Best passer, best dribbler, most error-prone: the standout players of this season

Best tackler – Lucas Leiva - 4.7 per game

Lucas has been an almost constant feature of Jurgen Klopp’s starting XI, despite being less dynamic and technically proficient than the type of player who is usually required for the German’s gegenpressing model. That's because the Brazilian’s inclusion is instead because he is by far the best destroyer in a squad lacking defensive bite; the next best tackler in the team, indeed, is Alberto Moreno with an unspectacular 2.9 per match.

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