Stats Focus 2016 Regular Season

MLS Regular Season: In Numbers…

It’s already been a special and historic year for New York City FC but it ain't over yet...

With the Playoffs coming up fast next week, we take a pause to reflect on the regular season that was.

Here are some of the key individual stats from NYCFC’s run to the postseason…

Minutes Played

  1. David Villa (2869 mins)
  2. Frederic Brillant (2790 mins)
  3. Andrea Pirlo (2770 mins)

Goals

  1. David Villa (23 goals)
  2. Frank Lampard (12 goals)
  3. Tommy McNamara (5 goals)

Goals per 90mins

  1. Frank Lampard (0.84 goals per 90mins)
  2. David Villa (0.72 goals per 90mins)
  3. Steven Mendoza (0.40 goals per 90mins)

Assists

  1. Andrea Pirlo (11 assists)
  2. Khiry Shelton (9 assists)& Tommy McNamara (9 assists)

Dribbles

  1. Jack Harrison (36 successful)
  2. David Villa (28 successful) & Steven Mendoza (28 successful)

Shots

  1. David Villa (166 shots, 68 on target)
  2. Steven Mendoza (45 shots, 10 on target)
  3. Tommy McNamara (40 shots, 18 on target)

Tackles

  1. Ronald Matarrita (94 successful tackles)
  2. Andrea Pirlo (69 successful tackles)
  3. Andoni Iraola (63 successful tackles)

Shots Blocked

  1. Frederic Brillant (26 shots blocked)
  2. Jason Hernandez (21 shots blocked)
  3. Andoni Iraola (14 shots blocked)

Aerial Duels

  1. Frederic Brillant (73 won)
  2. Federico Bravo (35 won)
  3. Khiry Shelton (30 won)

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