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There are a whopping seven players with seven assists already this season, coming from different areas of the pitch in different leagues across Europe.
Leighton Baines is a much-lauded, creative left-back, but it's Eintracht Frankfurt's Bastian Oczipka who leads the way in this position.
The Bundesliga trend continues with Bayern Munich duo Franck Ribery, who is enjoying arguably his best season ever in a Roten shirt, and Thomas Muller, Jupp Heynckes' go-to guy. Szabolcs Huszti of Hannover 96 has managed seven assists, too, but that's mostly because he hits long passes for fun.
Marek Hamsik is enjoying his role in Walter Mazzarri's 3-5-1-1 formation at Napoli, while Wayne Rooney and Juan Mata represent the English Premier League at this stage.