worth their weight in gold and can pick a pass out of nothing, releasing a striker in the blink of an eye.
Whoscored.comBut with the season drawing to a close, who exactly are the most creative players in the Premier League? Luckily, have taken a look at the players who have laid on the most assists, created the most chances and played the most key passes.
Click through and find out just who is the Premier League's creativity king…