Arsenal new-boy Oleksandr Zinchenko may be the second-most effective player in Premier League EVER behind Chelsea icon

    ARSENAL signing Oleksandr Zinchenko is among the most effective Premier League players EVER.

    The £30million star spent 5 years at Manchester City where he earned 76 Prem appearances.

    Oleksandr Zinchenko has won 81.6 per cent of his Premier League games


    Oleksandr Zinchenko has won 81.6 percent of his Premier League gamesCredit: Getty
    Arjen Robben is the only player who has won a greater percentage of Prem matches than Zinchenko


    Arjen Robben may be the only player that has won a larger number of Prem matches than ZinchenkoCredit: News Group Newspapers Limited
    Many of the players in the top ten list have played for Manchester City


    Most of the players within the top list have performed for Manchester City

    Remarkably, Zinchenko won 62 of individuals matches because he pocketed four league-winners’ medals.

    Which means he’s won 81.6 percent from the Premier League games he’s performed in.

    And, based on Opta, which has him SECOND all-time, behind only former Chelsea winger Arjen Robben who boasts an eye on 82.1 percent.

    The very best ten list, of players who’ve performed a minimum of 50 Prem games, includes a number of Zinchenko’s now former City team-mates.

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    Zinchenko’s previous defensive team-mate in the Etihad Aymeric Laporte models from the top three having a win rate of 81.5 percent.

    He’s adopted out there by England star Phil Foden and Liverpool midfielder Naby Keita.

    The following five players out there all performed for City under Pep Guardiola at or still do, for example Gabriel Jesus, who also signed for that Gunners this summer time.

    Jesus is placed to reunite with Zinchenko in the Emirates and can hope the 25-year-old might help him improve his win number of 76.1.

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    The Brazilian has won 121 from 159 games, the 3rd greatest total out there.

    Only Bernardo Silva, rated sixth with 128 wins from 166 games, and Ederson, who boasts the greatest quantity of wins on 139, better Jesus.

    Ilkay Gundogan and Leroy Sane constitute all of those other top but tend to move above Zinchenko soon if he doesn’t leave to some winning begin in north London.

    But Arteta is confident Zinchecko will prove to add quality to his squad and it is confident his versatility will prove very helpful within the approaching campaign.


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