7=. Andrea Pirlo – 86

The legendary Italian midfielder continues to defy the critics, producing brilliance from the deep-lying playmaker position for Juventus and Italy.

Last season he created seven and scored five, and this term he’s notched three goals already in Serie ‘A’ as they look to defend their domestic title.

Pirlo’s stats read 91 passing, 76 shooting, 58 pace, 82 dribbling, 67 defending, 52 heading.