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Axel Witsel

Defensive Midfielder, Midfielder (Centre) DM, M (C) - Dortmund
92 The FC ranking logo
POSITIONS APPS AVERAGE RATING
Defensive Midfielder (Centre) 40
7.4
Midfielder (Centre) 10
7.6
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Football You Missed, Nov 13: Into the Lion's Den at Estudiantes
Football You Missed

Football You Missed, Nov 13: Into the Lion's Den at Estudiantes

Television viewers got a treat in Argentina.

  • 17 minutes
European Goals of the Week, Nov 13: Barella Bullet and Magical Messi
Goals of the Week

European Goals of the Week, Nov 13: Barella Bullet and Magical Messi

Inter completed a dramatic comeback against Verona, while the Argentine scored two near-identical free-kicks.

  • 57 minutes
Why using Expected Goals kills the concept of a 'clinical' striker
Expected Goals

Why using Expected Goals kills the concept of a 'clinical' striker

If the likes of Ronaldo can't overperform xG, it proves it works as a key player metric

  • 1 hour
xG Check, Nov 12: WBA steal victory while Osasuna and Metz somehow claim draws
xG Check

xG Check, Nov 12: WBA steal victory while Osasuna and Metz somehow claim draws

Villarreal also record 3.5 xG but lose at Mallorca

  • 3 hours