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Messi vs Mbappe - who is the better player?

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#1 in 1vs1 Index
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#1 in Big chances
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#1 in Shots on target
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#1 in Assists
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#1 in Assists inside the box
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#1 in Assists outside the box
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#1 in Key passes
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#1 in Chance creation
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#1 in Goals by foot
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#1 in Goals
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#2 in Big chances
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#2 in Shots on target
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#2 in Chance creation
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#3 in Expected Goals (xG)
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#3 in One-touch passes completion, %
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#3 in Key passes
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Scouting report
Messi
Mbappe
% Per 90 Metric Per 90 %
98.02%
0.54 Goals 0.89
99.65%
99.93%
5.28 Key passes 2.16
99.36%
47.95%
83 Pass completion, % 84
54.38%
38.83%
45 Challenges won, % 32
12.73%
63.15%
0.06 xG conversion 0.11
81.33%
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Messi vs Mbappe Detailed Stats
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Is Messi better than Mbappe? Here is our 1vs1 opinion:

Who has more goals in 2022/2023? Lionel Messi or Kylian Mbappe?

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  • Lionel Messi’s has the following offensive skills. He has 7 goals and a total of 34 shots on goals. This results in a goal conversion rate of 61%. He had a total of 43 big chances. Expected goals can only be provided to logged in users.
  • Kylian Mbappe 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 54%. He had a total of 42 big chances.

Who has more assists in 2022/2023? Lionel Messi or Kylian Mbappe?

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  • Regarding the passing and playmaking skills we can see the following picture. Lionel Messi has a total of 11 asssists, 69 key passes (these are passes leading to a shot on goal) and he created a total of 52 chances.
  • Kylian Mbappe has a total of 2 assists, 29 key passes and he created a total of 33 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 62% for passes into the box. Kylian Mbappe has a pass completion rate of 66% 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 Kylian Mbappe?

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  • Lets have a look at Lionel Messi’s and Kylian Mbappe’s defensive skills. Lionel Messi has a total of 1 blocks, 5 aerial duels and a total number of 20 tackles.
  • Kylian Mbappe has a total of 0 blocks, 14 aerial duels and a total number of 12 tackles.

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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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jsrkgfk
1 week ago
mbappe is way better then messi but who cares they both play on the same team france and psg
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William
4 weeks ago
Mbappé hasn't and will never achieve even half of what Messi has achieved in his career. Comparing the legend, a player in the history books, the 7 time Ballon d'Or winner with this small boy is really an insult not only to Messi bit to all football fans.
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Webber
1 week ago
mbappe is younger and has more potential
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