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Benzema vs Messi - who is the better player?

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Is Benzema better than Messi? Here is our 1vs1 opinion:
Who has more goals in 2020/2021? Karim Benzema or Lionel Messi?
  • Karim Benzema’s has the following offensive skills. He has 12 goals and a total of 31 shots on goals. This results in a goal conversion rate of 16.44%. He had a total of 43 big chances. Expected goals can only be provided to logged in users.
  • Lionel Messi has the following offensive skills. He has 12 goals and a total of 50 shots on goals. This results in a goal conversion rate of 11.65%. He had a total of 46 big chances.
Who has more assists in 2020/2021? Karim Benzema or Lionel Messi?
  • Regarding the passing and playmaking skills we can see the following picture. Karim Benzema has a total of 5 asssists, 12 key passes (these are passes leading to a shot on goal) and he created a total of 17 chances.
  • Lionel Messi has a total of 2 assists, 28 key passes and he created a total of 30 chances.
  • Another important metric to measure the players performance is the pass completion rate in general and more importantly the pass completion rate into the opponents box – because this is where most goals are made. Karim Benzema has a pass completion rate of 82.17 % and a rate of 12.5% for passes into the box. Lionel Messi has a pass completion rate of 83.35% and a rate of 33.33 % for passes into the box.
  • Expected goals, expected goal build up and expected goal chain value are only visible to our logged in users.
Who is better in defense: Karim Benzema or Lionel Messi?
  • Lets have a look at Karim Benzema’s and Lionel Messi’s defensive skills. Karim Benzema has a total of 2 blocks, 15 ariel duels and a total number of 27 tackles.
  • Lionel Messi has a total of 0 blocks, 6 ariel duels and a total number of 20 tackles.
Summary

Given all statistical values we believe that Lionel Messi is the better player at the moment. Please feel free to discuss with us – the comment box is below. We will be happy to reply.

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LaLiga Fan
6 months ago
Comparing Lionel Messi to Benzema should be a crime. Messi had a rough season but still came out the best player in the league. Plus VAR has been biased with Real Madrid this season after the break. Still Messi shone.
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