Thiago stats: How Thiago compares to Liverpool midfielders as transfer deal agreed

Liverpool have reportedly agreed a deal to sign Thiago Alcantara from Bayern Munich. The Reds had been linked with the midfielder for much of the transfer window. Thiago has entered the final 12 months of his Bayern contract as Liverpool close in on a £27million deal.

The 29-year-old joined the German giants from Barcelona back in 2013 and recently helped the club win the Champions League.

Liverpool’s midfield already consists of Jordan Henderson, Fabinho, Georginio Wijnaldum and Naby Keita.

So how do Thiago’s stats compare to those of his future team-mates?

According to WhoScored, here are the numbers behind the players’ league performances last season.

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Thiago Alcantara

Apps: 20 (4)

Mins: 1772

Goals: 3

Assists: 0

Yellows: 7

Reds: 0

Shots per game: 0.8

Pass success: 90.5%

Aerials won: 1

WhoScored rating: 7.47

Jordan Henderson

Apps: 26 (4)

Mins: 2244

Goals: 4

Assists: 5

Yellows: 2

Reds: 0

Shots per game: 0.7

Pass success: 84.5%

Aerials won: 1

WhoScored rating: 7.15

Fabinho

Apps: 22 (6)

Mins: 2075

Goals: 2

Assists: 3

Yellows: 6

Reds: 0

Shots per game: 0.4

Pass success: 87%

Aerials won: 1.5

WhoScored rating: 6.89

Georginio Wijnaldum

Apps: 35 (2)

Mins: 2948

Goals: 4

Assists: 0

Yellows: 0

Reds: 0

Shots per game: 1

Pass success: 90.8%

Aerials won: 0.8

WhoScored rating: 6.81

Naby Keita

Apps: 9 (9)

Mins: 814

Goals: 2

Assists: 3

Yellows: 1

Reds: 0

Shots per game: 0.7

Pass success: 88.8%

Aerials won: 2

WhoScored rating: 6.94

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