Only Ryan Giggs Has More Assists Than Cesc Fabregas In The Premier League
Cesc Fabregas is an assist merchant. He creates goals for fun and only Ryan Giggs has more assists than him in Premier League history.
Cesc Fabregas, 31, has officially signed for AS Monaco as he links up with former Arsenal teammate Thierry Henry. The pair are reunited following a prolific stint together in North London.
The AS Monaco boss now boasts a real playmaker in the shape of Fabregas, who owns a set of remarkable statistics.
The influential-Spaniard has created a stunning 111 goals in the Premier League and is the only player to provide 10+ assists in six different league campaigns.
The only player to provide 10+ assists in six different Premier League seasons. pic.twitter.com/qmIDK9iMxd
- Squawka Football (@Squawka) January 11, 2019
111 - Cesc Fabregas has delivered 111 assists in Premier League, only Ryan Giggs has delivered more in the history of the competition (162). Provider. pic.twitter.com/dHmqFzeRIg
- OptaJean (@OptaJean) January 11, 2019
He enjoyed eight glorious season's at Arsenal before moving to Barcelona where he forged a lethal partnership with Lionel Messi.
The World Cup winner then returned to England's top flight by securing a move to Chelsea, where he produced in the attacking third helping his side win not one but two Premier League titles.
Fabregas has etched an incredible legacy and will go down as one of the greatest creative players the Premier League has ever seen.
AS Monaco have a serious talent on their books, and Fabregas is excited about the 'new project'.
Wow. I'm honoured to announce that I will be starting an exciting journey with this wonderfully historic Club. @as_monaco will be my home for the next 3.5 years and I cannot wait to start this new challenge. #daghemunegu #NowItsTime pic.twitter.com/t2rB4Vqklh
- Cesc Fàbregas Soler (@cesc4official) January 11, 2019
"It is a great pleasure to join AS Monaco, a new project for me," he told Monaco's official website.
"The group is of quality with young players and a young coach.
"January 'I'm here to help the team, I'm looking forward to starting, we have a great match to play in Marseille on Sunday. I am very excited."
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