Football clubs best ball possession ranking shows Xavi’s Barcelona overtake Bayern Munich to follow Pep’s City while Chelsea edge closer to top zone
Xavi is strongly chasing after his former boss, Pep Guardiola as Somtosport gather the top 5 leagues teams with best possession stats.
Although having suffered one defeat in the Champions League, Barcelona hold an impressive record on their local league, bagging 7 wins and one draw, same as Real Madrid who is no where the top 3 of this clubs best possession list.Embed from Getty Images
Carlo Ancelotti’s Los Blancos have tried to maintain a good result so far this season but haven’t been able to own most of the balls like Barcelona and Manchester City have done so far.
The stat shows Real Madrid placed on the 8th position, siting behind Chelsea and Paris Saint German (PSG) respectively.
Chelsea sitting on the 6th place having a 2.0 points per game boost could in anytime overtake Fiorentina who ride on just 1.0 point per match boost.
Mikel Arteta’s Arsenal sit outside the top 10 but are quickly racing into the top with their 2.7 points per game run, currently sitting behind Napoli and Olympic Lyon.
See top 20 teams with most ball possessions so far this season below.
|67.2%||Manchester City (ENG)||2.6||7||2||0|
|64.3%||FC Barcelona (ESP)||2.8||7||1||0|
|64.3%||Bayern Munich (GER)||1.8||4||4||1|
|63.2%||Liverpool FC (ENG)||1.3||2||4||2|
|60.9%||ACF Fiorentina (ITA)||1.0||2||3||4|
|60.5%||Chelsea FC (ENG)||2.0||5||1||2|
|59.4%||Paris Saint German (FRA)||2.6||8||2||0|
|59.1%||Real Madrid (ESP)||2.8||7||1||0|
|59.0%||Valencia CF (ESP)||1.6||4||1||3|
|58.2%||Olympique Lyonnais (FRA)||1.4||4||2||4|
|58.0%||SSC Napoli (ITA)||2.6||7||2||0|
|57.8%||Arsenal FC (ENG)||2.7||8||0||1|
|57.6%||RB Leipzig (GER)||1.3||3||3||3|
|57.3%||Stade Rennais (FRA)||1.8||5||3||2|
|57.2%||RC Lens (FRA)||2.1||6||3||1|
|56.8%||Real Sociedad (ESP)||2.0||5||1||2|
|56.2%||LOSC Lille (FRA)||1.6||5||1||4|
|55.5%||Olympiacos Marseille (FRA)||2.3||7||2||1|
|54.8%||AC Milan (ITA)||2.2||6||2||1|
|54.6%||Inter Milan (ITA)||1.7||5||0||4|
|54.2%||Athletic Club (ESP)||2.1||5||2||1|