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Messi vs Cancelo - who is the better player?

Records
Messi
Cancelo

Top 10 in Goals
French Ligue 1

#1 in 1vs1 Index
French Ligue 1

#1 in Assists
French Ligue 1

#1 in Assists outside the box
French Ligue 1

#1 in Key passes
French Ligue 1

#1 in Chance creation
French Ligue 1

#2 in Big chances
French Ligue 1

Top 10 in Shots on target conversion rate, %
French Ligue 1

#3 in Dribblings
French Ligue 1

Top 5 in 1vs1 Index
French Ligue 1

Top 10 in Red cards
French Ligue 1

Top 10 in Passes into final third
French Ligue 1

Scouting report
Messi
Cancelo
% Per 90 Metric Per 90 %
97.85%
0.53 Goals 0.12
76.86%
99.93%
5.13 Key passes 1.12
91.24%
48.53%
83 Pass completion, % 88
76.92%
38.98%
45 Challenges won, % 63
81.81%
63.93%
0.06 xG conversion 0.19
97.29%
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Strengths & Weaknesses
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Messi vs Cancelo Detailed Stats
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    Goals

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    Playmaking

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    Passing

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    Defense

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Is Messi better than Cancelo? Here is our 1vs1 opinion:

Who has more goals in 2022/2023? Lionel Messi or Joao Cancelo?

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  • Lionel Messi’s has the following offensive skills. He has 8 goals and a total of 35 shots on goals. This results in a goal conversion rate of 58%. He had a total of 45 big chances. Expected goals can only be provided to logged in users.
  • Joao Cancelo has the following offensive skills. He has 2 goals and a total of 0 shots on goals. This results in a goal conversion rate of 27%. He had a total of 6 big chances.

Who has more assists in 2022/2023? Lionel Messi or Joao Cancelo?

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  • Regarding the passing and playmaking skills we can see the following picture. Lionel Messi has a total of 11 asssists, 78 key passes (these are passes leading to a shot on goal) and he created a total of 57 chances.
  • Joao Cancelo has a total of 1 assists, 18 key passes and he created a total of 9 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. Lionel Messi has a pass completion rate of 59% for passes into the box. Joao Cancelo has a pass completion rate of 48% 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: Lionel Messi or Joao Cancelo?

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  • Lets have a look at Lionel Messi’s and Joao Cancelo’s defensive skills. Lionel Messi has a total of 1 blocks, 5 aerial duels and a total number of 27 tackles.
  • Joao Cancelo has a total of 6 blocks, 49 aerial duels and a total number of 42 tackles.

Summary

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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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Mohammed Michael
10 months ago
Hi ...hope this works
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