Paul Pogba might be the most expensive player in the world and Mesut Ozil might have cost Arsenal £42 million, none of them has been impressive as Cesc Fabregas despite his limited role for Chelsea this season.
Fabregas’ start against Swansea City was just his sixth Premier League of the season but his assist against Swansea means Fabregas have provided seven assists this season more than Paul Pogba (3 assists) and Mesut Ozil (4 assists).
Fabregas has 3 Premier League goals this season despite playing just 659 minutes of Premier League football (0.41 goals every 90 minutes) compared to Pogba’s 4 goals in the league playing 2160 minutes of football (0.17 goals every 90 minutes) and Ozil’s 5 league goals playing 1862 minutes of football (0.24 goals every 90 minutes).
Fabregas creates more chances every 90 minutes compared to Ozil and Pogba. Fabregas has created 29 chances despite playing 659 minutes (3.96 chances every 90 minutes), Pogba has created 46 chances in 2160 minutes (1.92 chances every 90 minutes) and Ozil has created 59 chances in 1862 minutes (2.85 chances every 90 minutes).