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Ghana midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng rated as the best dribbler in Europe's top leagues

Published on: 18 March 2014
Kevin Prince Boateng has been rated as the best dribbler in Europe

Ghana midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng has been rated as the most successful dribbler in Europe’s top five leagues, statistics have revealed.

According to Football Dynamics, the Schalke midfielder has a minimum of 44 successful one-on-one’s battles, amounting to 75.47%.

With 73.02% dribbles this season, VFB Stuggart's Guinean midfielder, Ibrahima Traore, is second on the list.

Boukary Dramé, a French-born Senegalese footballer playing in Italy for A.C. Chievo Verona, as a left defender, comes on the list as third.

The 28-year-old has won 67.78% of one-on-one’s and has two assists to his name.

In fourth place is German-born Tunisian footballer, Sami Allagui, who plys his trade with Hertha Berlin.

Allagui has won 65.53% dribbles.

24-year-old Cameroonian footballer, Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting, is fifth on the list. He has two assists to his name so far, and has successfully completed 64.84% dribbles.

There is no place in the list for familiar playmakers - Yaya Toure, Gervais Yao Gervinho, Christian Atsu, Abdel Taraabt, and Jonathan Pitroipa.

Source: Graphic


  • Papa Nkrumah says:
    March 18, 2014 11:44 am
    Good stuff. But GSN, please put this news in some perspective. I think you mean to say, African players playing in Europe. All the same congrats to KPB.
  • milky says:
    March 18, 2014 01:42 pm
    This is a stupid stat!!! This means nothing. I'm a Ghanaian and love KPB but GSN stop trying too hard OVER hype our soccer players!
  • AI says:
    March 18, 2014 06:44 pm
    Yea it is among African players playing in Europe, not all of Europe, well done KPB