Evaluating the strength of a teams midfield is not easy. At 1vs1 we look at a value called Pass Progression Value (PPV). We measure the ability of players to play the pass into dangerous zones and to create chances. Koln has a PPV value of 0.18 and Crystal Palace has a value of 0.15. Within the team of Koln Marco Hoger has a total value of 0.68 and in the team of Crystal Palace the best player is Patrick Van Aanholt.
Based on all statistical information we believe that currently Crystal Palace is the better team. Please feel free to discuss with us – the comment box is below. We will be happy to reply.